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Pruning Class at Missouri Botanical Garden

Some of our teammates with Benjamin Chu after his pruning class at the Missouri Botanical Garden

Several of our teammates had the privilege of attending a pruning class this month at the Missouri Botanical Garden taught by Benjamin Chu.  Chu is the Horticultural Supervisor at the Missouri Botanical Garden, having been a part of their family for almost three decades. Chu provided an overview on how pruning is used to control plant size …

Spring Clean-Up and Mulching

Spring-St-Louis-Landscaping

St. Louis just got hit by another wave of snow, but believe it or not, spring is just around the corner! Whether your passion is outdoor cooking and entertaining, gardening, or just taking in the freshness and tranquility of your private paradise, spring has many pleasures to offer. Few things can compare with breathing in that …

Caring for Your Zoysia Grass

caring for zoysia on your landscape

Zoysia grass is a very popular choice for St. Louis lawns because of its endurance of our intense summer heat.  However, a climate like ours can push your grass beyond its limits, especially if your lawn does not have an irrigation system in place. Other problems may adversely affect your lawn such as invasive plants, …