Plant Types & Guides

Looking for complete details about the different types of plants? Finding the perfect plant selection for your garden can be difficult, so you've come to the right place! In this section, you'll learn about the different types of plants you may be interested in planting in your home garden. You'll find plant profiles for trees, flowers, vines, and plant comparisons.

Apple Trees in Tennessee

Plants

Can You Grow Apple Trees in Tennessee? Find Out Which Varieties To Grow!

Are you thinking of adding some apple trees to your Tennessee yard or home gardening space? Because of Tennessee's rich agricultural heritage, it's no surprise that certain apple tree varieties can do quite well in this southern state. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton looks at if apple trees can be successfully planted in this state.

Cherry Trees vs Cherry Blossoms

Plants

Cherry Trees vs. Cherry Blossoms: What’s The Difference?

Not sure what's different or similar between cherry trees or cherry blossoms? While one tree produces edible fruit, the other is strictly ornamental. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton examines what's different and what's the same between these two trees.

Edible Hedges

Plants

Edible Hedge Plants That Serve as Both Privacy and Food

Are you thinking of adding some hedge plants to your yard or garden, but want the plant to also be edible? The good news is, there are plenty of plants that can be trained into being hedges, all while bearing edible fruit. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton examines the most popular hedge plants that yield edible fruit.

Tennessee Cherry Trees

Plants

Can You Grow Cherry Trees in Tennessee? Should You Try?

Are you thinking of growing some cherry trees in your Tennessee yard or gardening space? Tennessee covers two different hardiness zones (5-8), which has slightly different growth needs and temperatures. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton examines if you can grow cherry trees in this southern state.

Tennessee Fruit Trees

Plants

Best Fruit Trees To Plant in Tennessee Yards or Gardens

Are you thinking of adding some fruit trees to your Tennessee home or garden? The state of Tennessee gets plenty of rain, so it's no surprise that certain fruit trees can flourish in this southern state. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton looks at the best trees for your gardening area if you reside in the state of Tennessee.

Tennessee Avocado Trees

Plants

Can You Grow Avocado Trees in Tennessee? Will They Survive?

Thinking of adding some avocado trees to your Tennessee home or yard? Tennessee is covers two different hardiness zones (5b-8a) and the growing conditions are slightly different in each zone. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton considers if you can grow avocado trees in this southern state.