Weeping Willow Blog Photo (1)

Weeping Like a Willow

Weeping like a willow. I heard that chorus in a folk song somewhere long ago. As a you...

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Black Walnut Blog Website Photo

Black Walnut

I remember walking around my dad’s nursery when I was a teenager, helping out and gett...

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Are You Zoned Out

Are You Zoned Out?

Now that the snow has come and it feels like winter, we might as well talk about winte...

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The Pits Part 3 Blog Photo (website)

The Pits (Part 3)

Do you know what really is the pits? When people say they are going to do something I never do. So here I am, with th...

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Snow Load Blog Photo

Snow Load

Heavy wet snow load is changing columnar trees into weeping trees this fall! I have several varieties of trees on my ...

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Seedless Tree Photo Blog

Seedless Trees: Blessing or Barren?

Mancana Manchurian Ash, Lace Weeping Willow, Ming Cherry, Gentry and Nobility White Ash, Spring Snow Flowering Crabap...

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Hot Wings Maple Blog Photo

Hot Wings Maple: A Fiery Twist on Shade Trees

Ever play with those little brown helicopter seeds when you were a kid? The ones you can toss on the air and they fal...

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Swiss Stone Pine Blog Photo

Swiss Stone Pine: The Alps… Pine

Swiss Stone Pine seems to be an uncommon tree in every aspect. We rarely see it in our landscape here in Manitoba, bu...

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Silverado Olive Hybrid

Silverado Hybrid Olive: The Silver on the Prairies

Trees are green. We learn this in kindergarten. Plants over all grow green leaves. But what about when they don’t? No...

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