How Does Overgrowth Threaten the Health of Trees?

The overgrowth of trees may seem like a purely aesthetic problem. The reality is, however, that overgrowth can be a serious threat to the health of the trees on your property. Overgrowth can threaten the health of trees by hiding pest activity, covering up signs of disease, and weighing down the branches. If your trees are beginning to become overgrown now is the time to take action-before serious damage can be done.

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How Can I Best Care for My Trees This Summer

Taking care of your lawn throughout the summer can be a lot of work. Weeds are growing fast and the heat can make it difficult to keep your grass healthy. It often seems like there is always a project that needs to be done in the yard during the summer. But, your lawn is not the only part of your yard that needs attention. Your trees also need care during the summer. In order to best care for your trees you need to keep an eye out for problems and provide them with extra nutrition.  

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What Types of Veggies Can I Plant During the Summer Months?

Planting a vegetable garden can be a lot of fun. You can watch the plants change from day to day and eventually enjoy your work when they end up on your plate. If you have children a summer vegetable garden is a great way to teach them about nature and responsibility. There are many varieties of vegetables that do best if you plant them in spring. But, there is still time to have a bountiful harvest even if you are just getting started in the summertime. Veggies that you can still plant-even in midsummer-include cucumbers, green beans, carrots, peppers and tomatoes.

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Tips for Choosing the Best Plants for Your Yard

Choosing plants for your yard can be an enjoyable process. Filling your flowerbed with plants you love can transform the way your yard looks. But, choosing the best plants for your yard can also be a confusing and stressful process. How do you decide what to buy and where to plant it? There are a few tips you can follow to help you make plant choices without getting overwhelmed. Start by considering the scale of your project and your long-term plan. These factors will help you with the overall layout. Once you have an idea of how to lay everything out you can start making specific plant choices.

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Spring is Here-What Should You Be Doing for Your Yard?

Spring is here! The days are warming up and the outside world is coming alive once again. For many people spring means that weekends need to include outside tasks like mowing and weed eating. If you want to get your yard in tip top shape this spring there are a few more tasks you need to add to your list. In order to get and maintain a yard that is healthy and beautiful you need to include weed control, pest control, aeration, and home maintenance with the basic tasks of mowing and weed eating.

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