Which Ornamental Tree Is Right For Your Landscape

If you long to have a tree in your yard, but are limited on space for a large, treehouse bearing tree, you may want to consider an ornamental tree (or ornamental plant if you are really limited on yard space.) Ornamental trees will remain smaller in size and maintaining the look and feel of your landscape without overwhelming it with …

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Hardscape Features Bring Value to Landscape

To have a landscape that truly stands out and has a welcoming appearance, you want definition and orderliness to the overall space. A well-designed plan from a professional landscape design artist will ensure you have the most inviting space. When designing an outdoor living space for your home or business, you need to first take it all in as is. …

Winter Landscape: Refresh Your Garden During The Winter Months

With fall almost over and winter nearly here, we tend to not spend as much time entertaining outdoors or sitting out in the garden enjoying the sounds of nature. Most of the trees have lost their leaves, few flowers are in bloom and the wildlife is preparing for winter, while many have navigated south for warmer climates. With little left …

4 Tips to Protect Your Irrigation System For Winter

As the temps begin to fall, now is the perfect time to protect your irrigation system to avoid costly damage and repairs. Most homeowners are not even aware they have an issue until the spring when they try to use their system again. Here are 4 helpful tips we like to recommend. 1. Protect your sprinklers main shut off valve …

Ideas For Water Features In Your Garden

Water features are a wonderful addition to any garden. They add a sense of peace and serenity to your front or backyard oasis from the world. They also are a natural attraction for wildlife. From waterfalls to ponds and container gardens to bell fountains, there is something for every style and size of garden. Do you have a spot in …

Fall Yard and Garden Clean Up Tips

Fall is upon us here in Bethesda, MD, bringing cooler weather, pumpkin spice everything and the beautiful colors of the season. It is also time to schedule your fall yard clean up. With faded summer plants, the blanket of leaves that will soon cover your yard, and over growth of your trees and shrubs from the spring and summer bloom, …

End-of-Summer Landscaping Tips

Though it might not feel like it, fall will be here before you know it. End the summer season right with these landscaping tips. If you need help, our planting services team can take care of it. Monitor Moisture Even if your lawn and landscaping start to look brown and lifeless during the end of summer, you must continue to …

Save the Bees With Plants

Normally, you wouldn’t think of wanting to encourage bees to come to your garden. But as you’ve likely heard, bees are in danger! We need to do our part to provide places for them to land and pollinate. Without bees, we wouldn’t have all the wonderful fruit and flowers that we so love. Seventy out of the top 100 human food …

Quick Backyard Fixes

Whether you’re waiting for a bit yard remodel to start, or just need a few quick fixes to brighten up your yard for summer, we’ve got you covered! Try these projects and tips for a backyard that’s your ideal summer hang out spot.   Build a Fire Pit Construct a firepit by arranging curved paving stones in a circle. It’s tip-proof, even …

Best Plants for Curb Appeal

Whether you’re looking to sell your home or just want to make it stand out on the block, the right plants can make a big difference. Our planting service can recommend the best plants for your space and your landscaping goals. But for a simple way to boost your curb appeal, consider adding these: Rhododendron is a favorite for showy …