Like many situations in horticulture or gardening there are some things we need to keep in mind when we try to keep our flowering shrubs like Forsythia, Weigelia, Spirea, Lilac, Hydrangea and others looking healthy, vigorous and blooming profusely.

When I was being asked about the equipment a police officer carries, invariably the first item of inquiry is the gun.

A reader sent a request to me for clarification of an earlier article I wrote concerning yellow signs, signals and pavement markings.

Will 2015 be a better year?

Since we’re beginning a new gardening year let’s consider a few resolutions for 2015.

When one is “pretty sure” one knows where one is going-it’s best to have a map.