Category Archives: Landscaping

The Many Benefits of Planting Trees

There’s no question that planting a tree is a special thing. Trees are planted in celebration of life’s milestones, to welcome new family members, and in memory of loved ones. We intuitively recognize the symbolic significance of trees with their long lives and steadfast presence in our landscapes. Beyond the symbolic importance, planting … Continue Reading ››

Compact Shrubs that Wow in the Landscape

When you need a little extra pop in your landscape, small shrubs are a great option. They are excellent for mixed plantings, defining borders, edging sidewalks, and creating beautiful low maintenance mass plantings that won’t overwhelm smaller landscapes. As an added bonus, smaller shrubs don’t usually need much pruning, so you have more … Continue Reading ››

Put a Little Spring in Your Step with these Gorgeous Spring Bloomers

The spring show is in full swing and it is truly a sight to behold! If you’re realizing you need a little more spring in your step, erm, landscape, consider some of these gorgeous spring trees and shrubs:


Redbuds offer spectacular pink to near-red spring color. The branches of this medium sized … Continue Reading ››