Our VIP Tree of Fall – The Majestic Ash

Posted by Jessica Downs on 11/2/18 8:00 AM

The Perfect Tree for the Perfect Yard

This Majestic Ash tree is an evergreen seedless variety that stays greener than other ash varieties. They feature large, glossy green leaves and its narrow, upright shape makes it an ideal shade tree for any potential planting locations. Because these trees are low-maintenance and virtually pest-free, it makes them ideal for a yard or street plantings.  

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top 5 fall flowering trees and plants

Posted by Jessica Downs on 9/21/18 8:16 AM

A great landscape can be taken to another level and can benefit from having some color thrown into it. An accent plant (or two or three!) will get the attention of anybody who sets their eyes on it. If you choose the right plant or tree, you might even catch the attention of some pollen and nectar-loving insects that will be happy to enjoy your yard with you!

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Fall Landscape Prep Guide

Posted by Jessica Downs on 9/13/18 9:30 AM

Plant and Tree Care

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Top 3 Ways to Recover from Summer

Posted by Arica Harrison on 8/24/18 7:47 AM

This summer has been a hot one and your plants need some help recovering and getting ready for fall! After many sweltering days, our landscapes need a little extra loving. How can we help our yards recover? We have asked our nursery professionals and here are their top three ways to help our trees and plants while also getting ready for fall.

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Superior Fast-Growing Evergreen Trees

Posted by Arica Harrison on 7/20/18 10:17 AM

It is hot here in Las Vegas and shade is a hot commodity. Most of us have our AC on constantly which is causing our utility bills to soar. We have a solution. Plant some evergreen trees! Evergreen trees provide year-round interest to our yards and create much needed shade. And, by planting evergreen trees strategically around your home, you can naturally cool your home and cut down the cost of your utilities. Add value to your home and be comfortable, that’s pretty great. What’s even better is that at Moon Valley Nurseries, we have evergreens that grow quickly, meaning more shade sooner.

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Why Hedges are Perfect for Any Landscape in Las vegas

Posted by Felipe Benavides on 6/29/18 1:11 AM

The perfect yard should always have privacy in mind. After all, if your goal is to spend lots of quality time lounging poolside with your friends and family, the last thing you want to worry about are nosy neighbors getting into your business. And, if you have children, private yards can provide some peace of mind when your kids are playing with their friends or alone. We want to be able to let our kids play in a safe place, away from the eyes of strangers. Hedges are the perfect solution for creating a secure and private play area for everyone in your family!

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Chinese Elm Trees Can Create Shade in Nevada!

Posted by Felipe Benavides on 6/12/18 1:25 PM

The Chinese Elm is a favorite shade tree in the United States, especially in Nevada. Do we ever get used to the summertime heat? Some people do. The good news for those that never get used to the bright sun and heat is that you don’t have to spend all your time indoors. As comfortable as an air-conditioned room can be, we can get a little stir-crazy staying indoors all-day long. Trees can come to the rescue! Plant specimen trees and get ready to breathe some fresh air.

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