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  • sasafras
    Eating and medicating with Sassafras trees
    Sassafras is a small tree native to North America with orange brown bark and oddly shaped, mitten like leave which vary in shape from leaf to leaf. The leaves have a delicious spicy smell when crushed. The trees produce inconspicuous greenish...
  • Trees are a part of life
    3 reasons we're all like trees
    You might not believe it but trees and people have a few things in common.Trees and you depend on outside resources. Trees are not self sufficient. They need need help to survive, help from outside sources. Tree take the CO2 from the atmosphere...
  • Winter shrub damage
    Changeable weather causes damage to trees and shrubs
    Maryland’s changeable weather can cause harm to landscaping plants as the temperatures quickly go from freezing to thawing. In this state we say, “If you don’t like the weather wait a few minutes and it will change.” That...
  • Wild Cherry tree
    What is the Wild Cherry tree good for?
    These days cherry wood is used to make furniture. The wood is hard, strong and honey-colored, and can be stained to a good shiny brown color. Wild cherry has many uses and is a popular ornamental tree in gardens. The wood burns well and produces a...
  • Jon Chandler as a child
    Jon Chandler records "Silent Night" co-written by his forbearer
    Jon Chandler is a seventh-generation Coloradan, an award-winning singer-songwriter and novelist, and a descendent of the man who co-wrote “Silent Night.” Chandler recorded the classic Christmas carol for his new CD “Dozens of...
  • Real Christmas tree
    Real Christmas tree
    The time is now to set up a real Christmas tree for indoors giving it more time to remain fresh for Christmas and perhaps, thereafter. Many prefer the real Christmas tree for the pleasant smell of a real tree scent that is given. Others, like the...
  • Trees native to Argentina subject of embassy art exhibition
    Trees native to Argentina subject of embassy art exhibition
    Interpretation of Trees, a new art exhibition at the Embassy of the Argentine Republic, features the paintings of Felisa Federman. It is the second exhibition at the embassy since November to feature the country’s natural beauty.“When...
  • oozing sap
    Oozing sap on peach tree
    While looking into controls for Peachtree borers that cause sap to ooze from the bark of the trees I found that there is also a disease that causes sap to ooze on the trees.Peach trees in the Vegas Valley have long been prone to the ravages of...
  • Celtic Tree Magic
    Danu Forest on 'Celtic Tree Magic'
    Interview for Celtic Tree Magic: Ogham Lore and Druid Mysteries by Danu ForestThe book can be found on Amazon.Danu, you are described as a druid witch, can you tell me about that?Well, I've always felt a really strong resonance with my Celtic...
  • Space Invader Ace Frehley visits Trees in Dallas, TX
    Space Invader Ace Frehley visits Trees in Dallas, TX
    Ace Frehley landed in Dallas, TX at Trees for his “Space Invader” tour on Monday, December 1st, 2014. The Spaceman demonstrated to a packed house why he deserved his induction into the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame earlier this year....
  • Tag for a Shortleaf Pine
    The Department of Conservation are having their 2014-2015 Seedling order form
    Looking to buy new trees to plant around your property? Then the Missouri Department of Conservation has what you need! They are very cheap as well, if you buy 10 trees they will only be .60 cent a piece. 25-75 are .28 cent a piece and 100+ are...
  • Winter in Michigan
    Roses are red, and violets blue, it's anybody's guess what the weather will do!
    We sure got lucky and missed that 6 foot accumulation here in Flint! Sorry for your luck Buffalo!Now rain and 50 mile an hour winds are wreaking havoc on trees and power lines!Whether it's Global Warming or the downturn of a Solar Cycle,...
  • Ace Frehley's Bassist/Vocalist Chris Wyse teases coming Dec. 1st Dallas, TX show
    Ace Frehley's Bassist/Vocalist Chris Wyse teases coming Dec. 1st Dallas, TX show
    Legendary KISS Spaceman Ace Frehley lands in Dallas, TX on December 1st. The Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame Inductee will be taking the stage at Trees for what will surely be an electrifying experience. His performance includes KISS classics,...
  • Green
    They are planting more trees in Newark in areas where they are needed
    With the holiday season soon approaching, Mt. Prospect Avenue in Newark, New Jersey is a great place to shop, especially for those who like to purchase merchandise in small businesses. Even in business sector like Mt. Prospect Avenue, where...
  • Red maple
    Bursts of colors on the Custis Trail
    Everywhere you look this time of year, there are beautiful fall colors. They won’t last much longer because a cold front with a little breeze will knock down the remaining leaves. Overnight temperatures will reach the 30’s by Wednesday...