Sometimes, deciding whether or not to remove a tree is a most difficult question to answer.
Top 10 Trees for Small Spaces
Not all trees have to tower. Find the perfect tree for that small corner of your yard
14 Simple Gardening Tips and Tricks
From using leftover coffee beans to preventing dirt from getting underneath fingernails, master gardener Paul James shares his top 14 tips and shortcuts to make spring gardening a breeze.
How to Water New Trees, Shrubs, and Other Plants
Award-winning landscapers and landscape designers in Lancaster, PA explain how to water your new trees, shrubs, and flowers in your new plantings.
15 Tips for Designing a Garden
A garden designer offers advice for creating enjoyable, livable garden spaces by Andrew Schulman I’ve always thought that the best gardens are those that make people happy and comfortable. Sure, great gardens look good, but they have to feel good, too. The gardens I admire most are relaxing, easy to move through, and not too hard to maintain. Paths and structures must be simple to navigate, while the plants selected must provide interest and serve a function without being bullies or prima donnas. As a landscape architect, I tackle these issues of comfort and utility every day. Here are 15 practical tips that have helped me create enjoyable, livable gardens for myself and my clients 1…
What a Landscape Architect Wants You to Know About What They Do
There are many misconceptions about exactly what landscape architects do. Learn what they are all about in the first step toward hiring one
Lawn-care basics: how much to cut, irrigate, fertilize
Pest Control Tips for the Top 10 Insects
Battling unwelcome insects can be a big headache. But following a few tips will help you keep the most common insects at bay.
What Is the Difference Between a Tree and a Shrub?
Have you ever wondered how to distinguish a tree and a shrub? Size matters, but it is not the only identifying feature.
10 Medicinal Trees That Heal Virtually Everything
Natural medicine can solve many common ailments and wounds, and this article addresses ten of the most common medicinal trees and their uses. Additionally, you’ll discover how to easily make your own salves, tinctures, wound washes and poultices using tree leaves, bark, roots, and buds. To get started making your own natural medicine with medicinal …