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18. Deciduous Leaf

Deciduous means “falling off at maturity” or “falling off”. Deciduous is a term that is commonly used in reference to trees, shrubs or plants that lose their leaves seasonally, usually in the fall. 42 more words


An interview with Bonsai Artist, Sergio Cuan

Sergio Cuan is a talented bonsai artist, who I got to know through BonsaiNut, where he is known as “Mach5”. I met Sergio at the 4th U.S. 712 more words

Drought conditions in Eastern Ontario

On a recent trip along the 401 between Ottawa and Kingston in Eastern Ontario, I could not help but notice the toll that the drought conditions have taken on the trees.   97 more words


One Special Tree - Four Stunning Seasons

We all want instant gratification in our gardens; plant today – lush tomorrow. At some point most of us have learned the hard way that plants just don’t work to our schedule and we have to wait for the plants to fill in and mature before they really fulfill our vision. 481 more words


Winged Sumac…Full of Wings

This tale is an update from an original published by Loret T. Setters on August 13, 2012 at the defunct national blog nativeplantwildlifegardencom. Click the date to view reader comments and find working links to other stories. 590 more words


Deciduous Leaves

Deciduous trees are trees which during the winter lose their leaves. They do this because their leaves can be damaged during the winter, to help hold moisture in, and to use less energy since there is less sunlight during the winter. 72 more words