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Why Professional Care?

The maxim: “You get what you pay for” is true in every aspect of our lives. We could say: “especially with professional landscape care.” However, there are other aspects of professional care that don’t have a price tag. They’re almost hidden values, which are: one, our ability, gained and honed from years of experience; and,

Tree & Shrub Care In May

Along with vibrant new growth, come hungry insects. While the disfigurement of the shrub or tree can be of some concern, the serious concern must be for the health of the plant. Whenever any plant is deprived of its full ability to produce nutrients through leaves and needles, its health is impacted. Here professional assistance

May Garden Tips – the Glory of Spring

With new growth surging all around us, we almost have a visual overdose with all the varying shades and tones of: whites; pinks; greens; purples; reds… while our lawns provide the background canvas with evolving¬† deeper shades of green to enhance the artistry of emerging spring scenes. It almost seems like lawns would get green

Landscape for Color in Spring

Going From Here to There Can Be Beautiful Having a whole landscape redesigned and installed can be revolutionary, but sometimes a simple addition can also be gratifying.¬† For instance, how often do you retrace your steps within your present landscape? Your frequent ‘trips’ can be more beautiful and enjoyable by establishing ‘pathways’ such as pictured

Landscape Conservation in Spring

Positive actions in the spring are important for your landscape’s continued health. Having your lawn cut higher will produce more food energy which can be stored in an expanding root system; important for fighting disease and for better sustaining turf all season. Consistent, corrective pruning maintains a pleasing appearance while promoting health and strong internal

Professional Landscaping Advice for April

Here are some professional tips to keep your landscape healthy and beautiful in the spring months.

April Garden Tips – It’s About Color & Health

The color of spring begins with the first spring bulbs and pussy willows, followed by forsythia, magnolias, red bud, dogwoods, and a host of others. Tulips make a dramatic display; a signature of springtime and the beginning of a new season. It is our privilege to help your landscape perform to its best advantage, heralding

How Inviting is Your Entrance? – Entrance Gardens – March 2017

Often, when considering new landscaping, attention is paid to the living areas of the backyard, while the entrance isn’t given much thought, yet it is your presentation to the neighborhood, and the welcoming area for your guests. A rule of thumb is that the entrance garden area should reflect the style of your home, while

Convenient Container Vegetables for your Patio – March 2017

Thinking of potting some vegetables this spring? Here are some great ideas for container vegetables for your patio. A Few Special Plants To Consider For This Year’s Garden

Professional Gardening Advice for March

Rose stems need to be pruned back to live wood; climbers re-secured to their supports; hybrid Teas pruned to 3 or 5 strong stems as soon as new growth starts. Pansies can take the cold while providing early color for your patio planters or flower boxes, and in your garden. Cut back ornamental grasses and