Bay Laurel: Small Trees, Big Flavor

A Mediterranean native, bay laurel trees are a perfect plant for container growers who want to grow their own flavorful seasonings.

9 Tips for Growing Container Trees

Courtesy Hemera/Thinkstock Just because your yard isn’t big enough to plant a sapling that will grow into a majestic tree (or you have no yard at all!), doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fruits trees have to offer. Consider planting a tree in a container, and perhaps, keep it indoors if it […]

Find Beauty in Forest Loss

The death of a tree, as with the end of the growing season, rejuvenates other life—we just have to open our eyes to see it.

Tale of Two Branches

“What happened?” the doctor asks in a thick Middle Eastern accent. “Well,” Aaron slowly replies as his eyes desperately began darting around the room searching for a way out, fire alarm, incoming trauma—anything that would save him from telling this story again!

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Décor For The Birds

If you’re looking for a new, fun Christmas tradition, try this: Create a Christmas tree for wild birds.

When a Tree Falls

It must be spring! Over the weekend, I donned protective gear—my heavy-duty boots, chainsaw chaps and helmet with face guard and hearing protectors—and got busy sawing.