When and how to prune viburnum

Many people like to prune viburnum plants, so learning how to prune it is necessary. It is very easy to prune your bush to the size you prefer as long as you use the right method at the right time. Follow our steps below, and you can do by yourself. When to Prune Viburnum If you want to carry out light pruning to your viburnum, you can do it anytime throughout the year.If you want to take severe pruning, the best time is late winter or early spring. Of course, much of viburnum pruning depends Read more [...]

When and how to prune boxwoods

Boxwood is a popular broad-leaf evergreens tree in the US. Similar as many other plants, if you prune them well, boxwoods will have better growth and appearance. It is very easy to prune boxwoods, you can be sheared them many times every year. When to prune boxwoods? Boxwoods is popular because of their green foliage. You can prune them many times every year, and the best time is early spring before the growing season begins. During the growth period, you can also prune it regularly but lightly. How Read more [...]

When and how to prune yews

Yew hedges are very easy to take care of, you do not need to clip or prune them very often. But of course, if you prune yews regularly with the right method, it will be better. When to pruning yews The best time to prune yews is late winter or early spring before their new growth coming. Besides, do not prune a grown yew tree past the middle of June in order to avoid removing the tree's new growth. How to pruning yews Step 1: Check your yew shrub tree carefully in later winter or early Read more [...]

When and how to prune honeysuckle

Pruning honeysuckle is important in order to promote the flowers the following year. Here we are glad to tell you that it i very easy to prune honeysuckles yourself. Here we give you easy instruction about that. When to prune honeysuckle? In fact you can prune your honeysuckle anytime a year. It will not affect your plant a lot. However, if you want to maximize your flower display, we suggest you to trim it after spring bloom. Besides, in fact in the late winter or early spring is also a good time, Read more [...]

Pruning basil by following 5 steps

Basil is a popular herb in the US these days as it is beautiful and easy to grow. Regularly pruning basil plants encourage more leaf growth and allows for a longer growing season. Here we share a very useful 5 tips for you to prune basil. Step 1: Before pruning your basil plant, check it carefully first. If you are growing your plant from seeds, do not trim it at the first year. Start to do the pruning until the plant is about 6 inches tall. Keep in mind that the more you prune your basil Read more [...]

How and when to do lilac pruning?

Pruning lilac bushes is what you must learn to do as it gives a neat and groomed look to your garden. So if you have lilac in your yard, just read our article here and learn to prune bushes with our guide. When to Prune Lilacs You do not need to prune lilac bushes in the first year until it grows to 6 - 8' tall. Then the best time to prune mature lilac plants is in late spring or early summer just after the flowers have faded. Do not delay too long ad lilacs set the next season's flower buds Read more [...]

St augustine grass seed planting guide

If you live in humid coastal regions, St. Augustine can be a great lawn grass for you. In the US, many Florida and Texas residents choose St. Augustine as it adapts well to a range of temperatures and soil types. Someone buy turf directly, but some enjoy the process of planting St augustine grass seed  step by step. If you want to plant St augustine grass seed yourself, first of all clear the soil of any weeds such as Kikuyu grass and debris, or stones and rake it over to loosen the top inch Read more [...]

Best time and method of weigela pruning

The Weigela is an ornamental bush which bloom in the early spring. Depending on how and when you prune the bush, you can get a second display. Here we give you instruction of weigela pruning. When to Prune Weigela It is best to prune weigela shrubs in the late spring after they have finished blooming. Trimming weigela bushes right after they bloom will keep you from inadvertently pruning off next year’s flowers. This is because weigela bloom on wood that it is a year old. The wood that grows Read more [...]

7 steps to plant bermuda grass seed in your yard

If you need a tough, persistent plant as your lawn grass, bermuda grass is a good choice as it can adapt to most situations. In order to plant bermuda well in your yard, first of all you need to plant bermuda grass seed well at first, here we show you how to do. Step 1: Clean your yard carefully and remove all the weeds away. You can do that by hand or use herbicides. Step 2: Use a tiller to cultivate the soil. By doing this, you can promote water and root penetration as well as awaken the dormant Read more [...]

When and how to prune rosemary

Rosemary bushes can grow for a long time and very large. So if your garden does not have enough space, we suggest you to prune it regularly. Prune your rosemary bush did not only control its growth, but also gives it great shape and looking. When to Prune Rosemary You can prune your rosemary at many times around a year, for example, spring or summer is a good time before the first frost. You can also trim it in fall and winter seasons. So just prune it when you think it is necessary. How to Read more [...]