Pest resistant Hedging

We have about 40 pyramidal cedars lining the perimeter of my backyard like a wall. We planted them about 8 years ago and they are now about 15-feet tall. Unfortunately they have a serious infestation of cedar leaf miner. We…

Best Spot to Plant Tree

We are thinking of having the City plant a Yellow-wood. We face west, get a lot of sun and already have a skinny Service Berry and weeping Japanese Maple on the lawn. Our lot is 42.5 ft wide. We would…

Sick Lilac Tree

Hi! I have a 5 year old French Lilac that suddenly is not doing so well. Many of its leaves are curled and small, the leaves have what look like leaf miner lines on them and it has half the…

Hydrangea Panicle Limelight

My new hydrangea planted last Spring bloomed well in the summer. Now buds are coming out at the base of the plant only. Can I expect buds to come out much higher in the plant? Do I remove the buds…

New Oak tree planting

We just moved into a new development that planted new oak trees in our yard. One didn’t look so good, so we had someone come out and take a look. Just below the ground he noticed the oak was planted…

Recommendation for plants

I am looking for suggestion on which plants to use to fill up the empty spots in my front yard. It is facing south and gets quite a bit of sunlight in the morning and afternoon. The big tree provides…

privacy tree for small garden

I am looking for privacy tree for my small backyard. A tree that grows like cyprus tree tall and not too wide in circumference. Any suggestion.. i was told emerld green will be too big for my backyard. Need some…