"A tree is a wonderful living organism which gives shelter, food, warmth and protection to all living things. It even gives shade to those who wield an axe to cut it down" - Buddha.There are probably hundreds of majestic and magnificent trees in the world - of these, some are particularly special:[singlepost][/singlepost] 10. Lone Cypress in Monterey(Image credit: bdinphoenix [flickr])(Image credit: mikemac29 [flickr])Buffeted by the cold Pacific Ocean wind, the scraggly Lone Cypress [wiki] (Cupressus ma...
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.
The Top Trees for Small Gardens
Fall is the best time to plant trees in your garden, and many of us are having an increasingly hard time choosing trees for our smaller yards and homes. Some quick tips on choosing trees... Read More
The Extreme Complications of Tree Removal
Sometimes, deciding whether or not to remove a tree is a most difficult question to answer.
Backyard Project: DIY Pumpkin Bird Feeder
Create a bird feeder from your pumpkin in this easy DIY backyard project - the birds will love it and you'll get some extra use out of your pumpkin too!
Easy DIY Garden Accents
Skip the store-bought accents and give your garden a personalized spin with these easy-to-make containers, ornaments, fountains, and more.
Why It's Not OK to Leave Fallen Leaves on Your Lawn
Why is it necessary to rake leaves off the lawn in fall? The reason behind raking them off goes beyond concerns over smothering the grass.
How to Decide on the Right Trees and Shrubs
There are many factors to consider when designing your landscape. Use these tips to select the best trees and shrubs to plant in your yard and garden.
Top 10 Trees for Small Spaces
Not all trees have to tower. Find the perfect tree for that small corner of your yard
Trees Planting Guide at arborday.org
Guide for planting bare root trees, containerized trees, and balled & burlapped trees.