Christmas Trees Are an Old Tradition by
Dr. Gerald Klingaman, retired, UAK Horticulture No one knows exactly when or where the tradition of the Christmas tree began, but there are some interesting theories.
Favorite Holiday Plants Perfect for Gift Giving by
Sharon Omahen, UGA Poinsettias, Christmas cactuses and African violets are the most common plants given over the holiday season. A University of Georgia expert offers tips for caring for these seasonal favorites.
Garden Maintenance: Dig a Hole Ahead of Time for Your Live Christmas Tree by
Carol Ness Yes, it seems a little early to be thinking of Christmas in November, but not really if you’re considering having a live Christmas tree this holiday season. Perhaps you’d like to plant your Christmas tree with a child, or to commemorate a special occasion, or remember a loved one. It might not be time to put your shovel away for the winter quite yet.