April 2011 Blog Archive

Pruning your azaleas gives new sprouts the space they need to grow
Pruning your azaleas gives new sprouts the space they need to grow Large, stately azaleas can be a thing of beauty in a well-established landscape. While nothing lasts forever, you can, with a bit of ingenuity and pruning, help restore your beloved azaleas. Read More

How Many Times Do Plants Need Water?
How Many Times Do Plants Need Water? Plants need several things to survive and thrive. They need to be planted in a dirt or potting medium that allows them to get nutrients through their roots. They also need to be exposed to sunlight so they can perform photosynthesis and grow. Another... Read More

Weed Control Begins With Proper Management
Weed Control Begins With Proper Management Proper management practices that encourage a dense, thriving turf are the best method of weed control. Healthy turf shades the soil so sunlight can't reach weed seeds ready to germinate. A thick turf also minimizes the physical space available for we... Read More

How To Aerate A Lawn
How To Aerate A Lawn Aeration is the process of getting oxygen to plant roots. Learn how to reinvigorate your compacted lawn through aeration. If you have noticed that your turfgrass isn't looking its best or that water has difficulty penetrating through the soil surfac... Read More

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