Deadheading is a popular practice â but do you know all the ways to keep flowers on your plants longer? Follow these easy tips for keeping your favorite shrubs and flowers blooming longer.
Springtime Tips & Preparations for Trees and Summer Weeds
May 19th, 2017 May is National Home Improvement Month! This time of year, everyone is quite busy updating areas of the home with a fresh coat of paint or with overall spring cleaning. And it’s important not to neglect your lawn! To enhance the look of your lawn or business property, work with an expert landscaper at Root’s Nurseries and we can set your property up with all sorts of new trees and shrubbery While the weather is warm, take time this month to choose new trees, shrubs and plants to add to your yard and create a fresh new look for your landscape. With a new landscape also comes preventative care for your trees and weeds. And as a trusted landscaper for Landisville , we thought we would take some time to…
Top 10 Arbor Day Nursery Trees
Still need help deciding which trees and shrubs to add to your landscape this year? In several hardiness zones, the time for planting is now. Check out the top 10 most popular trees sold through the Arbor Day Tree Nursery and see which trees are perfect for your landscape. North Privet (Ligustrum x ibolium) This deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub is America’s fasting-growing hedge, growing up to 3′ per year. The shrub’s dense, dark, glossy green foliage makes it an excellent choice for hedges and privacy screens. If you’re interested in a hedge with a formal appearance, this privet tolerates shearing well. When you grow it as a hedge, shearing it early and often helps to develop…
What is a pollinator garden?
The bee population is in decline. Pollinator Gardens are spaces that include plants that help support the population of bees. It is estimated that bees pollinate 80% of our insect crops. Without these bees the quality of our lives would suffer greatly. When gardening this spring, consider making your garden more pollinator friendly. Here is a list of perennial flowers that attract pollinators. Pollinator Friendly Plants Want to order a few of these plants? Email us at email@example.com or come out to our garden center after April 5th The Million Pollinator Garden Challenge is a nationwide call to action to preserve and create gardens and landscapes that help revive the health of bees, butterflies, birds, bats…
13 Mowing Tips for a Healthy Lawn
Discover the basics of mowing and why it’s so vital to growing a healthy lawn.