Posts made in October, 2022


Winterizing your Water Features


Posted on Oct 25, 2022

The time has come to winterize your outdoor water features. Night temperatures descending into the low 30s can put your pumps, hoses, and other water fixtures at an increased risk. Save yourself the hassle of replacing everything with new equipment in the spring, and do your winterizing now. Whether you have a waterfall, stream, or fountain, there are preventative steps you can take to minimize damage and keep your equipment...

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Ornamental Grass Upkeep

Ornamental Grass Upkeep


Posted on Oct 18, 2022

Ornamental grasses are an attractive and interesting detail in our fast-fading fall gardens. With many delicate flowering plants going to sleep for the winter, ornamental grasses can provide texture and interest in an otherwise drab garden or flowerbed. There are a few things to know about these lovely plants as we enter the colder months here in Minnesota. Your ornamental grasses will need to be divided every 3 to 5 years. Their new...

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