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Six pages on how to make the most of roses and shrubs in your home landscape.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1972 (v.50#4) pg. 52

A look at trees and shrubs that require a minimum of care. Includes zone charts for hardiness.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1974 (v.52#4) pg. 80

A chart of drought-resistant shrubs that can be used in a variety of situations.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1978 (v.56#3) pg. 206

Plant a fragrance garden. Suggestions on flowers, herbs and shrubs that add fragrance to the yard.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1986 (v.64#4) pg. 148

Tips on planting shrubs in the fall.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1989 (v.67#9) pg. C2 (178+)

Landscaping with flowering shrubs. A guide to dependable bloomers.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1993 (v.71#2) pg. 21

Easy-care flowering shrubs and vines. Includes photos and a pruning guide.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1994 (v.72#4) pg. 97

Fall gardening tips include transplanting trees and shrubs, exposed root planting, planting bulbs for spring flowers, and protecting evergreens from winter damage.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1979 (v.3#1) pg. 68

Tips on pruning shrubs and hedges.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 55

Pruning guide for trees and shrubs.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1986 (v.9#7) pg. 60

How to start trees and shrubs from seed.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1991 (v.75#6) pg. 56

How to cut spring-flowering trees and shrubs and force them to bloom indoors.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jan-Feb 1980 (v.11#1) pg. 46

A list of trees and shrubs that are useful to birds for food and cover.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #179 Mar 1977 (v.27#2) pg. 70

How to plant a tree or shrub.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #237 Mar 1983 (v.33#3) pg. 68

Twelve ways to protect your plants against winter. Tips for trees, shrubs, and perennials.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #263 Nov 1985 (v.35#9) pg. 53

Tip on using a rope and stake to pull bushes away from the house to make room for a ladder, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #345 Feb 1994 (v.44#2) pg. 85

Proper pruning for deciduous trees and shrubs.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #350 Jul-Aug 1994 (v.44#7) pg. 36

How to use layering to propogate new shrubs from an existing one.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #378 May 1997 (v.47#5) pg. 77

Tip shows how to rejuvenate overgrown shrubs.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #379 Jun 1997 (v.47#6) pg. 68

Techniques of etiolation and banding as means of rooting shade trees and shrubs that are often difficult to propagate.
FINE GARDENING #1 May-Jun 1988 pg. 43

A backyard border design based on California's coastal-scrub habitat. Includes tips on planting techniques.
FINE GARDENING #6 Mar-Apr 1989 pg. 28

Dividing suckering shrubs. Techniques for quick propagation with a shovel and shears. Includes a chart of 21 easily divided shrubs.
FINE GARDENING #6 Mar-Apr 1989 pg. 36

Moving a small shrub. Tips for first-time transplanters.
FINE GARDENING #13 May-Jun 1990 pg. 64

Unshearing shrubs. Selective pruning of shrubs restores the natural open canopy of shrubs that have been improperly sheared.
FINE GARDENING #14 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 63
Added Info FINE GARDENING #16 Nov-Dec 1990 pg. 4

A better way to plant shrubs and trees. Technique is based on digging a wide, shallow planting hole and avoiding soil amendments.
FINE GARDENING #19 May-Jun 1991 pg. 58
Added Info FINE GARDENING #20 Jul-Aug 1991 pg. 4
Added Info FINE GARDENING #21 Sep-Oct 1991 pg. 4

Advice on leaving snow on bent tree or shrub branches.
FINE GARDENING #29 Jan-Feb 1993 pg. 8

How to propagate flowering shrubs and trees from cuttings.
FINE GARDENING #29 Jan-Feb 1993 pg. 16

Advice on ground covers or low shrubs appropriate for dry shade.
FINE GARDENING #30 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 18

Pruning shrubs. Two basic cuts to control shape and growth.
FINE GARDENING #30 Mar-Apr 1993 pg. 50

How to shop for shrubs and trees. A buyer's guide to picking healthy plants.
FINE GARDENING #31 May-Jun 1993 pg. 44

Soil drainage. What's soggy, what's not, and what to do about it. Includes a list of native shrubs and trees for moist soils.
FINE GARDENING #32 Jul-Aug 1993 pg. 42

