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  1. The Pros and Cons of Male, Female, and Sterile Trees

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    Trees with seeds and fruit have their benefits - and problems - that go along with them. Luckily, there are so many options available these days that it can be confusing when hearing all the various terminology that goes with plant options.


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  2. Crisp, Captivating & Classic Columnar Trees

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    Power. Crispness. Formal. Wait, are we talking about Usain Bolt’s running technique? Nope! These are just a few of the adjectives we use to describe Columnar t

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  3. #ProPlantTips: All About Chill Hours! - Why It’s Important!

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    Whether you're talking about Lilacs or fruit trees, chill hours can make or break a successful flowering or fruiting season, literally because of just a few degrees in temperature! 

    For most plants, as long as they are planted within their

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  4. Planting Apple Trees

    Planting a new apple tree

    Planting apple trees in a home garden will allow for delicious fruit that everybody can enjoy. Planting apple trees does not differ much from planting other types of trees, but there are some special things to consider when planting these fruit trees.

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  5. Create a Patriotic Garden by Playing with Reds, Whites & Blues!

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    Home of the brave and land of the free, celebrate Independence and America in your landscape with these patriotic plants and some American patio and garden

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  6. Create Beautifully Useful Pollinator Gardens

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    Happy Pollinator Week!

    It’s Pollinator Week, so we have put together a special plant collection of wonderful pollinator-friendly natives and nativars for you. Our h

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  7. Superstitions Rooted In Plants And The Truth On Growing A Successful Garden!

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    Happy Friday the 13th!

    From folks believing that plants had magical properties to plant ingredients able to turn lead into gold, to making love potions from flowers - plants and herbs have always captivated the imagination and have been steeped

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  8. Less Room, More Plants With Small Space Gardening

    Plants On A Balcony

    In today’s urban yards and postage stamp lots, it can be difficult to have the garden and landscaping you desire! You won’t even need a patch of earth to plant in with today’s downsized options! 

    A porch, patio or even a bal

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  9. Keeping it Spooky Year-Round: Halloween Garden Ideas!

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    Chocolate and candy, costumes, chills, scary stories, and goosebumps! The haunting season is upon us! Is your garden up to the challenge of this time of year?

    From witch's brews, potions, and alchemy - the source of most superstition and the supernatural

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  10. When Life Gives You Rocks…Create a Rock Garden!

    Whether it's large-scale or just a small corner of the yard, on purpose or you are just dealing with what you've been dealt in the landscape lottery - a Rock Garden is a fantastic xeric garden design that adds interest to what would otherwise be an eyesore!

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