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How to Keep Insects out of Your Lawn

How to Keep Insects out of Your Lawn


Posted on Jul 7, 2020

It’s that time of year again where pesky mosquitoes put a damper on our backyard BBQs and sneaky little beetles and earwigs take up residence in our gardens. But there’s a balance between eliminating the hungry bugs while protecting our pollinators, pets, and kiddos and we’re here to help!  Maintaining your trees and shrubs with regular trimmings is a good first step because direct sunlight can be lethal for many types of...

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Spring Landscape Maintenance Calendar

Spring Landscape Maintenance Calendar


Posted on May 11, 2020

Before the last frost you can begin… You may think there isn’t much landscaping to do prior to the predicted ‘last frost’ in Minnesota, however, we have a list to get a little spring in your step, even your hands dirty and enjoying the fresh, crisp air of early spring. Where to start? Read on: Uncover and remove winter mulch from roses, spring bulbs, and perennials. Divide and replant overgrown perennials. Till flower and vegetable...

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  How about that Minneapolis Miracle?! Whether you’re a die-hard or a fair-weather fan, most of Minnesota is caught up in the excitement of this amazing Vikings season. If you’d like to carry that spirit through to your landscape this spring, we’ve got some ideas here to get you started. Good choices for spring color are Moonshine Yarrow and May Night Salvia. If you’d prefer your Purple Pride to bloom in...

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