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Gifts for Green Thumbs

Gifts for Green Thumbs

Gifts for gardeners We’ve entered the holiday season, and shopping for gifts for loved ones and friends may be at the top of your to-do list. If your giftee happens to be a gardener or someone who loves plants, there are dozens of items in the Gardens of Babylon...

Five Landscaping Projects for Fall

Five Landscaping Projects for Fall

Summer’s over, and the winter holidays are approaching. It’s time to begin thinking about spring. True, there’s much less to do in the garden beds around your home, but it’s a good time to plan for next year, while this year’s landscape and garden are still on your...

Orchid Care

Holiday season is full of events and celebrations but also can be very stressful while you are trying to find a unique and special gift. Orchids are a perfect holiday gift for your family, friends, host or hostess of the party you are invited to.  Watch as Brennan walks you through orchid care tips and tricks to help them stay happy and blooming after you receive one as a gift (or treat yourself to a new plant)!

Pets + plants: What’s safe? What’s not?

Pets + plants: What’s safe? What’s not?

As fall arrives, you may turn your attention to growing plants indoors. If you share your space with curious cats or a pup that likes to chew on everything, keep in mind that some houseplants pose a risk. Toxicity in some plants can cause a variety of ailments,...

Outdoor kitchen brings families and friends together!

Outdoor kitchen brings families and friends together!

You know how it is when you have a few friends over for an informal brunch, lunch or dinner: everyone gathers in the kitchen. That’s where the group can be together, chatting, enjoying drinks and appetizers, while the cook is putting the final touches on the meal....

Time to Bring Houseplants Indoors: 5 Steps to Follow

Time to Bring Houseplants Indoors: 5 Steps to Follow

  Fall has arrived. This dip in the temperature is a reminder that those houseplants that have been basking in the summer heat and humidity outdoors will soon need to come back inside. A frosty night is not kind to plants that prefer warmer weather. Middle...

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!

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 

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...