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Golden Chain Tree Plant Profile

If you are looking for a plant profile for the Golden Chain Tree, you are in the right place. This particular species of tree has a unique ability to form a single chain, which looks like a bar code when viewed from above. These chains are actually long tendrils that

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Bridal Wreath Spirea Plant Profile

The bridal wreath spirea (Spiraea prunifolia) is a medium-sized deciduous shrub with an upright arching habit, including thick sprays of white double flowers that make an automatic focus in the landscape. Since it grows taller, the tree might come to be somewhat open and leggy. The Spiraea genus can be

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Ash Trees

Ash trees are in the Fraxinus genus within the olive (Oleaceae) family of woody plants. They are often used as shade, lawn, and street trees and were once the most planted urban tree across the U.S. You can identify ashes by looking for trees with opposite branching (not many trees

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Dogwood trees have an intriguing and storied history. It has been said that Native Americans would make daggers from the tree. Its very name seems to confirm that. Dogwood is derived from dagwood, a name that connects the material used with the tool created. The exceptionally strong wood made great

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Best Xeriscape Plants

Best Xeriscape Plants: Almost 40 years ago, in response to serious drought conditions at the time, Denver Water gave new life to a concept by coining the term “xeriscape.” It was the beginning of an initiative to implement the concept of xeriscaping/desert landscaping and the use of xeriscape plants throughout

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Best Flooring Options to Restore Your Garden or Yard Walkways

The walkways in your yard or garden can wear down over time with repeated use and exposure to the elements. You can restore them by choosing different flooring options and installing them one weekend over your existing walkways. There are dozens of different options available that mimic the look of

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The citronella plant is prized for its citrus-like aroma. The scent is mistakenly thought to contain citronella which repels mosquitoes. This belief has given the plants their alternative name of mosquito plant. Pelargonium Citronella may not be the most effective way to keep mosquitoes away from your home. However, they

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An elegant houseplant, you may be forgiven for thinking that the jade plant is difficult to care for. In fact you couldn’t be further from the truth. The jade plant is one of the easiest houseplants to cultivate. Also known as lucky plants or money trees, jade is considered by

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