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Keyword: trees and shrubs (8)

Alternatives to Invasive Landscape Plants

27 plant species are currently prohibited from sale, transport, distribution, propagation or transplantation in New Hampshire including burning bush, Japanese barberry and Norway maple (see entire list appended to this fact sheet). This publication suggests alternative landscape plants for New Hampshire.

Fertilizing Trees and Shrubs

Describes when to fertilize; how to manage soil pH; what fertilizers to use; how much to use; and how to apply fertilizers.

Landscaping at the Water's Edge: An Ecological Approach

A manual for New Hampshire landowners and landscapers.

Planting and Mulching Trees and Shrubs

Information on selecting and planting trees and shrubs, staking and mulching, watering  and providing care during establishment.

Propagating Trees and Shrubs

Propagating from cuttings is a relatively simple way to make new plants at virtually no cost. It’s also a great way to replicate sentimental favorites. Plant pieces are clipped from the parent plant and rooted to form new plants; these are called rooted cuttings. If all goes well, you should be able to produce tiny,new plants in 6 to 8 weeks.

Repairing Storm Damage to Trees and Shrubs

Guidance is given to homeowners with storm-damaged trees including; selecting a professional; pruning; repairing torn bark; and why you shouldn't use wound dressing. Published in 2007.

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