Vertical Gardens!

In today's world of brick & mortar, a Vertical Garden system is an excellent way to bring more of the outdoors into our personal living space! By offering new, breathable life to modern structures, a Vertical Garden can be used to  cover boring wall surface areas and creating a more vibrant, breathable environment. Plus, surrounding [...]

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Primroses: The First Rose of Spring

Did you know that Primroses are one of the first flowers to bloom in Spring?  With very colorful petals surrounding a bright yellow center eye, the word Primrose literally mean, "first rose." According to Norse mythology, the primrose is the sacred flower of Freya, goddess of love. In rituals honoring Freya, worshippers would lay primrose [...]

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The Poison Garden

Ever wonder if the plant you've just selected at your local nursery or big box store garden center is capable of killing you or your beloved pets?  Most home owners are not aware that many of the common plants growing in their home landscapes are actually poisonous!  (Lantana) To bring awareness of the poison properties [...]

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Should Trees Be Trimmed in Fall?

  The answer, according to experts is, "No." As Homeowners, we like to trim our trees as Summer begins to wind down and before leaves begin to fall.  Who, after-all, wants to be outside on the weekends raking up huge Mulberry or tiny Chinese Elm leaves when we can be enjoying ourselves while watching football [...]

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