Categories for Landscaping

Plants That Bloom in the Fall

October 28, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

Every gardener wants a garden that’s in bloom throughout the year. In Fargo, the cold and snowy winter makes the possibility of a year-round flower somewhat impossible. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t have a lush garden during the spring, summer and fall. In our part of North Dakota, plants tend to be easier to figure out during the spring and summer. It’s the fall that presents a problem for even the most seasoned gardener. With a little forethought and the right assortment of plants, however, even those people without a green thumb can have a vibrant garden until the... View Article

How to Prepare Perennials and Shrubs for Cooler Weather

October 14, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

As lovely as the summers can be in our little corner of North Dakota, every resident knows that winter is right around the corner. As locals, we’ve all developed ways of getting through a long winter. Unfortunately, your treasured perennials and shrubs may not be so well adapted. Not to worry—with a little bit of help, winter garden preparation in Fargo, ND can be a breeze. Here are a few simple tips to help you get your plants winter-ready before the first snowfall. Water right up until the ground freezes When winter rolls in and your ground freezes, the moisture... View Article

How to Prevent Rabbits and Deer from Damaging Your Trees

September 30, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

Planting trees is a great way to add value to your property and create your own unique sense of the great outdoors. Unfortunately, trees are often the target of many different types of wildlife and pests that may want to encroach on your own personal paradise. Rabbits and deer are both beautiful animals that are fun to see out in nature. Unfortunately, many urban and suburban areas also have considerable rabbit and deer populations that can cause damaged to landscaping, including trees. It’s important to work with a trusted landscaping expert to help you develop and implement a plan to... View Article

Why John Deere Remains the Best

August 23, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

When you think of lawn and garden equipment, one of the first brand names that probably comes to mind is John Deere. John Deere tractors and tools are some of the most popular in the landscaping industry, and for good reason. The brand and its products are reliable, long-lasting and extremely valuable. S & S Landscaping Co. Inc. is proud to be an authorized John Deere retailer in Fargo, ND. We offer our customers a selection of some of the best lawn and garden equipment the company has to offer, and it’s all because we understand the immense value these... View Article

A Spring Fertilization Guide

May 15, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

When the long winter finally ends, your lawn is left looking less than ideal. How can you properly care for your landscaping in Fargo, ND to help it recover from the cold and snow? This requires a few key steps. Use the following guide to properly fertilize and tend your lawn to help it bounce back from winter and look great this season: Know your lawn: Several varieties of grass grow in landscaping in Fargo, ND. Three of the most common types are Kentucky Bluegrass, Creeping Red Fescue, and Fine Leaf Perennial Rye. Identify which type of grass is present... View Article