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Great Perennials to Look Forward to This Year

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One of the best parts of springtime is the chance to browse the beautiful perennials at local nurseries in Fargo, ND. At S & S Landscaping Co. Inc., we have all the flowers you need to make your garden a splash this season. Here are just a few of our favorite perennials for you to try. Fire and Ice Hosta This hosta grows close to the ground and flourishes in partial sun. It is low-maintenance, attracts hummingbirds and has a unique lavender flower when it blooms. Stella de Oro Daylily Lilies are a classic in any flowerbed, and this “Stella…

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Have These Items on Hand Now to Get Your Garden Ready

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The spring gardening season is right around the corner, and we can’t wait to get started! If you’re looking forward to reviving your garden after the long winter, be sure to invest in these essential tools and accessories to make your growing season a success. You can find these and many other items at S & S Landscaping Co. Inc. and other trusted nurseries in Fargo, ND to satisfy all your green thumb needs. Happy gardening! Trowel Perhaps the most basic and dependable staple in the gardening tool arsenal, a trowel is your best friend for all sorts of gardening…

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How to Winterize Tree and Shrub Landscaping in Fargo, ND

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You may consider spring, summer and fall to be the seasons for tree care. After all, this is when trees bloom, insects are active and leaves fall. If your property has a lot of trees and shrubs, you are probably busy with landscaping in Fargo, ND during these times. The truth is, there are several tasks you should complete to protect your tree and shrub health in winter. Some of these tasks must be done before winter, to prepare for the coming cold. Others should be completed during the harsh winter months to ensure your landscaping in Fargo, ND remains…

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Why Should You Prune Your Trees in Winter? Answers from Local Landscapers

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Spring and summer are the seasons of bloom and growth. So, why would you prune your trees in winter? Many property owners don’t realize that winter is the best time to prune trees. Completing these landscaping services in Fargo, ND during the plants’ dormant season offers several advantages: Visibility: This advantage is simple but significant. If you try to prune in the summer, it is hard to access the branches. Covered in leaves, they are hard to see and reach. During the winter, the leaves have fallen off the branches. This makes it easier to see the branches and their…

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4 Tips to Care for Your Garden This Season

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Spring has officially arrived in the Red River Valley and planting season is finally underway!  In addition to your new plants you are adding to your garden or landscape, perennials may be finally returning to the scene!  Here are FOUR tips and tricks to make sure you are giving your landscape the best care this season!  How to tell if your perennials or dead or still dormant.  Not all perennials come up at the same time, which can be confusing and sometimes frustrating. They can also look a little lifeless at the beginning of spring. To check if they have died off…

CUSTOMIZE YOUR HOME WITH HARDSCAPING FROM S&S LANDSCAPING

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Upgrading your landscape doesn’t have to stop at plants, trees, and shrubs.  With the help of S & S landscaping, you can truly transform your front, or back, lawn with hardscaping.  Our customized hardscaping not only looks beautiful, but it also accents and highlights the hard work you’ve put into your flowering plants, towering trees, and lush, green grass!     Hardscaping comes in all shapes, sizes and purposes, and can be customized precisely to fit your landscape and vision.  From a patio entertainment space to unique fire pits and functional walking paths, you can make your landscape your own.  Our…

Preparing Your Garden for the Spring Season

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Spring is rapidly approaching which means it’s time to set up your garden for success by effectively preparing for the season. A great garden requires correct maintenance and preparation in order to flourish. Here are five ways you can prepare your garden for a successful season from your gardening experts at S&S Landscaping! Prepare your shed and tools Ensure you have the necessary supplies to begin the gardening season. Sharpen blades, oil hinges, and replenish your supplies. It’s a lot easier to go over your supplies before you can start planting so you can be sure your prepared – without…

Tips for Harvesting Summer Fruits

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As summer approaches, so does the time for harvesting blueberries, strawberries and cherries in Fargo, ND. With the purest of summer flavors, dishes that incorporate blueberries, strawberries and cherries are a great homegrown treat to enjoy throughout the warmer months. Now is the time to start harvesting some of these foods, and prepare to harvest others very soon. Harvesting blueberries Blueberries tend to be an easy crop to grow, which makes them popular throughout the country. To harvest blueberries for best results in Fargo, ND, the key is to wait until they turn blue. (If that sounds obvious, consider how…