Green Landscaping


Thatch & Lawn

Thatch and How to Manage It Thatch in lawns is often misunderstood; both its cause and control. Some lawns have serious thatch problems while others do not. Thatch is a layer of living and dead organic matter that occurs between the green matter and the soil surface. Excessive thatch (over 1/2 inch thick) creates a favorable environment for pests and

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Green Green Grass

Did you know . . . Well cared for lawns can significantly increase your property values. A healthy lawn is of utmost importance to our environment. A 50-foot by 50-foot lawn produces enough oxygen for a family of four! Lawns cool the atmosphere. Eight healthy front lawns have the cooling effect of 70 tons of air conditioning, which is enough

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Go Green Landscaping

Green Gardening And Landscaping What exactly does that mean? Green landscaping and gardening? You might be sayin’ “Isn’t all gardening…”. Maybe we just need a definition of sustainability and “green”. My own first thought was 100% organic and it’s even beyond that. While going green applies to all areas of our lives, I thought I would keep this post within

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