July 8, 2019

The Power of Curb Appeal

Curb appeal is, by definition, the attractiveness of a property. For those of us in the landscaping and renovation business; curb appeal is our goal! We want your grass to be and appear healthy, your walkway to be ravishing and your plants to flourish. Over at the DIY Network – they agree. You can read […]

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June 10, 2019

Apartment Living? Plants Are For You Too

Saint Francis de Sales once said, “bloom where you are planted”. Meaning – make the most of whatever situation you are in! We can apply this quote to renting a house or living in an apartment because maybe you haven’t found the perfect house yet or maybe you love the coziness that an apartment or […]

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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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April 12, 2019

Dreaming of a Colorful Garden

When you step outside your door, do you envision a beautiful garden filled with sweet smelling flowers? God made this world so colorful! Shouldn’t we take advantage and enjoy the special world around us? We say, yes! This blog will provide you with some basic information on annuals and perennials as well as some plants […]

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April 1, 2019

Let’s Talk About Mulch

Mulch is a pretty common word – especially in the early Spring, when the weather gets nice and the yard work begins. I would imagine the general public has pretty good understanding of the word. But have you ever read the definition of mulch? The word itself is a noun that, according to Webster Dictionary, […]

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March 14, 2019

Thinking About Spring?

The Susquehanna Valley has gotten quite a bit of snow this winter season, add the blustery wind to that picture and if you are like me – you might be wondering if Spring will ever get here.  Hopefully Punxsutawney Phil will be correct and we will have an early Spring.  As you know, with Springtime […]

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February 13, 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Potted Plants and Flowers for Valentine’s Day I recently saw a list titled “Reasons I Hate Valentine’s Day”. Which was a little saddening, but also eye opening. How could there be a whole list of reasons why people hate a day that’s supposed to be all about love? After reading the list it made more […]

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March 21, 2018

Get started with your spring yard tasks!

Aaaah Spring is here!  …just kidding!  With another Nor’easter blanketing Central Pa., it means people who were anxious to get their yards cleaned up and prepped for spring, are put on hold!   Some of us are already seeing early spring flowers emerge from the ground, which starts to put us into high gear to get back […]

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