Pruning for a view. Learning to prune up to one-third of a shrub or tree each year in order to maintain its size and shape.
FINE GARDENING #39 Sep-Oct 1994 pg. 30

Buying bare-root. How to check for signs of life in a dormant tree or shrub.
FINE GARDENING #42 Mar-Apr 1995 pg. 44

Shrubs for the sunny perennial border. Selecting and raising woody plants which will add form and structure.
FINE GARDENING #42 Mar-Apr 1995 pg. 52

Juneberries for beauty and bounty. Cultivating a long-lived shrub for early flowers and tasty berries.
FINE GARDENING #43 May-Jun 1995 pg. 69
Added Info FINE GARDENING #47 Jan-Feb 1996 pg. 6

Bare branches, bright colors. Enhance the beauty of woody plants grown for their colorful bark with an annual late winter/early spring pruning. Advice on selection and pruning.
FINE GARDENING #46 Nov-Dec 1995 pg. 44

Scented shrubs for all seasons. Using fragrance as a garden-design element.
FINE GARDENING #48 Mar-Apr 1996 pg. 38
Added Info FINE GARDENING #50 Jul-Aug 1996 pg. 6

Pruning spring flowering shrubs. Information on when and how to prune.
FINE GARDENING #49 May-Jun 1996 pg. 16

Suggestions for shrubs and perennials that would thrive under wet, sunny conditions.
FINE GARDENING #51 Sep-Oct 1996 pg. 18

How to force branches of spring-blooming shrubs into premature flowering indoors.
FINE GARDENING #53 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 20

Advice on winter pruning of trees, shrubs and woody vines.
FINE GARDENING #53 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 20

Tip describes using a whisk broom to apply liquid fertilizers or pesticides to small shrubs.
FINE GARDENING #54 Mar-Apr 1997 pg. 10

Bold, beckoning berries. A guide to shrubs with ornamental fruits to enliven a winter garden.
FINE GARDENING #54 Mar-Apr 1997 pg. 60

Tip describes how to use a star-shaped planting hole for trees and shrubs.
FINE GARDENING #57 Sep-Oct 1997 pg. 8

A guide to perennials, bulbs and shrubs that bloom in winter gardens in a USDA Zone 8 garden. A guide to little bulbs and flowering shrubs that bring winter show.
FINE GARDENING #59 Jan-Feb 1998 pg. 36

Shrubs that do well in moist conditions are noted.
FINE GARDENING #60 Mar-Apr 1998 pg. 16

Shrubs that flower and enhance mixed borders.
FINE GARDENING #60 Mar-Apr 1998 pg. 54

Tip on making drip-line fertilizer holes for trees and shrubs.
FINE GARDENING #61 May-Jun 1998 pg. 8

Tree and shrub choices to plant near a septic line.
FINE GARDENING #61 May-Jun 1998 pg. 12

Advice on selecting prostrate, spreading shrubs to plant on a steep slope.
FINE GARDENING #63 Sep-Oct 1998 pg. 14

A guide to shrubs that offer dazzling fall color.
FINE GARDENING #64 Nov-Dec 1998 pg. 20

Sculpting trees and shrubs. The basics of pruning to create artful shapes.
FINE GARDENING #65 Jan-Feb 1999 pg. 52

Renovating overgrown shrubs through judicious pruning.
FINE GARDENING #66 Mar-Apr 1999 pg. 62

Tip on how to temporarily pull foundation shrubs away from a house for chores like painting or window cleaning.
FINE GARDENING #67 May-Jun 1999 pg. 8

A technique for easy cleanup of trimmings when pruning trees or shrubs.
FINE GARDENING #68 Jul-Aug 1999 pg. 10

A roundup of new tree and shrub varieties for 1979.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb 1979 (v.23#2) pg. 43

A guide to angles and areas of pruning for trees and shrubs.
FLOWER & GARDEN Mar 1979 (v.23#3) pg. 54

A look at truedwarf English boxwood.
FLOWER & GARDEN May 1980 (v.24#5) pg. 16

How to select and raise flowering shrubs.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1981 (v.25#3) pg. 74

