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  • 3 Drought-Tolerant Trees for Hot and Dry Climates

    Whether you believe in climate change or not, there’s no denying that weather patterns over recent years have become increasingly erratic, and this doesn’t look as though it’s going to change anytime soon. This means…

  • Large Succulents: Feature Plants for Your Landscape

    If you are a gardener, you have often heard the term, “succulent”. You might have asked yourself what exactly is it that makes a succulent? You know that cacti, aloes, agave, and tree yuccas are…

  • This Fast-Growing Succulent Tree Could Transform Your Garden

    Looking for a garden tree that’ll grow quickly, not demand too much attention, and give your garden a year-round “wow” factor? The Tree Aloe could be exactly what you need.   What is a Tree…

  • 4 Must-Have Trees for a Tropical-Inspired Garden

    There’s nothing quite like the relaxation that takes over your body when surrounded by a lush, tropical paradise. Fortunately, that feeling isn’t limited to those who live near the equator. No matter where about in…

  • How to Give Your Garden Trees a Health Check

    Many people don’t realise that their trees aren’t healthy until it’s too late. By this point, that tree will be so deeply impacted by whatever may be causing its demise that bringing it back to…

  • Aloe Barberae: Tree Aloe

    The aloe barberae, or tree aloe is a close cousin of the common aloe vera plant that many cooks love to have in their kitchen. Like the aloe plant, the clear, gel fluid from the…

  • Top 4 Evergreen Feature Trees

    These will add greenery to your garden even on the dullest of winter days – here are four evergreen feature trees to consider.

  • Best Designer Trees

    Elegant, architectural, and attention-grabbing, these designer trees can instantly transform an outdoor space.

  • Best Feature Trees

    Whether your garden consists of a lush, sprawling paradise or a small patio brimming with potted plants, adding in a feature tree will always have such a transformational effect. While some feature trees are purely…

  • Five Best Feature trees: Focusing on Grass Trees

    The following five best feature trees belong to a loose category called “grass trees.”

  • Top 10 Architectural Trees

    An architectural tree is one that has a pleasing shape and that will fit nicely within a landscape or near a home or business building. Thinking about an architectural tree means keeping in mind the…

  • Organizing the Feature Trees and Plants in Your Garden

    When it comes to planting and arranging feature trees, it really is a good plan to pay attention to the height your tree is likely to attain over the course of its lifetime.

  • Ten Blossoming Feature Trees

    Knowing the life cycle for the plants in your garden is an important part of horticultural planning, right along with soil types, rainfall, companion planting, and more. To help you plan for your garden of…