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Preparation Is The Key To The Months Ahead

Preparation Is The Key To The Months Ahead

Hi, my name is Vincent. I am a Horticulturist and this is my profession as well as landscaping. I have been doing this type of work for man-years now and can honestly say I never get bored of my job, there are different aspects to gardening so everyday there is always something new to look […]

Winter Tips From Our ‘Garden Man’

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Winter Tips From Our ‘Garden Man’

Quote Of The Month Gardening is about enjoying the smell of things growing in the soil, getting dirty without feeling guilty, and generally taking the time to soak up a little peace and serenity. ————————————————————————————– Hi, my name is Vincent. I’m a Horticulturist which is my profession, as well as landscaping. I have been doing […]

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Handy Gardening Tips For June

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Handy Gardening Tips For June

Flowers: Heavy rains encourage slug problems. Check for slugs during rainy periods and hand pick the pests. For hanging baskets in cool, shady locations, use tuberous begonias, ferns, impatiens or fibrous rooted begonias in combination with trailing plants, such as English ivy. Remove old flower heads from annual bedding plants to keep them blooming. Disbud […]

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Anto’s Early Spring Garden Guide

Around the yard Start winter cleanup of the lawn when the grass is no longer sopping wet and planting beds stop being a sea of mud. Rake your lawn to get rid of dead growth, stray leaves, twigs and winter debris and let light and air to the soil level, encouraging the grass to grow. […]

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If it’s a mild winter, continue to cut the lawn, so long as it’s growing, but raise the height of the mower blades Prevent containers planted with winter bedding or all-year-round shrubs from freezing solid by wrapping them with bubblewrap or taking them into shelter Get rid of slimy patches on the patio and paving […]

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