Backyard Trees

Pawpaw trees produce the largest edible fruit native, and they’re perfect for backyard gardeners. The aromatic pawpaw fruit has a tropical flavor, resembling creamy custard made from bananas, pineapples and...

Want to plant fruit trees in your garden? Try satsuma trees. Satsuma trees are tropical to sub-tropical citrus fruits of the mandarin orange variety that originated in Japan. There are...

Eye Catching Ornamental Bottlebrush Trees

Eye Catching Ornamental Bottlebrush Trees

High temperatures, moist soil, and bright sunlight are the basic requirements for bottlebrush trees to grow well. They are perfect ornamental trees with eye-catching flowers. It ...

Growing Peach Trees In Your Garden

Growing Peach Trees In Your Garden

Growing peach trees in the home garden is very rewarding.  If you are growing peach trees, you know that they require lots of sunshine. When it ...

Growing Calabash Trees In Your Yard

Growing Calabash Trees In Your Yard

Calabash trees, the trees of the family Bignoniaceae, 6 to 12 metres (20 to 40 feet) tall, that grows in Central and South America, the West Indies, ...

Growing Banana Trees In Your Yard

Growing Banana Trees In Your Yard

Native to Southeast Asia, banana trees are grown in several tropical regions nowadays, primarily for their fruit. Banana trees are a staple of many hot weather ...

Growing Jujube Trees In Your Yard

Growing Jujube Trees In Your Yard

If you want to try your hand at growing a rare fruit, jujube trees (Ziziphus jujuba), also known as Chinese date trees, might just be ...

Time To Pruning Fruit Trees

Time To Pruning Fruit Trees

Get the most from your backyard orchard. Prune fruit trees to keep them producing. Shape trees and prevent fruit loss by timely pruning and fruit-thinning. ...

Functional Catalpa Trees In The Yards

Functional Catalpa Trees In The Yards

Catalpa, also called catawba, is a genus of flowering trees native to warm, temperate climates of North America, the Caribbean, and east Asia. Most catalpas are deciduous, ...