Winters can bring significant damage to plants. This past winter brought bitterly cold temperatures and heavy snow fall. The obvious damage to shrubs and trees is from snow and ice, but excessive salt runoff from sidewalks and roads can cause damage to plants as well. The heavy load of snow and ice can cause damage […]

Winters can be very damaging to plants in Indiana. The obvious damage to shrubs and trees is from snow and ice, but excessive salt runoff from sidewalks and roads can cause damage to plants as well. The heavy load of snow and ice can cause damage by breaking branches. Some of the most vulnerable plants […]

Many homeowners are frightened by the thought of pruning their rose bushes. Pruning is good for roses and with the right guidance you can become a skilled rose pruner. Determining the best time to prune roses will depend on where you live (USDA Hardiness Zone) and the type of rose bush. The basic pruning process […]