As cooler weather finally starts to make its way here in Texas, many residential and commercial properties begin to see tree leaves change colors, drop leaves and slow their growth. Therefore, this marks an ideal time to consider fall tree planting to give young trees their best chance for long-term health and successful growth. There are many benefits of planting trees during the fall—which we will discuss later—but knowing which ones to plant can be difficult. Here are a few of our top favorite trees to plant during the fall.
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Fall will be here before you know it. This means making sure to utilize proper water management with your fall irrigation system as we change seasons. Proper water management is critical to the vitality of a healthy lawn, but too much water can be bad for your grass — and your wallet. Now that summer is almost over, this is a great opportunity to re-evaluate the frequency of your fall irrigation system and take a closer look to be sure your system is function properly. This can ultimately save money on your monthly water bill be reducing unnecessary consumption. Agscapes Landspcaping has put together a list of fall irrigation tips.
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Pruning roses can be an intimidating task to many gardeners, but it’s actually very good for the plants. While becoming an accomplished rose pruner takes time and practice, keep in mind that it is very hard to kill a rose with bad pruning. There is a great deal of disagreement among rose experts regarding how and when to prune roses, but it is typically agreed that most mistakes will grow out very quickly and its better to make a good effort at pruning roses than to let them grow rampant.
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The winter is when the majority of us spend the least amount of time thinking of our lawn. Unless you live in an area that is relatively warm all year long, you’ve probably put the lawn mower away and are ready for a few months of relaxation before you have to start the lawn maintenance routine again.
There are a few things you can do even during the winter that can ensure your yard is beautiful and lush once spring rolls around again.
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When and how often you prune your crape myrtles all depends on the climate. Heavy, annual pruning of your crape myrtles can at two times of the year. The plant itself will determine the types of trimming that need to be done. This article will discuss how to prune and when the best time to prune your crape myrtle is.
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Trees are big-ticket landscape items that can not only provide beautiful scenery for your front or back lawn, but also provide additional value to your home. For this reason, it is important to plant trees when they are most likely to thrive. Here is some things that will be useful to know when planting a new tree so you can get the most value from your landscape investment.
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There are many questions that come to mind when it comes to pruning like, “What is pruning?” Why should you prune?” or “What tools do you need?” Here are some tree pruning basics.
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