3 Things to Do for Your Yard in 2019

Posted by Jessica Downs on 12/21/18 8:00 AM

A new year brings so many new ideas, new plans, new goals, new everything! With the end of the year just around the corner, I’m sure most of us are starting to come up with those new year’s resolutions for the next year already. I bet some of the Type A personalities might even have their new goals already planned out on paper and are ready to get started.  

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Topics: Design, landscape tips, Winter Planting

Best Privacy Hedges to Plant this Fall

Posted by Jessica Downs on 10/26/18 9:35 AM

Build Your Private Retreat Before It’s Too Late

Hedges are one of the best ways to add value to your home and create a classic look to your landscape. With so many options to choose from, it gives you the opportunity to decide between a formal or informal look that could vary in height, size, color, and shape!

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Topics: Fall Tips, landscape tips

Best Fruit Trees to Plant Now (And Care Tips)

Posted by Jessica Downs on 10/19/18 8:00 AM

Get Planting Now for your own orchard

If you couldn’t tell, we love the fall season! Not only is it finally cool enough to enjoy the weather in Nevada, but it’s the best time of year to plant new trees and shrubs in your yard. Some of the best trees we love planting right now are fruit trees. These trees can grow beautiful fragrant flowers, create great summer shade, and bring you tasty fruit right in your yard!

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Topics: landscape tips, knowledge base

The Trees of Fall

Posted by Jessica Downs on 10/12/18 8:15 AM

time to start planting!

The fall season is here, even if the Nevada weather is still trying to figure that out! It's getting cooler, pumpkin spice is taking over, and nature is slowly turning lush in color! Many of our trees at Moon Valley Nurseries have the stunning fall reds, purples, yellows, and oranges that we have come to love this time of year. Not only is this the best time to add some fall color to your yard but the cooler weather is an excellent time to plant (for you and your plants!).

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Topics: knowledge base, landscape tips

September landscape and garden tips

Posted by Arica Harrison on 9/7/18 10:20 AM

The growing season is upon us! We are finally starting to come out of the hot summer weather and into cooler fall weather. We will greatly appreciate the cooler weather and our landscapes will, as well. Fall is the time when our trees and plants can effectively establish themselves into their environment before winter hits. With the changing of the season, there are a few things we need to remember so that our landscapes and gardens can thrive. They are:

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Topics: landscape tips, Monthly Tips

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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Topics: landscape tips, Expert, Insider

Essentials To Landscaping

Posted by Paul Popoff on 8/16/18 11:24 PM

The perfect yard starts with the perfect plan. Let’s think about this for a second. No one wants to have an ugly or inadequate landscape. It makes your home, your most valued possession, look bad; it certainly won’t help you with home value and forget about curb appeal! So, let’s go back to that first statement again – the perfect yard starts with the perfect plan!

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Topics: landscape tips, Industry Expert

Landscape Around Your Pool!

Posted by Arica Harrison on 8/10/18 7:19 AM

We all know about the benefits of landscaping around our homes but what about our pools? It is just as beneficial - especially for those of us in Las Vegas. Not only does it create a personal retreat for you, it can provide shade which cools down the water. Making for an even more refreshing swim!

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Topics: landscape tips, Industry Expert

Landscape And Garden Tips for August in Las Vegas

Posted by Felipe Benavides on 8/3/18 1:00 AM

No need to gamble with your landscape during the month of August. Thanks to the experts at Moon Valley Nurseries, a healthy summertime landscape doesn’t have to be a crapshoot. With average daytime temperatures in Las Vegas hovering in the triple-digit range, it’s no wonder why some of the trees and plants in our landscape are stressing out. Have no fear! We are the grower, so we know how to take care of a landscape, no matter how hot it gets outside.

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Topics: landscape tips

5 Best Front Yard Landscape Trees

Posted by Felipe Benavides on 7/19/18 9:37 AM

Raise your hand if you like feeling like you’re on display in your front yard. We’re sure you kept your hands down, way down. After all, when you’re feeling exposed to your neighbors, it can feel a little awkward when you are trying to relax and enjoy your front yard with all eyes on you. Luckily, with the right evergreen trees, it is easy to create a fortress that is pleasant, peaceful, and most of all, private.

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Topics: landscape tips, knowledge base