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Andy Batcheller

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February is a Great Time to Create (or Update) Your Landscape Plan

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Whether you simply want to add a few accents, or you’re ready to create the outdoor living space of your dreams, February is the perfect time to get your landscape plan down on paper.

There are a number of reasons why February is the great time for landscape planning.  First, Fall and Spring are generally the best times to plant, and you will be well-prepared for the Spring planting season by creating your landscape plan now.  Second, if you decide to implement your plan right away, you will be able to maximize your time in your new landscape in Spring, and throughout Summer and Fall. 

How to Care for Ornamental Plants in Winter

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As the temperature regularly dips below freezing this time of year, many homeowners worry whether their ornamental trees, shrubs and plants will make it through the winter. 

January is the Perfect Time for Landscape Clean Up

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Now is the perfect time to clean-up your landscape!  You will reap the benefits year-round with healthier plants, and trees and shrubs that better maintain their shape within your landscape.