Magnolias are a beloved flowering tree that are known for their large, fragrant blooms and beautiful foliage. They are one of the earliest flowering trees, often blooming before their leaves appear.
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Plant Profile: Yews
Yews are a popular evergreen shrub that can add both beauty and privacy to any landscape. They are known for their dense foliage, interesting growth habits, and adaptability to a variety of growing conditions. In this plant profile, we will explore the beauty and characteristics of yews. Description Yews belong to the genus Taxus andContinue reading “Plant Profile: Yews”
Plant Profile: Cherry Blossoms
Cherry blossoms are one of the most beloved and celebrated flowering trees in the world. With their delicate pink and white petals, they have become a symbol of spring, rebirth, and renewal.
Plant Profile: Purple Leaf Sand Cherry
Purple leaf sand cherry, also known as Prunus x cistena, is a popular ornamental tree that is widely grown for its striking foliage and stunning spring blossoms. This deciduous tree is a member of the Rosaceae family and is native to North America. Background The Purple Leaf Sand Cherry tree was developed in the 1940sContinue reading “Plant Profile: Purple Leaf Sand Cherry”
Plant Profile: Japanese Maple
One of the most appealing aspects of Japanese maples is their striking appearance. Their delicate, lacy foliage comes in a variety of colors, ranging from bright red to deep purple to green, making them a standout in any garden.
Why Homeowners Should Hire A Landscaping Company
Landscaping is an important part of maintaining a beautiful and functional outdoor space. However, many homeowners lack the time, knowledge, or expertise to tackle landscaping tasks on their own. This is where a landscaping company comes in. A landscaping company provides a range of services that can help homeowners create and maintain a stunning outdoorContinue reading “Why Homeowners Should Hire A Landscaping Company”
What Is A Foundation Planting?
To put it quite simply, foundation plantings are the plants that get planted along the foundation of the house. Foundation plants were traditionally used as screens to hide raised concrete foundations on a home. In addition to providing great screens, they add beauty and style to a home! Some home designers no longer feel theContinue reading “What Is A Foundation Planting?”
Plant Profile: Rhododendron
Rhododendron’s are part of the Evergreen family. There are a number of different Rhododendron species, that vary in size from 3-4 feet, all the way up to 15-20 feet.
What Are Specimen Trees?
Have you ever looked at a home’s beautiful landscaping and wondered what exactly it was that made it look like it “all flowed together”? It very well could be the specimen tree, otherwise known as an accent tree. Specimen trees are used as a point of focus in a landscape. Specimen’s typically have an unusualContinue reading “What Are Specimen Trees?”
Plant Profile: Upright Japanese Yew
Japanese Yew’s are excellent screens or accents to any home’s landscaping.