Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Worth branching out?
With warmer winters, landscapers try less hardy trees, but it's still risky
By Kelly de la Rocha
A few hours south of the Capital Region, spring is a riot of flowering trees and shrubs that traditionally haven't thrived locally, but with recent winters trending on the milder side, area gardeners have begun to wonder if less hardy landscape features might have a shot in their yards....