Choose compact shrubs for compact gardens. 12 varieties are explored.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1982 (v.26#3) pg. 36

Use this "butterfly" technique for planting container-grown trees and shrubs.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1982 (v.26#3) pg. 66

The many good reasons for fall planting or transplanting of perennials shrubs and trees. Illustrations for pruning rose roots before replanting.
FLOWER & GARDEN Aug-Sep 1982 (v.26#5) pg. 35

Producing greens for holiday decorations, from trees and shrubs in your own yard. Tips on the preparation and decorating given.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Nov 1985 (v.29#6) pg. 24

A guide to bulbs, perennials, shrubs and trees that provide spring flowers and are considered the most reliable performers.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1986 (v.30#3) pg. 36

Buddleia, the butterfly bush. A look at the varieties and information on care and pruning.
FLOWER & GARDEN Jun-Jul 1986 (v.30#4) pg. 34

Guidelines on pruning flowering shrubs: what, when, where and how.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1987 (v.31#2) pg. 44

Guidelines for cutting back huge privet shrubs drastically.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1987 (v.31#2) pg. 78

Layering to increase shrubs and vines. Simple, tip, serpentine, trench, mound and air layering are explained. Includes a list of 30 shrubs and vines that can be propagated this way.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1987 (v.31#3) pg. 93

Vitex, the lavender or sage tree. How to grow this shrub in both Northern and Southern areas.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1988 (v.32#2) pg. 62

Boxwood in the garden. A look at selecting a proper site, maintenance, pruning and winter protection. Includes a guide to some of the hardiest varieties. Insert explains how to grow boxwood from cuttings.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1988 (v.32#2) pg. 78

A guide to old-fashioned flowering shrubs.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1988 (v.32#3) pg. 30

Raising trees and shrubs from seeds. Describes how to collect seeds, germinate them and transplant seedlings. Insert suggests ten plants to try and explains special handling for each.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Dec 1988 (v.32#6) pg. 30

Tips on dealing with suckering by sumac, lilacs and crabapples.
FLOWER & GARDEN Jan-Feb 1989 (v.33#1) pg. 22

Tip on pruning flowering shrubs.
FLOWER & GARDEN May-Jun 1990 (v.34#3) pg. 65

Shrub substitutes. Improve the appearance of an aging border of spring-flowering shrubs by selective removal of old shrubs and replacing with single specimens of summer-flowering herbaceous perennials.
FLOWER & GARDEN May-Jun 1990 (v.34#3) pg. 79

Early-flowering shrubs. A guide to mahonia, witchhazel, spicebush, white forsythia, true forsythia, flowering quince, jasmine, kerria, redbud, spiraea, flowering almond, and azaleas.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1994 (v.38#1) pg. 51

Summer-blooming shrubs for shade. Includes advice on glossy abelia, butterfly bush, beautyberry, sweet pepperbush, rose-of-sharon, hydrangea, Virginia sweetspire, plumleaf azalea and flowering raspberry.
FLOWER & GARDEN Jun-Jul 1994 (v.38#3) pg. 56

Old-fashioned shrubs for contemporary gardens. A look at Cornelian cherry (Cornus mas), Gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa), Rosa rugosa, Rosa hugonis, Japanese kerria (Kerria japonica), Summersweet (Clethra Alnifolia), Abelia, and Vitex.
FLOWER & GARDEN Mar-Apr 1997 (v.41#2) pg. 50

Sculptural shrubs, those with irregular contours that are grown for their effect in the landscape.
FLOWER & GARDEN Mar-Apr 1998 (v.42#2) pg. 25

Planting shrubs and trees. Digging the hole, planting, mulching, etc.
GARDEN GATE #2 Apr-May 1995 pg. 12

How to determine if a shrub is alive or dead before it leafs out in the spring.
GARDEN GATE #3 Jun-Jul 1995 pg. 5

How low can they grow. Selecting and using dwarf shrubs which don't require much pruning.
GARDEN GATE #4 Aug-Sep 1995 pg. 26

