Having fresh fruit at the table from spring to fall is a privilege not many have. The ones who do know that fall is the season when most fruit trees offer their tantalizing gems of wonder, so they have plenty of work to do this time of year. Our lawn care Mason, OH experts want to offer you today a quick guide on caring for your orchard so you can enjoy the fruits and keep the trees healthy and thriving throughout the cold months of winter. Your trees need to be kept in full shape, so this is what our exerts have to say. » Read More
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Summer is THE season to enjoy all the roses you have planted on your property and in your garden. Be them heirloom roses, new hybrids, climbing ones and other varieties, roses thrive best in summer, hypnotizing you with their colors, scents and beauty. However, roses are also vulnerable to a handful of threats these months – July and August being the most important ones. There are plenty of means to preserve your roses, keep them healthy and thriving and even revamp them when they naturally fade away. Our lawn care Mason, OH specialists, together with their landscaping Fairfield, OH colleagues are here today to offer you an easy-to-follow guide on summer roses care.
One of the most annoying issues to deal with in summer is represented by weeds – all homeowners and gardeners know that. If you have weed-vulnerable plants or you grow vegetables and fruits, the issue becomes more serious, as weeds are known for inherently damaging crops. The use of fertilizers and weed killers or chemical treatments in summer is prohibited – the heat and the chemicals are a match made in hell for your soil, plants’ roots systems, turf, flowers and especially veggies and fruits – chemical weed killers also negatively impact the crops, making them inedible. This is why our lawn care Loveland, OH specialists are here today – they want to give you some tips on how to keep weeds at bay without stressing the soil, the vegetation and the crops.
There is nothing more enjoyable as a homeowner than spending quality time on your property, enjoying the beneficial shade offered by your trees and vegetation and inhaling the tantalizing scents of your flowers. In summer, our gardens and landscapes become safe heavens where family and friends gather up to share unforgettable moments. But a lush, healthy and thriving property needs a bit of extra summer care. Summer comes with plenty of benefits and many downfalls, so you should be ready to do some extra work. Our lawn care Lebanon, OH experts and our landscaping Maineville, OH specialists decided to give you a crash course on mulching your vegetation.
Summer is hot and the temperatures can truly make us feel desperate, but extreme heat is something else – and a problem we can’t really avoid. In terms of lawn care, seasoned homeowners know how to maintain their turf and grasses as little damaged as possible during summer, but draught and prolonged extreme heat may lead to disastrous outcomes for the property. Contrary to popular belief, watering is not enough to keep your grass sparkling green even in the midst of an extreme heat wave. This is why our lawn care Lebanon, OH experts are here today: they want to share some of their tips with you to help you keep your lush, thriving lawn healthy even if the scorching sunrays threaten to burn everything to the ground.
Perennial vegetation is a valuable asset on any property, as it represents the very foundation of a timeless colored and scented landscape. Perennial flowers and plants however, do fade and dry throughout the warm season, but this doesn’t mean you cannot do something about it. Do you want your perennials to blossom again once past the point of fading? Do you want to reboot them and have your landscape boast in color, foliage and inflorescence? Then let’s hear out our lawn care Maineville, OH experts! They have a short guide on how to “convince” your perennials to flower once more.
Fragrant flowers and plants are a terrific addition to any property and scent is just as important as color, contrast and texture in a landscape. You may enjoy the breathtaking green shades of foliage and the rainbow-like colors of your flower beds and rows, but nothing compares to having your heart filled with the hypnotizing aroma of scented flowers, shrubs or vines. Today, our landscaping Mason, OH specialists got together with their lawn care Liberty Township, OH colleagues and offer you a quick guide on where and how to plant fragrant flowers on your property to make the best of their tantalizing scents.
We said a while ago that homeowners needed to have some patience before getting too excited about spring and summer lawn care activities. We are sure you already have an early summer lawn care and landscaping Loveland, OH activities’ schedule and you are ready to plant new flowers and revamp the property, but you should also know a few things about preventative measures. Summer comes with high temperatures and a lot of subsequent troubles, so you need to be ready to face them all. Our lawn care Loveland, OH experts want to offer you a quick guide on preventative early summer lawn management so you don’t forget something important.
Having and keeping your trees healthy all year long is not rocket science, but it is of utmost importance if you want your entire property to thrive. Most people take trees for granted. Except from some seasonal pruning and cleaning, they make the mistake of thinking that trees manage on their own. However, just as our lawn care Fairfield, OH experts warn, you should never let your trees unattended. They are more susceptible to harm than you can possibly imagine and you should make sure they are healthy all summer long. These are some tips and tricks you can make good use of to ensure the healthy development of your trees.
The simplest definition of integrated landscapes suggests that a combination of flowers, decorative plants, vegetables, and spices – when planted together following a set of rules – becomes a mini-ecosystem that is self-sustainable. A mix of flowers, veggies, and scented herbs follow the main rules of organic landscaping and lawn care and offer you a healthy edible garden. Our lawn care Loveland, OH specialists were asked about the easiest way of achieving a small integrated landscape and today they came up with some ideas. The main point is that some vegetables, flowers, and scented herbs act as companions for one another, fending off pests and boosting each other’s healthy development. So let’s see today how you can create a small integrated landscape on your property with little effort.