Landscaping

Regardless if you are planting a new lawn or trying to get rid of weeds our landscaping section can help improve the look of your yard.

How to Banish Brown Patches on Your Lawn

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An inviting green carpet of lawn is what we all strive for, so it’s a sorry day for the proud gardener when brown patches appear. What went wrong? Well, it...

Marigolds – Trivia and Information

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Marigolds are fabulous flowers that are easy to grow, relatively problem-free, and quite attractive. There are several varieties and they can grow in just about any climate with proper care....

Holly – Trivia and Information

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We all know that holly is used for Christmas decorating. But what else? Most people seem to think they know what it is, but can’t identify it past being a...

Are Coffee Grounds Good For Your Lawn

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Is your yard yellow or patchy in places? Does it lack the zest and appeal of your neighbor’s? A cup o’ joe might just wake up your lagging lawn. Coffee...

Sod – Choosing, Preparation and Planting

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Sod is mature lawn that has been grown and cared for by professional grass growers, and is cut into thick sheets or squares (with the roots still in tact). It...

Roses – Trivia and Information

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A rose is one of the most recognizable flowers in the United States and around the world. Its fragrance and soft petals, not to mention sharp thorns, make it distinguishable...

Dahlias – Known as the Flower of all Flowers

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Dahlias are definitely the “cream of crop” when it comes to flower gardening. In fact, they have earned the nickname “flower of flowers”. The blooms are so ornamental that they...

How to Kill Quackgrass

Stef Daniel
What is Quackgrass? Quackgrass is a nasty grass weed that, if left untreated, can take over your lawn or garden quickly. Quackgrass is its most common name, but it may...