A Greener View

A Greener View

A Greener View

Jeff Rugg uses his degrees in science, zoology, horticulture and landscape architecture and experience as an Illinois certified nurseryman and registered landscape architect to instruct readers on all their gardening needs in his weekly column. Bob Kast provides an eye-popping and informative infographic each week.

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Winter Damage May 22, 2019

Q: Apparently the polar vortex last winter killed several of my trees and shrubs. I had carefully se... Read More

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Buying Fruit Trees May 15, 2019

Q: I need to replace a pear tree. The first one was planted in the fall; last spring, it didn't bloo... Read More

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Pesticide Breakdown May 08, 2019

Q: I have several apple and pear trees that I have treated with the fungicide Captan for several yea... Read More

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The Pine Cone Zone May 01, 2019

Q: I would like some suggestions for what to do with all the pine cones that fall in my yard from th... Read More