09 May 2017

To Prune or Not to Prune, That is the Question Honestly, pruning is my least favorite landscape chore. I just hate the thought of cutting into my plants and seeing bare stems and fresh cuts. Especially in the early spring, when everything already looks so, well… ugly. But we must for an array of different […]

14 Apr 2017

After being cooped up all winter, yard work isn’t sounding too bad. Here are our top suggestions for getting your yard ready for the growing season: ·         Do a general clean up of the grassy areas and the beds. Remove and leaves, sticks, and debris that have accumulated over the winter. Don’t forget to remove […]

21 Mar 2017

Sooooo….Spring is a late bloomer this year (pun intended). But even though the forecast shows winter, I’m thinking spring. I’m getting my 2017 design season started, and I’m excited to incorporate this year’s design trends into my customers’ projects. The workshops and seminars I attended over the winter all seem to be showcasing the same […]

19 Mar 2017

Landscape Rocks I know, I know…they’re not actually plants but I seem to use boulders and rocks just as much as vegetation in my designs these days. Especially as the 90 degree days keep piling on and the plants are wilting and brown, rocks are looking better and better. Most people overlook this element when […]

24 Feb 2017
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We all want our yards to be something we can use and enjoy, season after season. But some of us are settling for what we have instead of what we want, for lack of time, decisions over what you actually go ahead with, and money. As a landscape designer, I get a lot of clients telling me […]

22 Feb 2017

‘Annabelle’ Hydrangea Probably one of my all time favorite shrubs, the Annabelle hydrangea is just a beauty this time of year. It’s a hardy form of arborescens (which are native to CT) that does superb in our colder climate where the blue macrophylla varieties often under perform. They produce stunning large white flowers, sometimes reaching […]

17 Feb 2017

Be one of the first 10 hardscapes booked with us this spring and receive 20% OFF your project (labor portion only, conditions apply). Sign up with us for a seasonal mowing contract and recieve a free mowing (New customers only, Promotion does not apply to first mowing).

04 Feb 2017

We attended the Techo Bloc Contractor Seminar last week and were introduced to a few great new products, tools, and techniques. I hope to use some of these in our landscapes this year. Ask us about seeing the new products in person. I can’t wait to start designing with some of these in mind!    […]

17 Jan 2017

We know that there are many other landscaping companies out there for you to work with, all doing a variety of different things, with a variety of different experiences and attitudes. However, our goal as a company is to build relationships with our customers, founded on quality work, reliability, and great customer service. Others often […]