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May 21, 2017
Bring the outside in…

Featuring – Split leaf philodendron

This plant is so easy to grow, most of use have one. But, did you know that it can last for weeks as a cutting!?!

It’s so nice to have that splash of green! Easy and beautiful❣️

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May 15, 2017
It’s Career Day at Bay Colony Elementary! A great time for kids to start to developing their dreams of what they would love to do when they grow up!

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May 13, 2017
“Feed me Seymour!”

Did you know that your Angel Trumpet is a pig;)? Fertilize this beauty every 3-4 weeks with general use fertilizer (they love tomato fertilizer:) for optimum blooms.

The passion vine is a show stopper! This vine dies back in the winter- so it is an easy-to-control vine for the yard. With only a spring and summer fertilizing schedule, it is simple to care for.

We can incorporate these and more into a show-stopping landscape – give us a call us.

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May 8, 2017
A great day to clean ponds and grout flagstone walkways! Happy Monday!

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May 4, 2017
There is a turf war happening in my yard! Good bugs vs bad bugs.

My citrus have been attacked! Many of you have noticed the onset of leaf miners on the leaves of your trees and shrubs. These pests, although not terribly harmful to the plant itself, can cause damage over time if not treated – and, are just plain ugly.

Two of the most effective methods to rid ourselves of the unsightly intruders are to use a natural predator such as the wasps called Diglyphus isaea, which can be purchased from reputable nurseries and on line (the wasps make a meal out of the larvae), and to use neem oil (follow directions on the label).

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April 18, 2017

Picture This Landscape – League City, TX, US 77573

4 reviews of Picture This Landscape. “Providing Quality Landscaping Services & Award-Winning Landscape Design Since 1986! We are pioneers for offering complete landscape packages and…

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March 30, 2017

My back yard is singing, how about yours?

It is that time of year, the birds are busy creating their summer homes. There is excitement in the air:)!

If you don’t here the singing it may be time to add a bird friendly landscape. We are able to create a landscape that attracts the wildlife that you desire to be surrounded by. Whether it is butterflies, hummingbirds (both of which are currently migrating north from Mexico:) or blue birds and other local superstars you are fond of, we can design something that would perfectly compliment your home and meet your families needs.

Give us a call. We can help with design and installation of your own personal habitat.

You can’t go wrong with native plants: They help fight climate change, save water, and provide food and shelter for birds.

Join and help us grow 1 million bird-friendly native plants: https://www.audubon.org/plantsforbirds

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March 8, 2017

Mulch can be the difference between a beautifully well maintained landscape and a sloppy weed ridden yard. If done well, mulch can help retain moisture in you garden, form a barrier against weeds, provide much needed nutrients to the soil, and provide a contrast in color that make your plantings pop!:) If done wrong, or if poor product is used, it can cause major headaches. Many types of mulch can harden to provide a barrier that prevents rain water from penetrating and feeding your plants. If placed to close to or to thick around the trunks/base of most plantings/trees it could cause fungus, diseases, and pest infestations, all of which can cause irreversible damage.

Give us a call. We use top quality mulch and have the expertise to apply mulch to your garden’s benefit. We can also provide design solutions to help you prepare for the fun Spring and Summer months:)

Happy plants, Happy home owner!

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February 16, 2017
Wow! Art meets nature. See the beauty in everything;) Have a fabulous day!

Artists Fusing Nature Into Their Dazzling Street Art (LOOK) – Good News Network

These awe-inspiring creations use trees and shrubbery as a way of bringing cities and nature closer together using art.

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February 15, 2017
https://www.facebook.com/HarrisCountyMasterGardeners/posts/1290649620992479 Harris County Master Gardener’s February Green Thumb Gardening Series. Learn all about spring gardening in the Houston area. No need to have a yard – you can garden in containers on your patio!

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