Category Archives: Services

Winter Storm Damage to Landscapes

Winter Storm Damage to Landscapes Split bark, broken branches, and winter burned foliage – it’s enough to make any gardener long to take refuge in a warmer climate. However, a little knowledge can go a long way towards preventing and repairing storm damage. By treating your plants properly in summer and fall, you can help plants...
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Fall Garden Tips pt 2

Fall Garden Tips pt 2 A thorough fall cleanup means a healthy, vibrant spring, so check out our tips for preparing your garden for frost and other winter weather! Preparing Your Vegetable Garden for Winter You can postpone the inevitable (that is, winter) for a while by covering your vegetables with old sheets or bedspreads on cold nights,...
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Fall Garden Tips Part 1

Fall Garden Tips •Empty all your outdoor containers to keep them from cracking during the winter. Store them upside down. •Hang a bucket over a hook in your toolshed or garage and use it to store hose nozzles and sprinkler attachments. •On a mild day, run your garden hose up over a railing or over the shed to...
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Squirrel Control in Your Garden

Squirrel Control in Your Garden With a fondness for fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers, the common gray squirrel has long spelled trouble for home gardeners. From Maine to Montana, these wily creatures yank geraniums from window boxes, pluck cherry tomatoes from their vines, and strip apple trees like professional pickers. Though their foraging forays can happen...
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