Trimming Crepe Myrtle Trees

Before you run outside, tools in hand, to trim your beautiful Crepe Myrtle tree, please read this article as it will save you time, embarrassment, and a pathetic looking tree. First, you must understand that just because you can buy tree trimming tools at Home Depot or ACE Hardware doesn’t mean you are qualified in …

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How To Protect Your Trees From Frost

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Cold weather can cause many types of problems for trees. One of those many types of problems is frost. There are quite a few ways that you can prepare and protect your trees from frost, as well as saplings from the winter frost. How To Protect Your Trees From Frost A fabric covering, such as …

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Meanings and Symbolism of Trees

What types of trees are in your yard? Do they have stories? What are the meanings and symbolism of trees around you? Over the centuries, forests have held mystery and enchantment to different cultures and faiths. Myths, legends, folklore and fairy tales included the woods and specific trees, some of which may be in your own …

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How to Trim Roses For Winter

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Snow and cold weather pose many hazards to roses, including freezing growth and damaging the plant. During winter, roses go dormant and grow poorly. As such, they should be given extra attention and care if you really want to last until spring. How to Prepare Roses for Winter Pruning and trimming your roses properly during …

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How to Grow Roses From Seeds

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Although not the easiest method, growing roses from seeds is possible and arguably more rewarding when they begin to sprout. Growing roses isn’t nearly as complicated as growing vegetables from seeds, but a little bit of patience is required nonetheless. If you are up for the challenge, follow the advice below and happy planting! If …

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