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Magnolia You Can Plant & Grow in Illinois

by Julie Joyce on Mon, Apr 03, 2017 @ 01:28 PM

What's not to love about magnolia? There's a big list of reason these beautiful ornamental trees are a top seller at our garden center. Most varieties' blooms have a beautiful scent, the early spring flowers are stunning and...

 "Why are Trees Measured in Inches?"

In the horticulture industry, standard shade and ornamental trees are typically measured by their trunk size. Measuring trees in inches can be confusing to those not in the industry. A...

The 16 Best Ornamental Trees for the Landscape

by Julie Joyce on Mon, Jun 03, 2013 @ 08:57 AM

 

The 16 Best Ornamental Trees for the Landscape

Ornamental trees add an interesting focal point to any landscaping.

One common focal point is an ornamental or flowering tree. These focal point trees are typically...