A Postscript For Backyard Fruits…


A couple of years ago we posted a blog about using fruit trees for landscaping accents...apples, peaches, and cherries. A good idea for many because most of these trees a lot of desirable attributes, including size and ease of management.  In … [Read More]

Some Words On Dandelions…


They're insufferable, and unavoidable.  We're talking about dandelions, of course, the yellow scourge of spring, currently in their full golden glory. They're fine, of course, if you're into that much yellow, but folks who value their lawns and … [Read More]

Change Mower Pattern For Healthy, Better Looking Grass


Rain or shine, wet or dry, one of the easiest (and simplest) things you can do for a better looking lawn is avoid certain mowing habits. That is, if you're in the habit of mowing your lawn in the same direction every week...change your habits.  … [Read More]

The More You Know About “Natural”….


You’re seeing it more every day, every year.  Lawn care companies advertising “natural” treatment…i.e. organic…for nutritional supplement and weed control of residential and commercial properties. And while this strikes a harmonious … [Read More]

The Importance Of A Sharp Blade…More Than The Normal Spring


From all appearances it would seem that we could have a pattern of a warmer-than-normal April.  Keep your fingers crossed, eh! This is far different from many normal springs, and it carries with it both positives and negatives relative to the … [Read More]