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Planting and caring for trees, shrubs and landscape plantings will make your yard attractive.

General Requirements & Care

Selecting Trees & Shrubs

Native Plants & Beneficial Insects

Pest Management

Emerald Ash Borer

Gypsy Moth

Conifer Corner

Dr. Bert Cregg of Michigan State University writes “Conifer Corner” regularly for “The Michigan Landscape magazine, a bimonthly publication of the Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA). You can visit MNLA’s consumer website at Plant Michigan Green. Dr. Cregg’s articles are listed by topic below.

Additional Resources

Gardening in Michigan

Michigan is a great place to grow fruit, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. MSU Extension offers many resources including the popular Master Gardener Volunteer Program.

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