Planting

How To Hire A Good Gardener

May 14, 2015
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  How To Hire A Good Gardener in three easy steps. You just closed the sale on your new home and are thinking about its maintenance. If the home has a yard, your options are to either maintain it yourself or hire a gardener or landscape contractor. If the yard already looks the way you […]

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“No Mow Lawn” is a waterwise alternative

January 8, 2015
Lush green grass requires less water

“No Mow Lawn” is a waterwise alternative for California’s Coastal Areas. Homeowners in California’s mild coastal climates have a wonderful landscaping option. If you are battling shady areas in your yard where no traditional lawn grows, you will be happy to learn that you can seed a grass mixture that will produce lush green blades practically year-round. The grass also does […]

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Let Us Bare Roots

July 19, 2013

From Georgia to Quebec to my currently frigid Wisconsin, it’s time to plant bare root roses. If the ground is thawed and you can dig a hole, plant! April and the first two weeks of May are the perfect time, no matter where you live. I prefer bare root roses, because there are infinitely more […]

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