Tag: Plants

Selecting Plants for Troubled Soils

Homebuyers with contaminated soil are seeking ways to sustainably improve topsoil, especially as they begin improving landscaping.

Wildlife at Home

Sustainability is more than a buzzword, with many homeowners making design and purchase decisions based on their personal environmental impact.

Why Age Matters When Winterizing Trees

With the coming of shorter days, urban trees undergo changes in preparation for winter. Here's how tree care professionals can protect them.

Shrubs: An Overlooked Choice in Container Gardens

Here are some tips for successful container gardening with flowering shrubs, that add height, texture and color to containers.

Arbor Day: The Tree Planter’s Holiday

Arbor Day is important to the communities and universities in the state that have been designated as a Tree City USA or Tree Campus USA.

Landscaping with Wildlife in Mind

Many people want to support wildlife populations, but the same time, homeowners don’t want their landscapes destroyed by deer and rabbits.