Archive for the ‘Garden’ Category

Behind the Scenes at Ancient Olive Trees, Purveyors of Mature Olive Trees

We get questions all of the time about how we started our business, Ancient Olive Trees. The answer is pretty simple: we got our start by transporting large, full-grown olive trees from our Corning, CA grove, to locations throughout the Western US for a diverse range of clients. Resorts, private homeowners, commercial centers and other customers relied on us to gently transport beautiful mature olive trees and install them at a site of their choosing.olive trees Read the rest of this entry »

The Best Tree Lopping Services in Perth

Trees and hedges can add a great deal of value to your property, they can also bring a serene ambiance and much needed shade to your garden. Read the rest of this entry »

Pitfalls To Avoid When Designing Small Gardens

Small gardens can present a host of unique challenges, from unwanted shade to restricted access. This article discusses some common pitfalls to avoid, and considerations to keep in mind, when doing the all-important planning for your small garden makeover.

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Preparing your landscape for the summer: Garden retreats

There’s nothing like summer. Long days, warm nights and the great outdoors. You don’t have to leave town to enjoy it. Accentuate your own home with landscaping. Design a garden area with shrubs, trees, benches, grass, flowers and even vegetables. The arrangement doesn’t necessarily have to be done by a professional, the great outdoors testify to that, but with professional advice you can’t go wrong. Professionals can recommend the types of flora and fauna that’s right for you, and help you maintain them. Read the rest of this entry »

Choosing the best decorative plants for your garden

Gardeners can be excused for thinking environment modification could really benefit plant life– what with milder winters and all that additional carbon dioxide drifting about– however worldwide warming is destined to exceptionally alter the means we garden.

Trees

Trees (Photo credit: @Doug88888)

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Designer landscaping

The featured video shows off how you can design your landscape, your home exterior and garden. It is a fairly new concept of managing your landscape and it seems to be on the rise. Professionally made gardens look stunning, save you time and turn some heads. Learn more about it from the video above. I personally see landscape design as proper art that will be on the rise in the future years, as well as become more pocket friendly due to the rise of the supply.

How to trim hedges

Like many deciduous plants, Forsythia flowers ...

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Weighty winter season messes like these are rapid reminders of exactly how hedges– large and tiny– could go dreadfully incorrect when neglected or pruned incorrectly. Although sheared types rarely show natural plant types, they can have proper and typically gorgeous applications. However, when they fail, it can require months and even years to recreate the appeal and feature of these plantings. And, fairly typically, rebuilding a mature shrubbery not only takes years but additionally the cost of purchasing and replanting the plants themselves. Read the rest of this entry »