Landscaping Where the Sun Don’t Shine — The Shade

Our last post featured plants that thrive in the sunlight. We wanted to provide the Yin to that article's Yang by taking a look at some plants that need sunlight to survive, but prefer the shade. Incorporating plants that do well in the sunlight as well as plants that do well in the shade almost guarantees that your landscaping design will have a diverse look and it will be successful. We … [Read more...]

Plants That Love Sunlight Almost As Much As You Do

The sunlight is finally making a lasting appearance in Northern Kentucky! It brings me so much joy to write the above sentence as warmer temperatures sweep across the Ohio River Valley. As the warm sunlight makes its triumphant return an important issue comes to light (no pun intended). Obviously, certain plants thrive in the sunlight. Their very existence depends on the amount of sun they … [Read more...]

Increase Your Property’s Landscaping With Vibrant Color

The look of any landscaping project will vary throughout the year. As seasons come and go and temperatures rise and fall the color of your plants and trees are going to change. By planning ahead, you can add the right color to your landscaping all year round. As always, we suggest the very first step you should take would be to test the soil on your property to see if it has the … [Read more...]

Top Plants, Trees For Spring Season Landscaping

The warmer spring weather is (hopefully) right around the corner. We are experiencing a cold blast through the Ohio River Valley currently, but we are choosing to remain optimistic; hoping that sunshine and the sound of chirping birds is not far off. With the warmer weather comes the beginning of planting and landscaping season, and we're excited to get things started for the 2016 season! We … [Read more...]

Brainstorming: Tips to Consider for Successful Spring Landscaping

The weather in Greater Cincinnati has been relatively warm for the early weeks of winter. The freezing temperatures will inevitably sweep across the Ohio River valley placing the idea of landscaping in the back of all of our minds. While nothing much can be done during the winter months in terms of landscape design and implementation, one can prepare for the spring and the return of healthy … [Read more...]