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10 Types Of Flowering Trees For A Beautiful Yard

If you love ornamental flowering trees but you just don’t know what will work in your landscape, you’re in for a treat! No matter whether you are looking for a small tree or a large tree, whether you are looking for early spring flowers or flowering in the summer or fall, and no matter what …

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10 Best Fast Growing Flowering Trees For Beauty, Shade, And Privacy

Fast growing flowering trees add beauty to your landscape, rewarding you with lovely blooms and towering stature in just a few years. Slower-growing flowering trees can add character to your garden, but if you are starting your garden from scratch and you don’t want to wait years for beautiful blooms, the faster growing flowering trees …

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15 Stunning Yellow Flowering Trees For Your Yard

Trees with bright yellow flowers can brighten any landscape, even on a cloudy day. There is room in almost any garden design for the many shades of yellow found in flowering trees and in the shrubs, annuals, and bulbs that can accompany them. Here are some of the favorite yellow flowering trees of landscapers and …

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11 Best Weeping Flowering Trees For Small And Big Gardens Alike (With Pictures)

Have you ever sat beneath the branches of a stately weeping willow in full bloom in late winter? Or have you ever taken in the sight of a weeping cherry tree in full flower in the spring? If you have, you know how lovely the weeping habit can be. Trees with weeping habits are among …

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21 Gorgeous Companion Plants for Geraniums

Bright and cheerful, attractive to butterflies and bees, geraniums are favorite garden flowers that will provide color from spring to fall. If you are trying to grow your garden without the use of hazardous poisons and harsh chemicals, you may want to try companion planting. When you learn about the companion plants for geraniums, you …

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10 Beautiful Red Flowering Trees (With Pictures)

Are you looking for just the right red flowering tree for your landscape? Whether you are looking for a small tree or a large tree, whether you need to plant your tree in full sun or partial shade, and whether you are looking for beautiful trees that bloom in the early spring, summer or fall, …

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14 Worst Invasive Plants in Alabama (And 28 Plants You Should Plant Instead)

About 380 invasive plants have been identified in the state of Alabama. These aggressive plants wreak havoc on native ecosystems, competing with native plants and thus reducing food and habitat available for native wildlife. Invasive plants contribute to the decline of endangered species and also negatively impact human industries, such as forestry. Some of the …

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11 Delightful Companion Plants for Azaleas

A richly textured grouping of colorful azaleas (Rhododendron) in the spring always draws my eye. I often find myself wandering in my local arboretum during springtime, shaking off the winter doldrums, and becoming immersed in early blooming azaleas. The azaleas are surrounded by companion plants and shrubs that help them grow lush and healthy. I …

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6 Great Companion Plants for Dahlias

Covered with large, cheerful blooms, very few flowering plants can match dahlias for the sheer joy that they bring to the garden. With an enormous variety of shapes, colors, and growth habits, chances are that you will be able to find a dahlia that fits into your garden plan. If you practice companion planting, you …

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Invasive Plants Guide (And 3 Easy Ways YOU Can Curb Their Spread)

We all have at least one plant in our garden that threatens to take over. It spreads out like a carpet or pops up in random places all over the garden, and no matter how much time we dedicate to pulling it up, it still persists. In addition to how to get rid of it, …

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