Seasonal Blooms

Seasonal Blooms

Floral displays ring in the growing season with life and color. Annual flowers are a good landscape investment because they’re versatile, colorful, quick to bloom and relatively inexpensive. These dependable single-season flowers hit the ground running and provide a...
Much More to Mulch Than Meets the Eye

Much More to Mulch Than Meets the Eye

Mulch – most of us think of it as something there to make the ground look good. The consistent color and texture do improve the looks of your shrubs and flowers. In fact, dark- colored mulches even widen the pupil of the eye, making bright plants stand out even more....
A Fresh Start

A Fresh Start

Spring is finally here! Before new growth fully kicks into high gear, it’s important to set the stage for the new growing season. Winter has a tendency of littering your flower beds with sticks, leftover fall leaves, and old growth from last season’s annuals....
The Season for Planning

The Season for Planning

Landscape improvements can make a tremendous difference in the looks, usefulness and value of your home. While your lawn and landscape may not be the first thing on your mind this time of year, winter is a great time to plan future improvements. Landscapes consist of...
Cold-Weather Protection for Evergreens

Cold-Weather Protection for Evergreens

At its most severe, winter burn can cause serious damage to your evergreens. This condition comes about when dry winter winds pull moisture out of needles and leaves, causing them to turn brown and, in some cases, fall off. Treating your evergreens with antidesiccants...
Winter Preparation

Winter Preparation

Fall is here, and it’s time to get your lawn and landscape plants ready for winter. By taking care of the following tasks now, you can cut down on your yard work next spring: • Remove and compost fallen leaves and any organic debris surrounding your flowers and...