The Best Shade Trees for Zones 5 & 6?

Answer Selecting a shade tree isn't a decision to be made lightly, since most shade trees require time to grow and will be a part of the landscape for decades to come. According to the USDA's Plant Hardin... Read More »

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The Best Mesquite Trees for Shade?

Desert shade is sometimes hard to come by. Although the American Southwest is littered with knee-high shrubs and cactus, actual trees are a rare sight and often only spotted near rivers and other w... Read More »

What best shade trees for privacy?

Xcupresso Cyparis Leylandii - is a quick growing conifer that is hard to control but gives total coverHippophae rhamnoides - Sea Buckthorn, pretty bright orange berries that were eaten by our prehi... Read More »

Climate Zones for Olive Trees?

Most olive trees are evergreens that need warm temperatures, full sun and low humidity to thrive. These requirements leave growing zones 7 through 11 as ideal areas to grow olive trees outdoors. Ac... Read More »

Tropical Flowering Trees for Zones Seven to Ten?

There is an abundance of trees that will grow and thrive in the regions between USDA Hardiness Zone 7 and Zone 10, and flowering trees are no exception. The University of Florida has a list of 97 d... Read More »