Holiday Plant Care—A Must-Read!

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in ChristmasPlants

Christmas plants aren’t just for Christmas! With a little knowledge, a bit of care and a whole lot of love, many of your favorite Christmas plants can last long after the final ornament is put away. With the proper care, these plants will reward you with brightly colored blooms and foliage through the gray and […]

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Pruning Woody Plants at the Right Time & Place

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Good pruning is necessary to preserve the general attractiveness of your landscape and to keep your ornamental plants healthy. Although forest trees grow quite well with only nature’s pruning, landscape trees require a higher level of care to maintain their safety and aesthetics. And timing is paramount: not all trees and plants are pruned alike. […]

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Essential Winter Prep for Your Trees & Shrubs

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Polar plunge. Arctic invasion. Call it what you want but the cold weather of this past weekend serves as a real reminder of what’s ultimately to come this winter. Last winter was one of the coldest this area has experienced in many, many years. As spring emerged, most trees and shrubs survived intact, but some […]

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The Beauty of Winterberry Hollies

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Plants

In case you haven’t met before, I’d like to introduce you to the Winterberry holly. Few landscape plants are as captivatingly beautiful during the dreary days of winter as this deciduous holly. That’s right, it’s not an evergreen–the Winterberry holly does lose its leaves every year. But in this instance, it only exposes the deeper […]

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Prepare for a Stress-free Winter…for your Plants!

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Plants

Autumn is upon us and in the not too distant future the myriad of colorful leaves will fall, leaving deciduous trees and plants bare. But did you know that caring for trees and shrubs is a year-round activity? And that there are certain things we need to do now and throughout the fall to prepare […]

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