Tip on rooting young branches while they're still attached to a shrub.
GARDEN GATE #7 Feb 1996 pg. 4

Advice and cautions on creating a woodland garden of flowering shrubs beneath a mature stand of trees.
GARDEN GATE #8 Apr 1996 pg. 39

Japanese kerria. Advice on physical properties, uses, and growing.
GARDEN GATE #8 Apr 1996 pg. 42

Shady shrubs. A guide to multiseason shrubs that will bloom in shade.
GARDEN GATE #9 Jun 1996 pg. 22

Euonymus. Suggestions for incorporating this low-maintenance shrub into the home landscape.
GARDEN GATE #11 Oct 1996 pg. 30

Moving trees and shrubs to improve a home landscape. Includes advice on root pruning, digging and wrapping a root ball, and replanting.
GARDEN GATE #11 Oct 1996 pg. 32

How and when to prune trees and shrubs.
GARDEN GATE #13 Feb 1997 pg. 14

Shear delights. How to prune and train a shrub into a small, multistemmed tree or a standard.
GARDEN GATE #15 Jun 1997 pg. 8

Tip suggests ways to prevent road-salt damage to trees and shrubs.
GARDEN GATE #19 Feb 1998 pg. 4

Spirea, a guide to some choice selections. Its use in garden design, care, culture and pruning tips.
GARDEN GATE #19 Feb 1998 pg. 14

How to improve subterranean drainage around a shrub.
GARDEN GATE #19 Feb 1998 pg. 38

Fall color in trees and shrubs. A list of plants arranged by fall foliage colors.
GARDEN GATE #23 Oct 1998 pg. 22

Tips on how to root prune a shrub before moving it.
GARDEN GATE #24 Dec 1998 pg. 40

Dwarf fothergilla (Fothergilla gardenii), its characteristics and culture.
GARDEN GATE #27 Jun 1999 pg. 42

One way to visualize the full-grown size of a tree or shrub.
GARDEN GATE #30 Dec 1999 pg. 4

Advice on winter trunk tie-up for columnar or upright trees and shrubs.
GARDEN GATE #30 Dec 1999 pg. 5

Finding a privacy shrub that is tolerant of winter road salt, but provides a visual and road-noise screen as well.
HARROWSMITH #78 Mar-Apr 1988 (v.12#6) pg. 139
Added Info HARROWSMITH #82 Nov-Dec 1988 (v.13#4) pg. 13

Landscaping with shrubs. A guide to seventeen shrubs that are colorful, fragrant and easy to acquire and care for.
HARROWSMITH #85 May-Jun 1989 (v.14#1) pg. 81

Hardy herbal shrubs. A dozen favorites that are hardy to USDA Zone 4. Culture and uses of wintergreen, bearberry, lingonberry, large cranberry, willows, witch hazels, bayberry and wax myrtle, elders, crampbarks and dwarf conifers.
HERB COMPANION Aug-Sep 1998 (v.10#6) pg. 44

Start your own backyard nursery and cut the high cost of landscaping. How to raise your own trees and shrubs for later transplanting. Tips on transplanting.
HOME MECHANIX #714 Oct 1987 (v.83) pg. 76

How to successfully transplant trees and shrubs.
HOME MECHANIX #744 Apr 1990 (v.86) pg. 30
Added Info HOME MECHANIX #747 Jul-Aug 1990 (v.86) pg. 10

How to transplant trees and shrubs, both balled and bare-root stock.
HOMEOWNER Apr 1985 (v.10#3) pg. 8

SPECIAL SECTION: OUTDOOR LIVING. Ideas for decks, gazebos, poolside pavilion and landscaping. No construction details included. Chart of 50 top shrubs and trees for landscaping.
HOMEOWNER May 1987 (v.12#4) pg. 29
Added Info HOMEOWNER Oct 1987 (v.12#8) pg. 4

Winter wraps for outdoor plants. Suggestions for protecting evergreens, young trees, shrubs, roses, etc.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1987 (v.12#8) pg. 18

