Nothing says summer best than your re-blooming brands of azaleas that can offer you joy throughout the hot season and during fall as well. Azaleas need well-drained soil, high in organic matter provided by compost, peat moss, or mulch, to thrive. For you to keep your azaleas happy you need a frequent watering plan. Otherwise, some would say that azaleas are quite resilient to our local weather and environmental factors. However, our pest control Sachse TX specialists warn you to keep an eye for the azalea lace bug, a nasty pest that can completely ruin your gorgeous azaleas beyond recognition.
Landscaping and lawn care should be fun, shouldn’t they? After all, we invest in homes and gardens to enjoy them, not only exhaust ourselves by working on them. Say you want to spice up your lawn, back yard, or garden this summer in a fun, quirky way. What do you do? Remove trees or transplant plants? Build new retaining walls? All these do revamp the looks of your property, sure, but where is the entertainment? Our lawn care Murphy TX specialists have another idea: why don’t you recycle some items you were about to throw away anyway and turn them into original, intriguing, and interesting landscaping DIY projects?
Taking care of your lawn is no easy task. Season by season, you have to consider what tasks you have to do to make sure you achieve the perfect lawn condition. When it comes to lawn care, Murphy TX residents create a checklist of tasks that they can follow each season of the year. Continue reading
A sizeable investment of time, money and constant effort is required to keep your lawn lush and your garden thriving. Since you do not want nature to have its way on your property, you have to do mowing, watering, pest control, tree and shrub fertilization, ornamental bed weed control, disease prevention, and even diagnostics. These things are all part of a bigger, much more complicated strategy for lawn care that every home owner that has a lawn should do on a constant basis. Continue reading
Fall is an amazing season to make the best out of your trees. They spoil you with their bright and bold foliage colors, fruits, scents, shade, and aesthetic value. However, when it comes to caring for your trees in early fall, one of the most important tasks to keep in mind is trees’ pest control. This time of year, you need to keep your eyes open and identify the slightest insect activity on your property. While you can quickly figure out that something is attacking your lawn or garden, when it comes to trees, you may learn about a pest infestation only when it is too late. Today, our pest control Murphy TX pros are here to share some tips with you to keep pests away from your trees (and entire property) all season long. Continue reading
You may be well aware of the early fall property preparations you need to make to ensure your lawn and landscape health and resilience for the months to come. However, a quick reminder does not hurt. After all, paying attention to all tasks and implementing all lawn care activities is not an easy feat. Today, our lawn service Wylie TX experts are here to remind you of the most important points to consider when it comes to early fall property planning and development. Continue reading
Texas homeowners love their bougainvilleas and for all the right reasons. No matter if these gorgeous ornamentals come as trees, potted plants or vines, they are a true natural colorful wonder for any property. However, bougainvilleas, just as many other Texan plants, are vulnerable to a handful of pests. Of course, summer is the season these nasty critters thrive and attack your prized ornamentals, so our pest control Allen TX specialists are here to save the day. Let’s see together some bougainvillea pests you need to watch out for! Continue reading
When it comes to lawn care and landscaping you surely took into account lawn edging. This is a simple solution to visually enhance your property and clearly define separate areas of your landscape. Lawn edging plays a double role: from an aesthetic standpoint it helps you achieve a neat, ordered, organized lawn; from a functional perspective it helps you create barriers and delimitations. This strategy is recommended to those who prefer a more organized lawn rather than a wilder one. Our lawn care Plano TX experts are here today to offer you some ideas on natural lawn edging using materials at-hand to follow the naturescaping trends we already talked about a few times before. Continue reading
Cultivating crape myrtles as lawn and landscape ornamentals is rather easy: they look amazing; they are quite resilient to pests or weather conditions and have great value on the farming markets. The crape myrtles’ resilience to pests, however, is contested nowadays by a new and rather exotic pest threatening them. Many horticulture, agriculture and pest control Frisco TX specialists warn about the crape myrtle bark scale – a dangerous pest which, of course, found its way to Texas and thrives. Our pest control Frisco, TX specialists are here today to offer you a quick guide on the CMBS so you can recognize and control it properly should it attack your crape myrtles. Continue reading
Marigolds are amazing flowers loved for their yellow, orange, copper, gold, and brass nuances and hues, but also for their companionship properties for other plants and vegetables. These annuals are incredibly easy to cultivate and maintain, especially in these parts – they love heat, have few pests to deal with and make useful additions to a property for those interested in organic gardening. Marigolds last throughout fall and look amazing no matter their colors and nuances. Today, our lawn care Sachse, TX specialists are here to offer you a quick guide on cultivating and caring for marigolds. Continue reading