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It's a common sight in the area today: Trees and shrubs encased in ice, with branches bending from the weight. You may think you're doing the plants a favor by breaking the ice off, but an expert says, "leave it alone."
As surely as summer gives way to fall, wintry weather will threaten in the weeks and months ahead. This is the time to prepare trees for bad weather.
Charlottesville City Council is considering an proposed ordinance aimed at protecting some trees in the city.
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Evergreens throughout the region are being confronted with a new kind of enemy: the bagworm.
Montgomery County will get a little greener after the county executive signed a law aimed to preserve and increase the number of trees in the county.
It's not easy being a tree on Virginia Beach's signature strip. Trees planted along Atlantic Avenue are assaulted every year by strong winds carrying salt-laden seawater droplets.
The emerald ash borer, native to China, has destroyed 100 million ash trees since its arrival in the U.S. more than a decade ago. The destructive pest has reached the Washington area, where it will soon emerge again.
If your allergies are acting up, it may be due to a lack of sex.
Pepco and BGE are offering their customers free trees and advice on where to plant them.
The Potomac Nationals and the U.S. Forest Service are planting 187 trees in Fairfax.