Autumn Blaze Maple
Autumn Blaze Maple Tree - Growing & Care Guide
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Autumn Blaze maple trees have stunning fall foliage with branches that are rounded or oval. These trees are a hybrid species of red maple and silver maple and boast beautiful reddish-orange color that looks spectacular in any landscape.

Japanese Maple Tree Care
Japanese Maple Tree - Care and Growing Tips
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Japanese maple trees (Acer palmatum) are colorful trees that are typically grown in ground or pots for Bonsai. This tree is renowned for its stunning foliage, with leaves in red or green color throughout spring to early fall before turning into shades of purple, orange or red.

Types of Maple Trees
Maple Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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Maple trees are the most commonly grown shade trees across North America, and they are loved for their stunning fall foliage colors. Despite being deciduous, many maple trees have attractive bark on both branches and trunks that make them a point of interest throughout every season. Maple trees are very easy-to-grow and can adapt well to a range of soil and lighting conditions.

Clementine Tree
Clementine Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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You may have already seen or eaten those mini oranges that taste super sweet and have the thinnest peel. But have you ever wondered what they are? These citrus fruits are called clementines and can easily be grown in your own garden. Clementine trees are ideal for beginner gardeners who want to grow citrus trees as houseplants. This is because clementines are hardier than their relatives and caring for them isn’t as difficult as you may think.

Willow Hybrid
Willow Hybrid Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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Willow hybrid trees are one of the fastest-growing trees in the world. They typically gain between six and ten feet in height each year, though, in ideal conditions, this can increase to as much as 20 feet each year. They have many excellent qualities that make them easy to grow in a wide range of situations.

White Bark Trees
11 Popular White Bark Trees with Pictures
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Trees with white bark add an extra dimension of interest to a garden and remain visually compelling even if the tree is deciduous and, therefore, bare throughout winter.These are some of the best and most popular white bark trees.

Monkey Puzzle Tree
Monkey Puzzle Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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Looking for an unusual-looking, interesting conifer tree for your backyard? Then how about the monkey puzzle tree! Also called the Chile Pine, this evergreen tree has been around for millions of years (yes, since the dinosaur times!).

Kwanzan Cherry Tree
Kwanzan Cherry Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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Also known as the Japanese flowering cherry or Kanzan, the Kwanzan cherry tree is a fruitless and sterile plant that boasts stunning beauty. Thanks to the minimal care requirements of this tree, it is well worth planting in any garden. These cherry trees feature deep and dramatic pink double blossoms with rich red-copper leaves emerging in fall

Privacy Trees
11 Privacy Trees with Pictures & Care Guide
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If you're looking for solutions to create private space for your home, choosing trees that can block sights, noise is a great idea. These privacy trees have certain traits that make them ideally suited for creating privacy in the garden.

Banana Tree Care
Banana Trees Buying & Growing Guide
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When we dream of the tropics or rainforests, lots of banana trees pop to mind. But did you know that bananas don’t actually grow on trees? Some people may refer to them as palm trees, but in actual fact, banana plants are large perennial herbs. In this article, we’ve covered all the facts about banana trees, with some great tips on how to grow and care for these beautiful plants.

Crepe Myrtle Pruning - Why, When, and How to do It
Crepe Myrtle Pruning - Why, When, and How to do It
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If you have already got a crepe myrtle taking up too much space in your yard, then pruning might be necessary for your situation. The trend to drastically cut back a crepe myrtle by entirely lopping off the upper section led to the coining of the term 'crepe murder,’ which refers to the way many people find the winter stumps of crepe myrtle to be unattractive. '