Seven Reasons to Love Bees

Seven Reasons to Love Bees

Bees really are awesome!  No doubt you have heard at least some ideas about why bees matter, but here is a list of seven reasons why bees are important and beneficial to our landscapes and our lives in general.  Some of these reasons are well-known (but hey it doesn’t...
Our Best Mowing Tips

Our Best Mowing Tips

If you cut it, it will grow. But only if you mow it the correct way. Mowing seems simple enough, but each time you cut your grass you’re paving the way for your lawn’s success or failure. Mow correctly, and you’ll have turf that’s healthy and thick. Mow incorrectly,...
Identify Your Lawn Problem

Identify Your Lawn Problem

Just when you think you’ve done everything right, suddenly there’s a brown patch of grass taunting you. Brown lawn patches are the most frustrating problems a homeowner can have with a lawn. There are a number of causes of brown spots in lawns, from insects to disease...
Summer Lawn Must-Do’s

Summer Lawn Must-Do’s

Summertime and the livin’ should be easy… but you have a lawn. And it needs you. Summer is tough on grass, thanks to heat, drought, foot traffic, and insects. Hot weather may slow down grass growth, but there’s still work to be done – watering, mowing, weed-killing,...
Lace Bug: Pretty Pests That Make for Ugly Plants

Lace Bug: Pretty Pests That Make for Ugly Plants

Are the leaves on your plants looking less than desirable these days? A reddish-orange color on the undersides of the leaves on your trees and shrubs is a good sign that you are dealing with lace bugs. These tiny insects can ruin the appearance of your landscape once...