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  1. Top 10 Most Salt-Tolerant Plants

    Rosuga rose on beach

    Here at Nature Hills we often get asked about specific plants for specific locations. Some questions we get frequently are, "What kind of plants do well in salty conditions? What are good salt-tolerant trees, shrubs, perennials and bushes?"

    It's

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  2. Bareroot Plants…. What to Expect When You are Expecting Delivery

    bareroot delivery

    We’ve said it once and we’ll say it again, bareroot plants rock! We could rave about them all day and if you want to learn a little bit more about all the reasons you should buy bareroot, check out

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  3. Flowering Shrubs to Punch Up Your Landscape

    Flowering bushes in a yard

    Maybe it has been a while since you went shopping for some new flowering shrubs. Maybe the last time you looked for any new flowering shrubs was at one of the big box stores that seem to roll out the same old plants from the same old

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  4. How Much Sun Do Fruit Trees Need?

    Fruit tree in sun header

    There is something very satisfying about going out into your own yard and picking a fresh, ripe piece of fruit right off of the tree, isn't there? Here at Nature Hills we hear stories all the time from our friends in Florida and California about the pleasure

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  5. Garden Blogs you Should be Following

    Woman reading tablet in the garden

    Ok, besides ours obviously. 

    You can never have enough garden inspiration and often learning from those in your growing zones, and those who have first hand experience designing your own personal dream garden, are exactly who you should look

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  6. Apricots Are Underrated (And Here’s Why)

    Ripe apricots hanging from tree

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  7. 5 Fantastic Shrubs for the Front Yard (and How to Find More)

    Front yard shrubs in a landscape

    What makes a great front yard shrub? Is it the flowers, foliage, growth habit, height, or some combination of all characteristics?

    Before answering this question, you have to ask yourself what exactly you’re looking for in a front yard shrub. I

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  8. How to Take Care of Magnolia Trees

    Magnolia Tree in Bloom

    Magnolias. Oh, how they make the first weeks of spring shine! Coveted for their GORGEOUS flowers, these trees are staples in USDA growing zones 3-9. 

    Loving these trees and growing them are two different things though. Follow along as we

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  9. The Right Way To Water Your Plants

    The Right Way to Water

    They’re the age-old questions, “How often do I water my plants?” and, “Am I overwatering my plants?” You can check 10 different sources and get 10 different answers but we’re going to give you a few good rules of thumb to live by. 

    First,

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  10. #ProPlantTips: How to Prune Hydrangeas

    pruning a hydrangea paniculata

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