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5 Reasons Why Fall is the Best Season for Planting

5 Reasons Why Fall is the Best Season for Planting

Dormancy Not Death!  As one of Nashville’s top landscaping companies, our professional horticulturists know that plants in Nashville experience dormancy during cold weather—not death! Therefore, planting a perennial bed in your landscape in fall means that your plants...

3 Reasons Why Fall Landscape Clean-ups Are A MUST!

  Fall landscape cleanups are a vital step to take to ensure spring success in your lawn and garden beds. Protect your investment! In the same way our families need protection from the season’s freezing temperatures, plants need proper preparation to endure the...

Warm up cool-weather gatherings with a firepit or fireplace

Warm up cool-weather gatherings with a firepit or fireplace

  Fall is coming, and we can expect chilly nights soon. But wouldn’t it be great if you could still gather with family and friends out on the patio for a relaxing evening outdoors? Consider the warmth and congeniality a firepit on your patio or an outdoor...

Landscape Audio Makes Your Outdoor Space Special!

Landscape Audio Makes Your Outdoor Space Special!

Imagine relaxing in your personal outdoor retreat: comfortable seating, just the right amount of shade and sun, soothing music all around. Imagine, too, gathering with friends, drinks, good food, and music that turns an ordinary get-together into a dance party. Sure,...

Repair Landscape Drainage Problems 

  Rain is good for gardens, of course. Too much of it, pooling in the wrong places in your yard, can cause drainage problems around your landscape and in your home. “Proper drainage is probably one of the most important services that you should have around your...

August Container Planting Tips

Hey, my name is Dana with Gardens of Babylon and today we're going to talk about August container planting and I'm going to give you some tips and tricks. https://youtu.be/XaKVBcXBepU All right so for August containers this is a transition month, we’re moving out of...

Fall is Great for Planting. Here’s Why

Fall is Great for Planting. Here’s Why

Here’s good news for gardeners who feel they missed their chance to establish a garden in spring: Fall will be here soon. While spring traditionally opens the gardening season, many gardeners are aware that fall is an ideal time for planting. In September, the soil is...

How Landscape Audio Can Make a Gathering Space

Landscape Audio makes your outdoor space special Imagine relaxing in your personal outdoor retreat.  It probably has comfortable seating, just the right amount of shade and sun, and soothing music all around. A custom sound system designed for the specific needs of...

Container Planting 101

My name is Dana and I'm with Gardens of Babylon and today I'm going to share with you my success tips for container planting so that your containers will look professional! https://youtu.be/48DGJAMm6kI What kind of soil is the best for container planting? So let's...

Bees Are Awesome – Plants to Help Pollinators

  https://youtu.be/Eurr4iJ0_Ug The pollination efforts of bees are behind one of every three bites that typical American eats. That accounts for about 15 billion dollars a year in US crop services.  Here are 5 steps you can take to help local pollinators! Five...

Save Money with a Smart Irrigation System

Save Money with a Smart Irrigation System

A landscape needs three things to thrive: ample sunlight, fertile soil, and sufficient water to keep turfgrass and garden plants alive. For many homeowners, the water is the hardest thing to manage. Hauling hoses and sprinklers around the yard and garden beds is a...