Mulch helps plants remain healthier and hardier by insulating and reducing weeds.
Although we sometimes ignore hardiness maps, they really do provide information that is crucial to the success of our plants.
Early spring warmth causes some plants to break dormancy too soon with the result that they are damaged if it turns cold again.
At this time of year, gardeners must still beware of late freezes. A severe freeze causes water to freeze inside the plant's cells, irrevocably injuring them.
Freezing temperatures at the end of winter may injure plants that have started growing for Spring.
Trees are our oldest living organism; they have been on our earth for about 370 million years. One of the most beautiful varieties is the Tulip Tree.