December 18, 2019

Crepe Myrtles

There are a wide variety of crepe myrtles – some of which are heartier than others! As we all know it can get quite frigid during Pennsylvania winters – so, what does that mean for our plants? That means that shrubs and trees need to be properly cared for, so they are best prepared for […]

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September 9, 2019

All About Hydrangeas

This blog is all about those stunning Hydrangeas! Although they may seem difficult to grow, hydrangeas are fairly low maintenance plants. And – don’t worry! We are here to give you all the details on how to care for these beauties! When designing your garden – and deciding which type of plant you like and […]

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August 19, 2019

Budgeting For Your Outdoor Projects Part II

When it comes to making big financial decisions, it is logical to plan, budget and make sure the money is there for whatever big-ticket item you are thinking about. Updating your outdoor space is no different – it takes some planning and budgeting. This blog will give you some tips to help keep your wallet […]

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May 31, 2019

Birth Month Flowers

We have all heard of birth stones – you know – the gems or stones that are associated with a specific month. But did you know that there are also flowers linked with each month? This blog is quite simple – go to the month you were born to see its corresponding flower (and then […]

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May 15, 2019

I Spy Mushrooms?

Are you noticing mushrooms popping up in your mulch? Are you worried about what that might mean? Well, you can take a deep breath and relax because they are a good thing. Finding mushrooms in your mulch means that there is healthy organic matter growing which is vital for the ecosystems beneath the mulch. Lisa […]

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April 29, 2019

Mother’s Day Flowers

Did you remember that Mother’s Day is quickly approaching? If you did, good for you! If you didn’t, no worries – there is plenty of time! After a dormant winter, our schedules seem to fill up quickly once Spring arrives! Warm weather usually means everyone is wanting to be outdoors, kids sporting events start, there […]

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May 19, 2017

To Mulch Or Not To Mulch

To Mulch Or Not to Mulch? It’s that time of year again!  Well, actually we’re right in the middle of it.  Yep, mulching season!    You’re probably asking yourself the following questions:      1.  Why should I mulch and for what reason?                         […]

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March 12, 2017

Benefits of Snow in Your Garden

Did Mother Nature just say “JK” to Spring?    This is not the time of year we like to say “Let It Snow”.  Just a few weeks ago we were enjoying a beautiful warm preview to spring!  Just kidding, get ready for Winter Part 2!  While the Daffodils and Crocuses are popping up, the Northeast […]

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