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The Root issue

Roots   Roots are in a perpetual search for new sources of food and water. This continuous growth habit is never ending. They move away from the center of the plant and can go in any direction except up, or into sunlight. There are substances in the roots sensitive to gravity and this keeps them […]

What is a Hybrid ?

HYBRIDIZING   From a commercial perspective it is a process by which new, plants are developed with particularly desirable qualities therefore making them more marketable. Hybrids are developed for their disease resistance, growth rate, size of plant, flower, fruit or size of fruit, increased flowering, color, taste, or any reason a plant might be considered […]

What is involved in Craning in NYC


The Dream   A fabulous design by Plant Specialists for a fabulous spot !   So you have a fabulous plan in place –  hopefully done by the talented team at Plant Specialists ! Your friends are green with envy at the space you are creating ! Then you realize that your trees and furniture […]