Spring is in full bloom and you may be thinking about adding some additional trees or shrubs to your landscape. However, there is a lot of conflicting information out there about the best time to plant them. Some experts claim that spring is the ideal season for planting while others say fall is the best…
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When watered and maintained properly, the plants in a landscape look naturally beautiful and lend an air of elegance to the surrounding property. It’s important to realize, however, that plants are living things that need water and grow just like we do, and sometimes this growth can get a little unruly. Pruning your plants is…
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All living things need water in order to survive. Humans know when they need water – they get thirsty. However, it’s not quite that simple to tell when plants need to be watered. Proper watering practices ensure the health of your flowers and plants and keep your landscape looking stunning day after day. Here are…
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Homeowners who are looking to have a beautiful, colorful garden on their property should familiarize themselves with the different varieties of perennials available. Unlike annual plants, which die every winter and need to be replanted each spring, perennials regrow from the same roots every year. While the lifespans, bloom time, and forms differ between species…
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  Spring is officially here, so now is the perfect time to start planting and taking care of your garden once again.  Whether you are new to gardening or an expert with years of experience, starting a spring garden can be a daunting task.  It is easy to get overwhelmed especially if you a lot…
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As a homeowner, you should focus on the appearance of the exterior of your property as much as the interior.  We are in the middle of the fall, so it is the perfect time to perform some landscape maintenance and planting.  If you want to enhance the look and feel of your property for the…
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Summer has officially come to an end, but that doesn’t mean your vegetable garden needs to take the same fate.  Fall is known for cool temperatures and an increase in rain, which is beneficial for several types of vegetables.  The key is knowing which vegetables to grow and the right time to plant their seeds….
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You put time and effort into your garden, so the last thing you want is for a deer or raccoon to destroy your plants and produce.  Once you create a garden, wildlife creatures think it is just an extension of their habitat.  So, it is your job to learn how to prevent the local rabbits…
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Just because the summer air is dry doesn’t mean your yard has to be the same. Are you in need of a little extra curb appeal for your front yard? Here’s a list of three plants to grow in your summer garden that are eye-catching for your neighborhood and cookout guests.

We are in the middle of July which means we are entering the hottest days of summer.  The heat along with humidity can have an effect on your garden; however, you shouldn’t let the summer heat stop you from growing a luscious, beautiful garden.  Discover a few tips to gardening in the heat this summer.