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How to Get Rid of Invasive Honeysuckle

Here’s how to get rid of invasive honeysuckle!

Most avid gardeners in the St. Louis area know that Bush Honeysuckle (Lonicera Maackii), is a problematic invasive species. With increased awareness about this problematic pest plant, we’re sharing some of the best ways any property owner can work to get rid of Bush Honeysuckle. 

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City Leaf Clean-up Schedules Near You, 2018 Edition

It’s officially fall, ya’ll! 

City Leaf Clean-ups around St. Louis are starting for the 2018 season. So, as your landscape begins to transform from lush green to the stunning fall foliage we get in the Midwest, it’s time to mark your calendar for pick-up dates for your leaf and lawn debris.

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Do You Need a Retaining Wall?

Retaining walls are everywhere, if you’re looking for them. Homes, businesses and schools all use them along property lines, landscaping, and steep grades. So, do you need a retaining wall? And if so, what do you need to consider before building or hiring a hardscaping company to design and build it for you?

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The Best Patios in St. Louis

Nothing signifies beautiful weather in St. Louis quite like a patio party!

The best patios in St. Louis are often private ones. Make your home the go-to spot for enjoying our gorgeous St. Louis weather with an enviable patio that’s one part cozy, one part chic.

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Rainscaping Cost-Share Program : What You Need to Know

Each year, the Deer Creek Watershed Alliance welcomes eligible St. Louis-area property owners to apply to receive a rebate of 75% of documented and approved costs (up to a maximum of $4,500) for a rainscaping project design, implementation, and/or maintenance costs for rainscaping!

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3 Quick Landscaping Tips to Help Sell your House

It’s easy to assume that once a potential buyer sees the inside of your home, they’ll be tempted to give you an offer on the spot. It’s no wonder that countless homeowners spend all their renovation budget on choosing the right paint colors for their rooms and restoring the flooring. However, the truth is that most buyers won’t even bother to come inside your home unless they’re attracted by what they see on the outside first.

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Award Winning Landscaping Environmental Award

Quiet Village Landscaping Wins National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) Environmental Stewardship Award!

Quiet Village Landscaping is proud to announce it has been awarded an Environmental Stewardship Award by the National Association of Landscape Professionals.

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How to Divide Perennial Plants Properly

Save money in your garden and keep your perennial plants healthy by learning how to divide them yourself properly. Follow our helpful guide to get this fun gardening job done right. 

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Tips for Gardening With Dogs

We love our pets, especially dogs! And, as a landscaping company we also love our gardens and outdoor living spaces. However, sometimes the two don’t seem to mix quite perfectly. One common complaint we hear from our lawn maintenance customers is that dogs destroy flower beds, tear up lawns and aren’t the gentlest with new plants. 

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Missouri Botanical Garden Landscape

Attend the Green Living Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden!

This summer, make time to help your family live green while enjoying a hands-on festival at our beautiful Missouri Botanical Garden!

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