February 1, 2019

When we get heavy snow fall or ice storms an inherent problem of some plants becomes obvious--splaying.  Fastigiate species and cultivars -- those with multiple main branches -- are especially prone to splaying (i.e., spreading apart).  Please do not con...

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Rant of the Month

Unfortunately, most people have limited gardening ability or environmental ethic; including many "professionals" employed to choose, install and maintain plants and design landscapes. This page highlights specific examples of the incompetence and deficiency with commentary on remedy or recommendation for course of action. Examples are numerous and easy to find -- rarely requiring me to travel far from home.  Hopefully, these postings will make the task of finding examples more difficult.

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