Keep It Colorful with Mums

Keep It Colorful with Mums

Chrysanthemums, better known as mums, will keep your garden alive with color through the end of the growing season. Drought-tolerant and resistant to insect pests and diseases, these popular flowers are one of the easiest perennials to grow. Given the wide array of...
Lawn Remodeling

Lawn Remodeling

FALL IS THE TIME TO DO IT, NOW IS THE TIME TO PLAN Almost every lawn can use a little fixing up or repairing, and the end of summer (or early fall) is just about the best time to do it. Just like any other “remodeling” job, it’s best to have a good plan, or blueprint,...
Seasonal Floral Displays

Seasonal Floral Displays

There are certain parts of your landscape that you love to see come back every year. On the other hand, remember that variety is the spice of life. Annual floral displays allow you to introduce varied color schemes from year to year. Planning your floral display with...
Clean It Up, Then Mulch It

Clean It Up, Then Mulch It

All landscape areas should be cleaned up in the spring for aesthetics and the health of your landscape. Trees, shrubs (except spring-blooming ones), brambles and roses should be pruned. Old growth on perennials should be cut back and discarded. It’s also a good time...
Battle Plan for Weeds

Battle Plan for Weeds

While you may not see them now, weeds will be trying to invade your lawn before you know it. Many varieties of weeds lie in wait, ready to emerge from the soil once the conditions are right. As the summer sets in, many of these weeds thrive in conditions that your...