Information About Ginkgo

Get Started

Is Ginkgo Good For You – Learn About Ginkgo Health Benefits

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Medicinal ginkgo has been in use for at least 5,000 years and probably even longer. Modern ginkgo health benefits target memory and prevent certain signs of brain aging, but there are more historical uses for the plant. Learn what they are in this article.

Managing Sick Ginkgo Trees: How To Control Diseases Of Ginkgo Trees

By Teo Spengler

Given how long the ginkgo trees have survived on the planet, it won’t surprise you to learn that they are generally strong and healthy. Still, ginkgo tree diseases do exist. Click here for information about the diseases of ginkgo with tips for managing sick ginkgo trees.

Ginkgo Insect Problems: Are Pests On Ginkgo Trees Serious

By Amy Grant

Even though there are very few bugs that prey on ginkgo trees, that doesn’t mean the species doesn’t have its share of ginkgo insect problems. So what kinds of ginkgo pests might be found on the tree? Click on the following article to learn more.

Common Ginkgo Cultivars: How Many Kinds Of Ginkgo Are There

By Mary Ellen Ellis

Ginkgo trees are unique in that they are living fossils, largely unchanged for nearly 200 million years. In the landscape, different kinds of ginkgo can be big shade trees and attractive ornamental additions to gardens. Learn about different varieties in this article.

Eating Ginkgo Nuts: Information About The Fruits Of Ginkgo Trees

By Amy Grant

Ginkgo bilboa has made something of a name for itself as a restorative for memory loss is extracted from the dried leaves. Ginkgo also produces rather odoriferous fruit. Stinky the fruit may be, but can you eat ginkgo fruit? Click this article to find out.

How To Prune A Ginkgo – Tips For Trimming Ginkgo Trees

By Mary Ellen Ellis

Ginkgo is a desirable landscape tree for many reasons: unique leaf shape, tolerates drought and urban locations, and relatively low maintenance. But what about pruning? When do you cut back ginkgo, and do you need to at all? Find out in this article.

Propagating Ginkgo Cuttings: Learn How To Root Ginkgo Cuttings

By D.R. McElroy

Ginkgo trees are prized for their bright fall foliage and medicinal benefits, so it’s not surprising that many homeowners would want to add them to their landscape. Ginkgo cutting propagation is the preferred method of cultivation. Learn how to root them here.

Ginkgo Male Vs. Female: Telling Male And Female Ginkgoes Apart

By Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY Garden

Ginkgo biloba is a strong, long-lived specimen with many uses. Sources say it is near perfect as an urban tree goes, as it can grow and thrive in pollution, resists disease, and is easy to prune. But one thing that’s not so near perfect is its sex. Learn more in this article.

Using Ginkgo Leaves: Are Ginkgo Leaves Good For You

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

While their unique fan-shaped foliage adds dramatic visual interest to the home landscape, many believe the ginkgo to have other uses as well, like benefits to cognitive function and improved circulation. Click here for more information on using ginkgo leaves for health.

Ginkgo Propagation Methods – How To Propagate A Ginkgo Tree

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

There are many ways to begin propagating ginkgo trees. Among these ginkgo propagating techniques are by seed and through cuttings. Learn more about how to propagate a ginkgo tree in the following article. Click here for additional information.

Ginkgo Tree Care: How To Grow A Ginkgo Tree

By Amy Grant

Just what are Ginkgo biloba benefits, what is ginkgo and how can one grow these useful trees? Read the following article for the answers to these questions and get tips for growing ginkgo trees too.

Load More
Join Us - Get all the latest gardening tips and tricks!
Ask A Pro
Ask a Question
Search for more information

Find more gardening information on Gardening Know How:

Search