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Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits

Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits In the wake of the release of our Low Maintenance Plant List, I’d like to discuss some fun ways to think about creating a low maintenance flower bed border. I will also cover why they are worth all the effort that goes into creating them. Let’s get downContinue reading “Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits”

Landscaping with mulch. A guide to ground coverings.

Landscaping With Mulch A Curb Appeal Blog Post by White Shovel Landscapes When landscaping with mulch, you might ask the age old question of, “why should I use mulch?” It’s a good question, whether it’s new to you or not. To the common observer, mulch is just some raked up stuff mounded up under flowerContinue reading “Landscaping with mulch. A guide to ground coverings.”

What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide

What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide Tree Lopping Lopping refers to a tool used to cut a branch off a tree. It’s a strange Middle English term “lop” which simply means to cut off branches and twigs. In this guide we are going to be talking about Tree Lopping, and what it means toContinue reading “What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide”