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Summer Gardening Tips

25 June, 2013
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It’s officially summer! The sun is strong and the heat is sweltering. Here are a few things you should be doing to keep your lawn and garden healthy and happy: Mulch your flower beds. This will keep the moisture in and stabilize soil temperature. Fertilize your lawn every four to six weeks. Mow your lawn […]

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Watching For & Controlling Pests

11 June, 2013
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As the heat of summer starts to set in, there are two things that are important for your lawn and garden: watering and pest control. Bagworms These are caterpillars that make distinctive two-inch-long bags that hang from a variety of trees and shrubs.¬†Bagworms prefer juniper, arborvitae, spruce, pine, and cedar but also attack deciduous trees. […]

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We Had A Late Spring… Now What?

21 May, 2013
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It’s been cold, it’s been rainy, and it’s been near impossible to ready your yard for spring. The good news is that it isn’t too late now to get everything done that you want but the bad news is you have less time to do it before the sweltering summer weather sets in. Install your […]

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May Gardening Tips

07 May, 2013
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Happy May! The weather is warm, the flowers are blooming, the grass is growing like crazy, and there’s lots to do you in your yard! Vegetable Gardens It’s time to rotate vegetable crops to help control pests, disease and maintain good conditions for the soil. All warm-season vegetables should be in the ground this month, […]

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3 Reasons You Should Garden

23 April, 2013
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Springtime is here! The daffodils and tulips are blooming in all their glory, the Bradford Pears are dusting little white petals on the sidewalks, and you should be out and about in your garden! You don’t garden, you say? Well, here are three reasons why you should! 1. It increases your property value Quality landscaping […]

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