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Mulch Alternatives for your Landscape

Mulch Alternatives for your Landscape

Mulch is a crucial element for any home gardener. Mulch retains moisture, insulates plant roots and reduces weed growth, all while enhancing the visual appeal of flowerbeds and other landscaping features. Many people rely on shredded wood or bark mulch for their garden and yards, there are a number of mulch alternatives for your landscape you […]

Landscaping Ideas For Around Your Pool

Landscaping Ideas For Around Your Pool

A little pool landscaping charm goes a long way! Pool landscaping and landscaping around your pool is very important. Your back yard is your sanctuary and place to host for your family and friends.  Although there are lots of people who find it very difficult and a challenging task. Many homeowners believe that they don’t have the skills, […]

6 Commercial Landscaping Tips

6 Commercial Landscaping Tips

Image is Everything The first thing your customers or perspective clients will see is your landscape.  A great first impression, that’s what a beautiful, welcoming, and gorgeous commercial landscaping can do.  Spring is the perfect time to get outside and make sure your property is ready to impress your clients. During spring it’s important to […]

10 Best Indoor Plants For Clean Air

10 Best Indoor Plants For Clean Air

Indoor Plants Considering the average human being spends roughly 90-percent of their time indoors, the quality of the air is certainly important—particularly when you consider the toxic compounds from paint and wallpaper, cleaning products, furniture, pollen, mold, bacteria, and in poorly ventilated homes. Luckily, welcoming indoor plants into your home can help to purify air […]

How to Trim Shrubs & Bushes Into Shapes

Shaping  Shrubs & Bushes When shaping bushes, achieve optimum results by honoring their natural habit. Use restraint. Respect the fact that each bush is genetically programmed for a certain size, profile, and branching pattern. Make cuts that support these features and preserve the essential character of the plant. Lollipop shapes look unattractive on the front lawn. […]

How to Plant Begonias

Its as Easy as One Two Three! Growing Begonias It’s Easy to Grow Begonias.  Almost all homes have a place suitable for begonias. Places such as the north side of a building, under shade trees or in pots under a porch roof are perfect spots for planting begonias. Considered a Texas Superstar Plant, begonias will highlight […]

Best Shrubs for Texas Landscapes

Best Shrubs for Texas Landscapes

For Texas Gardens – Shade and full sun. Shrubs for North Texas heat and drought conditions. In the absence of rain, most shrubs benefit from a once-a-month, thorough watering during the growing season. Normal lawn watering is not a substitute for thorough tree and shrub watering. The feeding root system of a tree or shrub is […]