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Binomial Nomenclature – Plant Identification

Ever wonder how plants get their names? Learn more!

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Common Diseases that Affect Deciduous Trees and Shrubs

Just as lawns get diseases, so do our trees.From physical deformities to poor leaf color, here are deciduous tree diseases that may affect their health.

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Destructive Landscape Pests: Identifying Leaf Sucking Insects

Are leaf eating insects damaging your trees? Here are leaf insects that suck out leaf juices affecting the trees beautiful color!

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Fungus: Control These Types of Common Tree Fungal Diseases

Without proper care and changing climates, trees can become exposed to several tree fungal diseases. Here are common tree fungus diseases to control!

Keep your ornamental beds looking their best with a specialized Spring-Green program

How to Fertilize Trees & Shrubs

Trees and shrubs are the essential ingredients to a beautiful landscape. Read more to find out exactly how to help your plants reach their potential.

How to Make a Landscape Plan

In need of a spectacular landscape, but don’t know where to start? Read about the essentials of landscape planning.

How to Prevent Landscape Damage from Deer

We love deer. We just don’t love them making dinner out of our bushes. Here are some helpful tips and tricks to keep those beautiful creatures out of your landscape.

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Indicator Plants: Trees Prone To Diseases and Insects

Indicator plants are a tree commonly found in the area that often experiences a specific problem. Learn what types of indicator plants are in the U.S.

The Benefits of Using Mulch in Your Landscape

Mulch adds so much value to your landscape, and not just in looks. Learn about all the great benefits mulch adds to your yard.

Tips for Properly Watering Your Landscape

Knowing how much to water your plants can sometimes be tough to determine. Here are some tips on how to keep your landscape quenched and not drowning.

After a storm, cut any broken branches that can be easily reached. Make sure to cut the branch in an area that's just above a lateral branch.

Tips on Maintaining Trees and Avoiding Tree Damage

Whether it’s a car bumper or a lawn mower, our trees can take a heavy beating. Make sure you protect them to the best of your abilities with these steps.

Cedar Apple Rust Crabapple Diseases

Tree Diseases: Common Crabapple Diseases to Look For

Most blooming Crabapple trees are resistant to disease, but wondering what diseases affect crabapple trees?

Leaf Eating Insects

Tree Leaf Eaters: Watch Out For These Leaf Eating Insects

Leaf eating insects are highly destructive and can defoliate majority of the tree plant in a matter of time. Here a leaf eating insects to watch out for!

Tree Maintenance Tips

Like all living organisms, trees and shrubs need proper nutrients to live long, healthy lives. The proper maintenance methods can prevent against disease and insect invasion, helping to improve the health and beauty of your trees.

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Tree & Shrub Pests: Common Tree Insects To Look Out For

Tree insects cause damage to trees by eating or sucking the juices from leaves. Here are common tree insects to be on the look out for to avoid tree damage.

Tree Watering Tips

Larger trees show water stress very slowly, so it tends to be an often overlooked part of tree maintenance. Learn the steps of proper watering practices.

Leaf Scorch Weather Related Tree Diseases

Weather Related Tree Diseases and How it Affects their Health

There are a few weather related tree diseases that affect our trees health. Learn how you can keep your trees healthy from their roots to their leaves.