The Ruth Mott Foundation’s staff of horticulture experts maintain the gardens and grounds at Applewood. We will periodically share some of their timely gardening tips throughout the various seasons. Visit our YouTube page to browse more of these videos.

How to Pinch Dahlias

For a stronger, fuller, and easier to manage plant.

Pruning Fruit Trees

To stimulate healthy growth.

How to Plant Tulips

Plant tulips in the fall for colorful blooms in the spring!


A brief look at some of the types of hydrangeas at Applewood.