Shrubs for all seasons. A chart of the four seasons tells which shrubs will provide color during that season. Includes tips on planting, care, feeding, etc.
HOMEOWNER Mar 1988 (v.13#2) pg. 36

Winterizing shrubs and trees. Some tips.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1988 (v.13#10) pg. 16

Fall fertilizing tips for lawn and shrubs.
HOMEOWNER Nov 1989 (v.14#9) pg. 16

How to protect your trees and shrubs from winter kill.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Nov-Dec 1979 (v.4#6) pg. 25

How to raise early-blooming trees and shrubs such as forsythia, saucer magnolia, etc.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1981 (v.6#5) pg. 6

Winter wraps for your garden. How to protect trees and shrubs during the winter.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1982 (v.7#5) pg. 54

Cool-colored shrubs. An early-, mid-, and late-season guide to shrubs and small trees which feature cool-colored blossoms of white, pink, blue, and purple.
HORTICULTURE Jan 1990 (v.68#1) pg. 50

Planting a container-grown shrub. Step-by-step instructions.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1990 (v.68#3) pg. 54
Added Info HORTICULTURE Sep 1990 (v.68#9) pg. 5

Pruning tips from PlantAmnesty, an organization designed to teach people how to properly prune their trees and shrubs.
HORTICULTURE Aug 1990 (v.68#8) pg. 13

Planting an acid-loving shrub. Step-by-step instructions.
HORTICULTURE Oct 1990 (v.68#10) pg. 40

Profiles in green. A brief look at some deciduous trees, shurbs and vines which remain verdant year-round.
HORTICULTURE Dec 1990 (v.68#12) pg. 40

A role for shrubs in the mixed border.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1991 (v.69#3) pg. 52

How to divide a shrub. Step-by-step illustrations of the procedure.
HORTICULTURE Apr 1991 (v.69#4) pg. 54

How to move a large shrub successfully.
HORTICULTURE Apr 1992 (v.70#4) pg. 66
Added Info HORTICULTURE Aug-Sep 1992 (v.70#7) pg. 8

Small shrubs for the ornamental border.
HORTICULTURE Jan 1993 (v.71#1) pg. 34

Raising standards. How to train a tree or shrub that would normally assume a bushy or floppy outline to become a single stem. Sketches show how to train a standard privet and a standard wisteria.
HORTICULTURE Jan 1993 (v.71#1) pg. 58

Step-by-step guide to making hardwood cuttings for propagating shrubs.
HORTICULTURE Nov 1993 (v.71#9) pg. 66

The delights of forcing. How to induce indoor, preseasonal blossoms from spring- or winter-flowering shrubs. Describes how to force forsythia, "white forsythia," flowering quince, winter currant and several winter bloomers.
HORTICULTURE Feb 1994 (v.72#2) pg. 44

Weigelas and abelias. A guide to recommended varieties of these two summer-blooming shrubs.
HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1994 (v.72#6) pg. 48
Added Info HORTICULTURE Oct 1994 (v.72#8) pg. 6

Step-by-step guide to pruning a spring-flowering shrub.
HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1994 (v.72#6) pg. 62

Goatsbeard (Aruncus dioicus) varieties, site selection and culture.
HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1994 (v.72#6) pg. 88

The use of variegated plants in landscaping. Variegated species of trees and shrubs are described.
HORTICULTURE Aug-Sep 1994 (v.72#7) pg. 46

Leadplant (Amorpha canescens), a small shrub that fits well in the perennial border. Includes advice on drought-tolerant companion plantings.
HORTICULTURE Oct 1994 (v.72#8) pg. 80

A sampler of trees and shrubs that produce brilliant fall colors.
HORTICULTURE Nov 1994 (v.72#9) pg. 34

Gilding the garden with golden-leaved plants. A guide to plants with gold foliage.
HORTICULTURE Dec 1994 (v.72#10) pg. 44

Florida anise (Illicium floridanum).
HORTICULTURE Dec 1994 (v.72#10) pg. 80

From the ground up. Hard pruning transforms familiar trees and shrubs. Shrubs can be manipulated so that they have most of the characteristics of herbaceous perennials, while still retaining some of the style of a shrub.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1995 (v.73#3) pg. 54

