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Fall is an Ideal Time to Plant Trees

Fall is an Ideal Time to Plant Trees

Planting trees from October through February allows them to get their root system established before the spring growing season and the heat of the summer. When it’s time to plant trees keep in mind some of the benefits that trees offer homeowners: Shade for your house, trees can reduce temperatures significantly Enhance the appearance of your house and neighborhood A…

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Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought Tolerant Plants

So thankful for the rain we got recently. My plants were really getting thirsty! I don’t water my landscape much. I’ve tried to plant mostly drought-tolerant plants in my yard. Most all of them have survived the drought this summer. Here are some of the drought tolerant plants that have made it in my landscape with no extra watering, just…

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Urban sprawl and deer-resistant plants

Urban sprawl and deer-resistant plants

I went outside this morning to water some plants in my front yard. I made my way to the pot of Pink Flamingo Celosia which has been growing nicely & blooming. I love this plant because it provides great nourishment for the butterflies. To my utter shock, the leaves and flowers were stripped bare. They even managed to pull one…

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