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Fall Lawn Rejuvenation

Late August through mid October is the ideal time for lawn rejuvenation in our transition zone. Wait until after a rain to core-aerate or verti-slice the cool season turf grass areas. 239 more words

Living Fence

Benefits of Drip Irrigation

We get numerous calls every year from customers asking about watering the trees we install for them. During the dry, hot summer months it is important the evergreen trees get enough water when planted. 322 more words

Living Fence

Water Like a Pro-Top 10 Tips

Working at a landscape company, I trained many a newbie on watering effectively. The art of watering is crucial to raising healthy plants. Here are the top guidelines on watering. 1,275 more words

Summer Tree & Shrub Care Tips

The long hot days of summer may have you wanting to stay inside by the air conditioner, but these are the days when your trees need you the most. 634 more words

Watering some trees, the right trees. Instances.

Around the time of the previous post, I had no idea how I was going to allow for the creation of objects that share the same code, but not inherit each others ‘events/history’ from the moment of creation onwards allowing them to be unique. 684 more words

Art

“Pizza is like the entire food pyramid!”

What a surprise! Today is dank: cloudy and damp. Rain is expected, heavy at times. I’m glad to stay inside dry and warm.

It is my fault. 407 more words

Musings

A TRIP TO THE NURSERY, AND PLANTING!

Last week the Garden Committee here at Horizon House had a “field trip” to Swanson’s Nursery to fulfill our GEM Grant.  The gardeners were awarded a bit of “flower candy” as I call it, for the inconvenience they suffered during the renovations to our West Wing.   109 more words

Gardening