How To Choose Healthy Tree Saplings For Your Landscape
25 April 2017
Tree nurseries are a great resource when it comes to landscaping your home. They typically provide trees suitable for your area and offer a wide selection of trees from fruiting trees to ornamental species meant to enhance the beauty of your landscape. Knowing how to choose the right tree from a nursery is important to your success when purchasing and planting new trees in your landscape. Follow these guidelines for choosing vigorous, healthy trees from your local nursery.
A Sprinkler System May Be Worth It
20 April 2017
Keeping a nice lawn takes a lot of attention, hard work, and dedication. You have to make sure that everything is just right or you can end up with dead grass and a very ugly lawn. There are a few different things that you can do for your yard that make it much easier to care for. One of the biggest ways to take a load off of your shoulders in regards to your lawn is installing a sprinkler system.
Three Florida-Friendly Bulbs To Plant In The Spring For Summer Color
14 April 2017
While you can't grow familiar cold-climate bulbs, such as tulips and daffodils, in Florida, you can grow many bulbs to brighten up your perennial garden. Plant these three bulbs in spring for a burst of color during the hot, sweltering Florida summers.
African Blood Lily
The African Blood Lily (Scadoxus) is a member of the Amaryllis family that produces striking 10-inch globes of red flowers. Plant scadoxus bulbs in April in humus-rich soil with the necks slightly above the soil surface.
Keeping Wildlife Out Of Your Yard? 3 Landscaping Features To Consider
7 April 2017
Enjoying your backyard year-round can be tough if you have persistent wildlife that keeps returning. While watching birds or rabbits in your yard can be nice, it can also be frustrating if you're trying to grow food or you simply want your yard to be free of any mess that animals can make. In order for the landscaping in your yard to look great, while also preventing most wildlife from getting in, you should take your time to look into what kinds of projects can be done to ensure that this gets taken care of.