In Louisiana, we celebrate Arbor Day each year on the third Friday in January. Arbor Day is when we take time to plant trees and appreciate the benefits that trees provide for us.
Food, water and shelter are the basic requirements for attracting birds to your yard.
I recently came across some poison ivy as I was working in an out-of-the-way area of my landscape. Poison ivy is very abundant in urban, suburban and rural landscapes.
Violent thunderstorms can occur around the state during summer, and in south Louisiana high winds from hurricanes are a real concern.
Our winter landscapes look decidedly different from our landscapes in summer for two major reasons.