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Protect Your Plants This Summer with Wilt-Pruf!

August 20, 2018 6:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether you’re moving them for aesthetic purposes or so that they can flourish in better sunlight, one of the most daunting tasks when it comes to caring for a garden is transplanting flowers, shrubs and trees. The transplanting process is stressful for you—and for your plant. It’s stressful for you because you’re not sure if the plant will survive. The excessive moisture loss during the transplant makes the whole process really shocking for your plant, and can even kill it if you’re not prepared. The good news is that there’s a product that can help save your trees, shrubs and... View Article

Everything You Need to Know About Fertilizing Your Shrubs and Trees

August 6, 2018 6:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Grass and flowers alone don’t make for a great-looking yard. You’ve got to have tall trees and big, bushy shrubs if you want your property to really stand out amongst the rest. In addition to looking good, trees provide shade that creates a more comfortable yard for your family to enjoy. Though they don’t provide shade, the right shrubs can complement the rest of your yard to create a tranquil outdoor aesthetic. However, just like with other plants, you can’t simply plant a tree or shrub and then forget about it. They’re living creatures that require just as much care... View Article

What Is Pre-Emergent and Why Is It Important?

July 19, 2018 3:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Everyone wants lush, thick and beautifully green grass for their lawn. Unfortunately, that’s much easier said than done. Even the most expensive grass can turn into a dry, yellowed mess riddled with weeds with one simple mistake. That’s why homeowners are constantly looking for the best techniques to ensure their lawn will be successful. Many landscaping services in Fargo, ND recommend using a pre-emergent treatment to help with weed control. The powerful treatment kills the weeds before they emerge from the ground. Let’s take a closer look at pre-emergent and why it is so important for achieving and keeping a... View Article

The Best Watering Techniques to Establish Plants in Hot Summer Months

July 5, 2018 3:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The summer’s relentless heat can be a challenge for gardeners and their plants. The long daylight hours and hot temperatures can cause flowers, vegetables and even young shrubs to dry out and die. Recently planted buds and sprouts are especially vulnerable. The harsh conditions make it tough for a new tree or a young tomato plant to plant their roots deep enough into the soil to thrive. One of the biggest challenges is trying to keep the soil moist enough to support new growth. Proper watering is key to helping a plant prosper throughout all stages of its life. Too... View Article

How to Trim and Train Your Growing Vines

June 19, 2018 11:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Vines can add an inviting look to your property’s exterior. As they climb trellises, walls or fences, they provide extra greenery and generate an intriguing atmosphere for your garden, patio or property. But how can you ensure they grow in a healthy way? How can you guide them to grow where you want them to? Use the following trimming and training guide from our nursery in Fargo, ND as your go-to source of information. With a few simple tricks, you’ll have attractive, well-trained vines in no time: Gather the right tools: For vine guiding, you’ll need a vine plant, a... View Article