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Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks

Root Rot in Trees: Frequently Asked Questions

If the once healthy trees in your backyard suddenly appear unhealthy, this might make you suspect your tree has severely decayed or is dying. If you've checked the tree for signs of insect infestation, damage animals have caused, or other obvious signs of disease or physical harm, the problem might not be visible above ground.

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Kimberly Woebse
Moving Trees: Tips for Successful Transplant

Whether you are getting a new tree in your yard or just moving a tree to another location in your yard, you need to know how to properly transplant a tree and care for it afterward. Plants can become overwhelmed with the stress of moving, and, as a result, become more susceptible to disease and infection. 

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Susan Seamon
3 Things You Must Know About Trimming Your Mangroves

What’s black and white and red—all over Tampa Bay? Why, mangroves, of course. These hardy trees grow all over the world, but only three species are dominant along the shoreline of Tampa Bay. Black mangrove (Avicennia germinans), white mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa), and red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle) are the most common types of mangrove tree found in this region.

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How to Use Plants to Attract Birds to Your Yard

Do you love the music of songbirds? Do you enjoy the sight of beautiful birds in flight? Do you look for flapping wings whenever you gaze out your kitchen window? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, turn your yard into a haven for birds so you can enjoy visits from these beautiful creatures more often. Follow the four steps below to optimize your landscaping for birds.

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