Baby, it’s cold outside, which of course means it’s the perfect time to curl up by the fire with some hot cocoa and wander through seed catalogues for inspiration. Oh, just us? Well, whether you enjoy the planning or would […]
It’s resolution time again! We know that this is the year you’re going to be at the gym every day, cook like a chef, and remember to call every family member on their birthday. But while you’re contemplating ways to […]
Wrap them up . . . Winter weather is coming whether we like it or not, so now is the time to make sure you’ve got your bases covered- literally, in the case of any vulnerable shrubs and trees, especially […]
Some tender loving care and an ounce of prevention now makes for beautiful, healthy, and vibrant roses in the spring. One of the biggest keys to success over the winter is preventing the freezing and thawing cycle that can do […]
Get those bulbs in the ground . . . For centuries, tulips have been planted to add their gorgeous colors to landscapes around the world… why not bring their beauty into your yard? Getting these bulbs in the ground now […]
Desiccation injury is the correct name for the drying out of your evergreens that can occur during the winter. Broadleaf evergreens and conifers sometimes lose water through their needles or leaves before it can be replaced though the roots, as […]
The right living screens or privacy plantings take eco-fencing to a new level: they create a beautiful way to enclose and protect your private world, and add natural interest to your landscaping. Not only are they an excellent way to […]
Proper preparation now can mean the difference between your plants merely surviving the stresses of winter and actually thriving as conditions grow harsher with the falling temperatures. Don’t underestimate the value of mulch Covering the ground around your perennials, shrubs […]
More comfortable temperatures make this an opportune time to do some yard tidying and to ready your irrigation systems for the winter cold that’s on the way.
Is your landscape everything it could be? Take a little time now to evaluate your yard and consider filling out the areas that need some enhancement with these fall friendly plantings.