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May 3, 2019
How Understanding the Hardiness Zone in Your Area Can Help Your Plants to Thrive

How Understanding the Hardiness Zone in Your Area Can Help Your Plants to Thrive

In the last blog, we discussed how the idea of hardiness zones developed and, in particular, what zones are included in the state of Florida. It […]
April 26, 2019
Florida’s Hardiness Zones and What This Means

Florida’s Hardiness Zones and What This Means

One of the most significant considerations when deciding when and what to plant is to understand the environment in which a particular plant species will be […]
April 18, 2019
Expert Advice on Planting an Indoor Herb Garden

Expert Advice on Planting an Indoor Herb Garden

Variety is certainly the spice of life and spicing up our food is a time-honored tradition. Using herbs like basil and sage can boost the tastiness […]
April 11, 2019
A Simple and Complete Guide to Growing Roses

A Simple and Complete Guide to Growing Our Roses

Roses have quite the reputation among gardeners as being an arduous or difficult endeavor. Roses are highly sought after and popular though,and many people want them […]
April 4, 2019
A Guide To Beneficial Insects Part two of Two

A Guide to Beneficial Insects Part II

One old line that has now become outdated is that organic means are expensive. Organic pest control has been lowering in price every season. This might […]
March 28, 2019
Complete Guide to Beneficial Insects Part I

A Guide to Beneficial Insects Part I

Pest control is a complicated subject when it comes to gardening, farming, and landscaping. There are all sorts of ways to deal with insects in your […]
March 19, 2019
Pavers Basics For Your Landscape

Pavers Basics For Your Landscape

Most beautiful landscapes around homes find their foundations quite literally lie in the stonework that makes up the driveways and paths. Pavers are the man-made stone […]
March 12, 2019
Fences Help Protect Pets and Lawns

Fences For Your Furry Friends And Fences For You

It’s never been more popular to adopt a furry friend or take in one of the unfortunate animals in shelters all across the nation. It’s wonderful […]
March 5, 2019
Joys Of Adding Trees To Your Lawn

The Joys Of Adding Trees To Your Lawn

There are many things you can do for your home landscape regardless of the time of year. One of those things you can do that has […]
February 25, 2019

Everything About Stone and Garden Gravel

There are a lot of different options when it comes to setting the floor of your garden or lawn beds. From soil and mulch to stone […]
February 18, 2019

All About Landscape Beds

Beds are the cornerstone piece of decoration for a lush green yard and beautiful landscape. Beds can be the source of rich variety and art for […]
February 7, 2019

A Simple Rundown on Turf, Turfgrass and Sod

There are two routes a homeowner can go with the type of lawn they might want for their home, grass or turf. Grass is the old […]
January 31, 2019

Residential Outdoor and Landscape Lighting

Investing in proper landscape lighting for your home and yard is an important step in perfecting your outdoor space. It is important to define for yourself […]
January 22, 2019
Increasing Home Value Through Landscaping

Increasing Home Value Through Landscaping

Landscaping not only gives you a beautiful yard to look at and enjoy; but can also add significant value to your home and property. The effects […]
January 11, 2019
Aspects of Hardscaping

Understanding Hardscaping

In the landscaping industry, the term Hardscaping is used in a variety of varied and general ways. Understanding hardscaping and how it relates to your lawn […]
January 4, 2019
Irrigation System in Florida

Optimizing Your Irrigation System

This time of year is the transition from the rainy season in Florida to a longer dry season over the traditional winter months. Coming out of […]
December 28, 2018
Annuals and Perennials

Annuals and Perennials

Flowers are often the cornerstone of attention in your garden. Before choosing and planting flowers, it is wise to have a basic understanding of what you […]
December 19, 2018
Gardening Tips In Different Climate

Gardening by region in Florida

Florida is a very large and diverse state for plant life of almost every variety. Florida’s size and diversity are spread throughout four distinct growing zones. […]
December 12, 2018
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Lawn Prep For Hurricanes

Hurricanes and strong weather are just a fact of life in Florida and preparing your lawn and yard for it is crucial for safety and damage […]
December 4, 2018
Plant & Care For Home Fruit Trees

How To Plant & Care For Home Fruit Trees

Growing and tending to fruit trees in your yard is not only visually rewarding but allows you to take back some control over the foods you […]
November 27, 2018
Introduction To Fertilizers and Pesticides

Fertilizers and Pesticides A Homeowners Introduction

Balance in nature is everything and balance in your lawn and landscape is equally important. Of course, there are many different areas of a lawn and […]
November 20, 2018
Fall Décor and More For Your Lawn

Fall Décor and More For Your Lawn

It’s October and the season of fall is here with shorter days and longer nights, coupled with lovely changes in the trees and foliage. Fall decorating […]
November 15, 2018
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Expert Advice on Fall Flower Management

As the seasons change the flowers in your garden and beds in the lawn will also change and morph. Flowers are often the centerpiece of gardens […]
November 8, 2018
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Expert Advice on Tree and Shrub Care

In the landscaping industry tree and shrub care can be difficult and challenging. One very common request for professional landscapers is to help fix or take […]
November 3, 2018
Fall Leaf Cleanup

Expert Advice on Leaf Cleanups For Fall

Whether you live in tropical south Florida or the forest coasts of Oregon, every year the trees in our yards cycle and shed their leaves in […]