January Landscape and Garden Tips

Posted by Jessica Downs on 1/4/19 8:00 AM

Make any Landscaping or Gardening Resolutions?

If you’re thinking that you want to be outside more and try new things with your yard, you have come to the right place. We love hearing about new projects, seeing finished yard installations, and helping create designs for our customers that last them a lifetime.

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Topics: Monthly Tips, Winter Landscape Tips

December Landscape and Garden Tips

Posted by Jessica Downs on 11/30/18 8:00 AM

End of Year Care Tips to Keep your Yard Looking Great

There is no doubt about it - we are lucky to get to live in the Southwest and enjoy such different and remarkable weather year-round. Texas is especially awesome in the winter season for its amazingly pleasant temperatures. While the east coast is busy shoveling snow and scraping ice off their windshields all day, we get to enjoy the sun and all the great outdoor activities that Texas has to offer, like hiking in our national parks or local lakes.

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Topics: Monthly Tips

November Landscape & Garden Tips

Posted by Jessica Downs on 11/9/18 8:00 AM

Get your Yard Ready for the Winter Holiday Season

This is the time of year when the weather is finally beginning to change in Texas and shifting into winter. Some trees are starting to change colors as they adjust to the cooler winter temperatures and others are pushing out new growth all over the place! One of the most overlooked practices this time of year by homeowners is watering and fertilizing. Maybe because of the cool weather and lower temperatures, you think less effort is needed but these are the perfect conditions to care for your yard. The November weather creates an environment that allows for the most efficient root growth (and foliage growth, depending on what type of plant you have in your yard). The weather changing also means that you must update your watering schedule to match those changes.

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Topics: Monthly Tips, knowledge base


Posted by Jessica Downs on 10/5/18 8:00 AM

tips for Lawn Care and Plant Care 

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Topics: knowledge base, Monthly Tips

3 Reasons to Plant Trees in the Fall

Posted by Jessica Downs on 9/28/18 8:00 AM

The fall season is the best time to start prepping and planning for new additions you have been wanting to include into your landscape. The weather is finally perfect for you to be enjoying the outdoors again. It also gives you plenty of time for your transplants to be ready for next year.

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Topics: knowledge base, Monthly Tips

September landscape and garden tips

Posted by Arica Harrison on 9/7/18 10:21 AM

The fall growing season is upon us! Yay for new growth! We are finally starting to come out of the hot summer weather and into cooler fall weather. 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. Here’s what our nursery pros say:

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Topics: landscape tips, Monthly Tips

Month of April Landscape & Garden Tips for Houston

Posted by Felipe Benavides on 4/5/18 10:54 AM

It’s April, spring is in full bloom, and the World Champion Houston Astros are back at it! Time to celebrate, and it is also time for our monthly landscape and garden tips! This is an excellent time to plant shrubs and trees!

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Topics: landscape tips, gardening, Monthly Tips


Posted by Felipe Benavides on 3/1/18 12:14 AM

Get your barbecues ready! Spring is here, and this is also the perfect time to plant the trees, shrubs, and other plants in our yard that can attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and of course, bring vibrant displays of red, yellow, purple, pink, and white to our landscape!

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Topics: landscape tips, Monthly Tips, Insider


Posted by Felipe Benavides on 2/1/18 12:52 PM

Be inspired by your surroundings. You can see the early spring flowering trees and stone fruit flower bouquets that are starting to brighten up the neighborhoods, and the pleasing aroma of citrus is in the air. Yes, you can sense it with your eyes and nose that spring is just right around the corner. With the season upon us, it is also the absolute best time to plant trees, shrubs, palms - everything you want in your dream landscape!

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Topics: Winter Planting, Monthly Tips, Winter Landscape Tips, landscape tips


Posted by Felipe Benavides on 11/29/17 8:17 AM

No doubt about it. We’re fortunate to live in Houston. While much of the east coast of the USA is busy shoveling snow off their driveways and scraping ice off their car windows, we get to enjoy the sunshine and the great outdoors. Yep, we got it good! We also get to enjoy our beautiful landscapes and plant some trees, shrubs, and do some gardening! Of course, it can get cold, and homeowners will need to prepare for the colder temperatures.

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Topics: landscape tips, Winter Landscape Tips, Monthly Tips