In some way, plants are like pets and children. They need to be nurtured, and some have special needs. Even though winter plant protection in Florida is less of a concern than in many other parts of the country, some seasonal preparations are recommended to assure that trees, shrubs and landscape plants
There is little doubt that traditional small towns and urban communities have changed over the decades. But there is also a sense that older communities made more sense than the suburban sprawl of recent decades. What does that have to do with landscape planning, design, construction, and maintenance?
When the summer season comes to a close, the days get shorter, and the Florida temperatures cool a bit, it’s easy to assume you can pay a little less attention to your landscaping. However, fall landscaping is ever-important if you want to see everything flourish in the spring. Why Now Is The Best Time
Every homeowner today is aware that a home's value is enhanced by that elusive quality known as "curb appeal," and that a well-designed and properly-maintained landscape is a selling point for any home on the market. But what about backyard landscaping ideas that boost the enjoyment quotient for residents
While a dramatic "ice sculpture" from a burst irrigation system may be mesmerizing, it's not something you want to experience in your own yard. In Florida, thankfully, hard freezes are relatively rare occurrences. But that's no reason to eliminate irrigation winterization from your list of seasonal prior
Plants, pathways, flower bed border stones, and trees—most people view these landscaping features as purely aesthetic. Yet, all it takes is one episode of HGTV’s show “Curb Appeal” to show you the impact of landscaping on property values. On the show, pros move in and work their magic to transfo