THE TREE DOCTOR (aka The Plant Doctor)

The Plant Doctor's Landscape Tips

“The Plant Doctor’s Landscape Tips” articles as published by the Michigan Green Industry Magazine and Michigan Nursery & Landscape Association.

Tips for Conifers

Conifers are trees that bears cones and evergreen needle-like or scale-like leaves.

Tips for Deciduous Trees

Deciduous trees are plants that drop their leaves for a part of every year, usually during periods of dryness or from cold weather dormancy.

Landscape Shrubs, Twining Vines, Plants

Tips for flowering annual, biennial and perennial plants.

General Articles

Pruning, Irrigation, Plant Management

Oak Wilt Articles

Oak wilt, caused by Ceratocystis fagacearum, is a lethal disease of oak (Quercus sp.). Although not widely known, oak wilt is widely distributed throughout Michigan and can be found in any areas where oaks are found or propagated.