For years I had a favorite old crabapple tree at the entry to my house.
Sugar maple is one of our most majestic native trees.
Peaches could easily be the best thing about late summer.
The American elm is a native tree with a life story that rivals any Hollywood saga.
Spring creeps in on the soft gray paws of the pussy willow.
Redbuds are a favorite small tree in many parts of North America.
Rhododendrons and azaleas flower in just about every color, are often fragrant, and have beautiful, dark green foliage.
Hydrangeas are popular shrubs with showy flower heads.
Known for their exceptional fall color, Japanese maples paint the autumn landscape with shades of brilliant red, orange and gold.
Rugosa rose produces loads of beautiful, fragrant, rosy violet flowers in early summer and sporadically in late summer and early fall.