Coast silk tassel (Garrya elliptica). A description of the shrub and its culture.
HORTICULTURE Jan 1996 (v.74#1) pg. 80

Shrubs that go the distance. A summary of long-blooming shrubs and their use in the landscape.
HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1996 (v.74#6) pg. 37

How to treat a red tip shrub (Photinia xfraseri) afflicted with entomosporium leaf spot.
HORTICULTURE Aug-Sep 1996 (v.74#7) pg. 10

Sizzling caesalpinias. A look at species of these subtropical trees and shrubs. Advice on growing them in zones 9 and 10 and in containers.
HORTICULTURE Aug-Sep 1996 (v.74#7) pg. 56

Classic winter-flowering or fruit-bearing shrubs to enliven the winter landscape in the southeast described.
HORTICULTURE Jan 1997 (v.94#1) pg. 22

Advice on shrubs and trees that will give privacy from the road and that will tolerate deicing salts.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1997 (v.94#3) pg. 14
Added Info HORTICULTURE Oct 1997 (v.94#8) pg. 10

A suggestion on trees and shrubs that produce orange foliage color in the fall.
HORTICULTURE Nov 1997 (v.94#9) pg. 12

A harvest of winter color. The best cold-hardy shrubs for cutting and forcing indoors.
HORTICULTURE Nov-Dec 1998 (v.95#9) pg. 33

How to propagate trees, shrubs, and vines.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #59 Sep-Oct 1979 pg. 37

Suggestions on landscaping with vines and bushes to shade and cool a house. Includes a suggestion on a misting system for a shrub-covered trellis and a selection of annual and perennial vines.
NEW SHELTER Jul-Aug 1985 (v.6#6) pg. 93

Instant landscaping with trees and shrubs. The emphasis is on selecting and planting trees.
NEW SHELTER Jul-Aug 1986 (v.7#6) pg. 35

Suggestions for trees and shrubs that duplicate the heirloom trees purchased from tree peddlers in the late 1800s. Tips on where and where not to plant them.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1998 (v.26#1) pg. 28

How to transplant native shrubs and trees (dogwood, mulberry, sycamore, red cedar) from the woods to your yard.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1977 (v.24#2) pg. 154

How to find and transplant tiny seedlings of trees and shrubs.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jun 1977 (v.24#6) pg. 137

A look at the Manzanita, an ornamental shrub with edible berries.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1977 (v.24#12) pg. 128

Tip: Keep newly planted (or transplanted) trees and bushes from sinking by tying them to a stick which extends beyond the freshly dug hole.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1981 (v.28#4) pg. 16

How to raise your own trees and shrubs from seed.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1982 (v.29#10) pg. 59

Tips on protecting small plants and shrubs during the winter months.
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1984 (v.31#11) pg. 48

New ideas for transplanting trees and shrubs.
ORGANIC GARDENING Sep 1985 (v.32#9) pg. 22

Tips on selecting the best shrub or tree specimens for fall planting.
ORGANIC GARDENING Sep 1985 (v.32#9) pg. 32, 34

Nuts for a hedge. How to grow filbert bushes for a privacy screen or as a windbreak.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1987 (v.34#10) pg. 56

Portable redwood container on casters is an 8 cu.ft. box designed to hold a dwarf fruit tree. Insert explains how to train a container shrub.
ORGANIC GARDENING May 1988 (v.35#5) pg. 76

Step-by-step technique for moving a large shrub.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1988 (v.35#10) pg. 28

Ten flowering trees and shrubs to use as accents in a home landscape.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1988 (v.35#10) pg. 45

Tips on organic fertilizing of a Meyer lemon bush.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar 1989 (v.36#3) pg. 28

Winterize your yard. A guide to plant protection to prevent cold weather damage.
ORGANIC GARDENING Sep 1989 (v.36#8) pg. 50

Tip: How and when to transplant mature barberry bushes.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1989 (v.36#9) pg. 20

The easy path to perfect fall pruning of trees and shrubs.
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1992 (v.39#8) pg. 36

