Category «Planting»

Pool Landscaping & Poolscapes in St. Louis

Pools are in high-demand this year in St. Louis. With social distancing a priority for all, it’s no surprise that maximizing your outdoor space is trendy. Pool landscaping and poolscapes are especially trendy, as homeowners look to create their own outdoor oasis they can enjoy safely this summer.  Those lucky enough to already have a …

Creating a Four Seasons Garden for Year-Round Interest

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No, a Four Seasons Garden isn’t found on the rooftop of Lumiere Place. It’s a style of garden design that balances a well-chosen mix of native plants & perennials, annuals, flowering shrubs, and ornamental trees that provides year-round interest and color to your landscaping.  Most home gardens are loaded with blossoms in spring and early …

Front Yard Landscaping

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Looking to boost your home’s curb appeal? Pick up our front yard landscaping suggestions that can help to highlight the features of your house.  Gone are the days of a basic front yard filled with turf grass. Most homeowners are now looking for ways to increase their homes value by adding curb appeal with front …

How to Take Care of Outdoor Plants in Winter

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In winter, we never know what to expect. We may have snow, we may have unusually warm conditions. We may have heavy snowfall and precipitation or not enough (like the late winter drought we got last year in St. Louis!). To take good care of plants this winter, it will help to know a few gardening basics to protect and get your plants through winter in St. Louis. 

Help Bring Back Pollinator Populations

Recently, we’ve seen an increase in attention focused on the plight of pollinators, in particular the honeybee. Honeybees are extremely important agricultural pollinators, while other native bees are also seeing population declines. The Rusty Patched Bumblebee is native to the Upper Midwest and was just added to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services endangered list. …