Gardening tips for homeowners.
Mayhaw trees are native to Louisiana and do well in this area.
A pre-emergence herbicide application can save you time, money and effort by killing the weed shortly after the seeds germinate.
Crape Myrtle's vibrant flowers, long blooming season, disease and pest resistance, and relatively small size make them an excellent tree to add to your yard.
(Distributed 06/17/08) The LSU AgCenter has conducted a considerable amount of evaluation research on crape myrtles over the last 10-plus years, according to LSU AgCenter horticulturist Dr. Allen Owings. “Probably 40-50 varieties are worthy of being grown and sold in Louisiana,” Owing says.