If you’ve heard that trimming your plants will help them grow back healthier, did you ever think about doing the same for your trees and shrubs? In fact, maintaining your large plants should be a higher priority if you want to have a healthy landscape each year. However, many homeowners struggle to keep up with […]
As summer gives way to fall, we are starting to see cooler days and nights. At this time of year, key environmental factors align to create the perfect conditions for planting grass seed. These key factors for successful grass seed establishment include warm soils, adequate water, reduced competition from weeds, and fertility. In Minnesota, the […]
Mosquitoes are the bane of summer’s existence. Bug spray only works for so long. Some essential oils can ward them off for a time as well, but short of a good hard frost, not much else gets rid of these little wonders. However, you can reduce their presence and make your summer evenings much more […]
With Spring just around the corner, we wanted to share the top 5 ways to get your lawn ready for spring!
Some believe that your lawn reflects different parts of your personality. Whether it’s clean and tidy, covered with lawn ornaments, or made from AstroTurf, we tend to think there’s some truth in that. However, have you ever wondered what grass type best suits your personality? We chose a handful of grasses below. What type of grass are you?