Tag Archives: drainage

Spring Gardening Tips

Spring Gardening Tips The sun is shining, birds are singing and it’s time for your garden to come back from the winter weather. Your garden needs some help getting back in shape, though, so it’s time to get the supplies, pull out the tools from the shed and get to work.  Or contact Keystone Gardens...
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Importance of Good Drainage

The importance of good drainage in your garden. Understanding the relationship of water and air around the roots of your plants is the key to plants thriving. This applies to containerized plants as well as those planted in the ground. All plants need water, but the water must drain away over time. I have always said that...
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NOW is the time to get some basic spring clean up done!

Now is the time to get some basic spring clean up done. Then, as temperatures warm up, you'll be in better shape for seeding and planting, and for enjoying your outdoor living space. March is notoriously unpredictable. Shrubs can be crusty with snow on the first of the month, and then, a couple of weeks later, temperatures can...
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What are the Benefits of a Rain Garden?

What Is A Rain Garden? On the surface a rain garden is the same wild flowers and other native plants you would expect to see in any garden.  But the difference runs deep.  During a storm or shower, the rain garden soaks up a few inches of water run off, from a roof, driveway, or other...
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