7 Plants to Spruce Up Your Summer Garden

Summer Garden Plants7 Plants to Spruce Up Your Summer Garden Say goodbye to spring and hello to the first official day of summer! Texas weather is notorious for being unpredictable, but one thing’s for sure – summertime is a very hot time. High temperatures and periods of little to no rain can pose some challenges for your [...]

4 Common Challenges for Nurseries

Common Challenges for Nurseries4 Common Challenges for Nurseries It's no secret that running a nursery is hard work. Lucky for you, many of the most common plant-related issues that nurseries face are related to the plants' roots! If you experience any of the following challenges, the root of your problem may be the roots themselves. Your plants take [...]

What is Mycorrhizae?

mycorrhizaeWhat is Mycorrhizae? Mycorrhizae is a term you've likely heard before, but do you know what it actually is? If you do and you know it's good for plants, do you know why? Google says, mycorrhiza (singular) is "a fungus that grows in association with the roots of a plant in a symbiotic or mildly [...]

Tree Trimming Tips + Safety

Tree trimming tipsTree Trimming Tips + Safety While tree trimming, your number one priority should be safety. Your immediate goals may be to remove an over grown branch or trim some unsightly leaves, but what you should keep in mind is that you or your tree could suffer from careless cutting. Many people find themselves needing to trim branches [...]

Helping Trees Thrive in Winter

Helping Trees Thrive in WinterWhether winter weather is effecting your area in full force right now or just starting to move in, there are ways of helping your trees thrive in winter. Insulation The first thing you need to think about is insulation. Insulation will help create a barrier between your tree’s roots and the cold. Mulching around the [...]

7 Tips for Planting a Containerized Tree

Tips for Planting7 Tips for Planting a Containerized Tree Fall can be a great time to plant trees, depending on where you live. You can help your tree reach its full potential by starting it out right with these seven helpful tips for planting a containerized tree. Positioning your tree, while still in its container, in the exact [...]