Whether you’ve added in a handful of new plants to your garden or have completely remodeled your outdoor space, these tips and tricks will help you understand what to expect with a new landscape and how to take care of your new garden. Plants When designing a space, the mature size of the plants you… Read more >
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If you have a water feature, you’ll know that it’s not the lowest maintenance part of your landscape. To keep your water feature functioning properly throughout the year, follow these maintenance guidelines. A submersible pump should always be completely under water. You will periodically need to add more water to the basin to keep it… Read more >
Autumn Joy Sedum is a great late summer-fall bloomer that benefits from summer pruning to keep it looking its best. Pruning Autumn Joy Sedum in June will result in a shorter height which means the stems will be stronger. They’ll be less likely to flop over, and the growing habit of the plant will be… Read more >
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We all learn things the hard way sometimes, but that is not always necessary. If you plan things out, set goals, and budget accordingly for your landscape project, you’ll have a much better time than trying to piece things together. If you’re thinking of renovating your garden, here are 10 common landscaping mistakes to avoid…. Read more >
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If you’ve seen a Blue Atlas Cedar or own one, you know that these evergreens offer beautiful silvery, blue foliage that shines bright in the landscape. You’ve also probably come across one or two that look a little unhealthy. One of the most common problems we see with Blue Atlas Cedars (Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca’) are… Read more >
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