A guide to perfect pruning of shade trees, fruit trees, small fruits, ornamental shrubs and roses.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1993 (v.40#2) pg. 34

Tip on forcing prolonged bloom from branches of shrubs brought indoors to flower.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1994 (v.41#2) pg. 73

Landscaping with shrubs that will provide food and shelter for beneficial insects and pest-eating birds.
ORGANIC GARDENING May-Jun 1994 (v.41#5) pg. 40

Advice on propagating new mock orange bushes from old ones by taking cuttings. Also offers suggestions on why a bush has never bloomed.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1994 (v.41#9) pg. 21

Tree and shrub pruning techniques.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1992 (v.169#4) pg. 91
Added Info POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1992 (v.169#8) pg. 6

How to plant trees and shrubs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1994 (v.171#4) pg. 74

Clean cut. A guide to pruning trees and shrubs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1997 (v.174#7) pg. 90

How to protect your plants and shrubs against winter.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Oct 1986 (v.1#2) pg. 81

Suggestions for plants and shrubs that do well in most low-light conditions.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Mar 1988 (v.3#3) pg. 42

A look at raising a Japanese aucuba.
SUNSET Sep 1978 (v.161#3) pg. 194

A look at the favorite flowers, trees and shrubs from four western mild-winter areas.
SUNSET Feb 1979 (v.162#2) pg. 86

A guide to planting bare-root trees and shrubs.
SUNSET Jan 1980 (v.164#1) pg. 62

Latest recommendations for planting young container-grown trees and shrubs.
SUNSET Oct 1983 (v.171#4) pg. 264

Tips on planting summer-fragrant shrubs and vines.
SUNSET Apr 1984 (v.172#4) pg. 286

Tips on planting an evergreen subshrub called the bush morning glory.
SUNSET Apr 1984 (v.172#4) pg. 298

Tips on growing trailing lantana.
SUNSET Aug 1984 (v.173#2) pg. 174

Tips on three ways to wall-train an espaliered pyracantha.
SUNSET Dec 1984 (v.173#6) pg. 228

Tip: How to plant a shrub.
SUNSET Oct 1986 (v.177#4) pg. 210

A guide to five flowering shrubs that will thrive in dry gardens: Bush anemone, Wild lilac, Western redbud, Bush poppy and Flannel bush.
SUNSET Oct 1987 (v.179#4) pg. 206

How to grow proteas in northern California. A guide to four evergreen flowering shrubs that can take temperatures down to at least 25 degrees.
SUNSET Nov 1987 (v.179#5) pg. 234

How to rejuvenate deciduous shrubs with aggressive pruning over a three year period.
SUNSET Feb 1988 (v.180#2) pg. 178

Training and pruning flowering quince.
SUNSET Feb 1988 (v.180#2) pg. 181

The unthirsty 100. Listing of shrubs, ground covers, perennials, vines and trees which get along with little or no summer watering. Tips on planting and watering.
SUNSET Oct 1988 (v.181#4) pg. 74

Standards, shrubs that pass for trees. A look at some medium- to large-size shrubs trained into "standards."
SUNSET Jun 1989 (v.182#6) pg. 84

How to grow, harvest and preserve capers (Capparis spinosa).
SUNSET Jul 1989 (v.183#1) pg. 136

Basket Willow. A description of how willow is grown, gathered and made into baskets in Somerset, England. Includes instructions for planting and tending a "withy bed" of purple osier basket willow or red osier dogwood.
THREADS #3 Feb-Mar 1986 pg. 63

In living color. A guide to shrubs that bring fiery fall hues to yards.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #819 Oct 1997 (v.93) pg. 60

How to grow the Bottle Brush plant (Callistemon speciosus).
WORKBASKET Sep 1978 (v.43#12) pg. 35

How to force cuttings from spring-flowering shrubs and trees to bloom indoors.
WORKBASKET Dec 1978 (v.44#3) pg. 31

Guidelines for selecting and planting flowering trees and shrubs in your yard.
WORKBASKET Mar 1981 (v.46#5) pg. 40

How to transplant trees and shrubs.
WORKBASKET Feb 1989 (v.54#4) pg. 8