Serviceberry Trees and Shrubs
Serviceberries are trees and shrubs found in the Rosaceae family.
Deciduous and Evergreen Trees for Your Yard or Porch
Here are 9 great choices for yard trees.
9 Species of Fig Trees
Learn about some of the fig trees you may find around the world.
12 Species of Gum Trees
Learn more about gum trees, which may also be called eucalyptus.
Holly Trees and Shrubs
Holly plants add color throughout all four seasons.
Meet Some of the Invasive Vines
These 12 species of lianas can be invasive.
Grow Your Own Spices
These trees, shrubs and lianas produce parts that can be used as spices.
31 Acacia Trees and Shrubs
Learn more about the acacia trees, which are also known as wattles.
Magnolia Trees and Shrubs
These 12 trees and shrubs are in the Magnolia genus
12 Species of Willow Trees and Shrubs
Willow trees and shrubs belong to the Salix genus. These plants love moist soil. Meet 12 species of willow trees and shrubs.
12 Species of Fir Trees
Many Christmas trees are chosen from the fir tree genus, Abies. Here are 12 species, complete with pictures.
You probably should not plant any of these 20 invasive shrubs.
12 Species of Juniper Trees and Shrubs
Learn about 12 species of juniper trees and shrubs from around the world.
12 Species of Ash Trees
Ash trees (Fraxinus spp.) can be used as shade, lawn and street trees. They feature opposite branching and compound leaves.
These 20 trees can be problematic for your garden.
20 Drought Tolerant Trees
These 20 trees will survive in drought.
Learn about 18 weeping trees.
Prunus Trees and Shrubs
The Prunus genus includes many familiar trees and shrubs like flowering cherries, apricots, almonds and peaches. There are 19 kinds featured with pictures.
20 Drought Tolerant Shrubs
See pictures of 20 shrubs that tolerate drought.
Walnut Tree Species
11 species of walnut trees.
12 Trees for Zone 6
Plant one of these trees in your Zone 6 garden.
12 Species of Viburnum Shrubs
Viburnums are handsome shrubs and small trees that produce lovely flowers. Learn more about 12 of these species.
10 Shrubs for Zone 10
Any of these 10 shrubs will grow in Zone 10.
I love the heart-shaped leaves on linden trees.
Jasmine Shrubs and Vines
These shrubs and vines are renowned for their scent.
Shrubs for Part Shade and Full Shade Areas
Choose these shrubs for your spot with part shade to full shade.
Dogwood Trees, Shrubs and Subshrubs
Meet 12 species of dogwood trees, shrubs and subshrubs
12 Species of Maple Trees
Maple trees are included in the genus Acer.
Ten Trees That Attract Hummingbirds
Hummingbirds are highly prized visitors in the garden. These inquisitive little birds zip around from flower to flower in search of nectar. Use these ten trees to help attract hummingbirds to your yard.
12 Species of Spruce Trees and Shrubs
Learn about 12 species of spruce trees and shrubs.
Native Irish Trees and Shrubs
Ireland is a magical place, and it's not just because of the leprechauns and four-leaf clovers. There are many delightful trees and shrubs that are Irish natives. These websites will teach you more about the flora of Ireland.
20 species of elm trees are outlined in this article.
Sumac Trees and Shrubs
Sumac trees and shrubs belong to the Rhus genus.
Before You Plant - What Trees/Shrubs Should You Choose?
Trees and shrubs can evoke many memories and emotions. Whether you remember the joy of picking nectarines, the heady aroma of blooming lilacs, or a swing in a majestic oak, trees and shrubs affect us all. With careful consideration, you can choose the right ones for your location and avoid frustrations and financial losses.
Hardiness Zone 1 Trees and Shrubs
Not many plants will grow in USDA hardiness zone 1. The average minimum temperature in this zone is -50F and below. These are some of the few trees and shrubs that will grow in these areas.
Choosing a Good Nursery
Tips on what to look for when choosing a nursery.
Types of Palm Trees
Though palm trees are typically thought of as tropical plants, there are some for the cooler zones too. Check out the different types of palm trees in this photo gallery.
What Are Good Nurseries in California - Recommendations for Californi…
Have a favorite California nursery? Be sure to recommend it here to help your fellow gardeners out!
Birch Trees and Shrubs
Birch trees belong to the genus Betula. Their bark and leaves make them a common choice for the landscape. This list features 12 birch trees.
Top 10 New Roses of the 2000s
I consider the following to be the top 10 new rose varieties that debuted during the 2000s. Selections were made by choosing my favorite each year from the AARS (All-American Rose Selection) winner's list.
What Are Good Nurseries in Arkansas - Recommendations for Ark…
Have a favorite Arkansas nursery? Be sure to recommend it here to help your fellow gardeners out!
What Are Good Nurseries in Arizona - Recommendations for Ariz…
Have a favorite Arizona nursery? Be sure to recommend it here to help your fellow gardeners out!
What Are Good Nurseries in New Mexico - Recommendations for New Mexic…
Have a favorite New Mexico nursery? Be sure to recommend it here to help your fellow gardeners out!
40 different pine tree species are featured here.
State Trees Photo Gallery
A photo gallery with each of the state trees of the United States.
State Flowers Photo Gallery
A photo gallery with each of the state flowers of the United States.
Types of Oak Trees
Oak trees fall under the genus Quercus and belong to the Fagaceae (beech) family.
Grow Your Own Aphrodisiacs
These are trees and shrubs to put you in the mood.
Hardy Banana Trees
Hardy banana trees can handle cooler temperatures.
Shrubs For Water Conservation
As drought hits areas and forces water conservation to become a reality, many people look for ways to use less water in their gardens. One way is to choose shrubs that are drought tolerant.
Tree and Shrub Selection Guide
Whether you're starting out with a empty yard or just looking to add new plants, picking the right trees and shrubs can seem like a daunting task. It doesn't have to be, though. Use these guides to select the best trees and shrubs to plant in your garden.
Christmas Tree Choices
From Noble firs to Scotch pines, there are many choices available in real Christmas trees. Each species offers a different shape, needle longevity, and branch strength. Make sure you are getting the right tree for your situation with this photo gallery of common Christmas trees.
A Guide to Picking Healthy Trees
Steve Nix, the Forestry Guide, provides an excellent picture guide to choosing healthy trees while shopping at the nursery.
Top Choices for Spring Flowering Trees and Shrubs
You can design your garden so that there is color and interest in every season. David Beaulieu, the Landscaping Guide, gives his top 10 spring flowering trees and shrubs.