Taking care of your property's lawn is something that you have to do throughout the entire year. Neglecting it can cause the grass to grow wild or to wither up and die. This will cause your property's curb appeal to go down, which can hurt your chances of selling your property or of attracting customers if your property houses your business. The following are some tips that will help you to ensure the health of your lawn throughout all four seasons.
GardenWise and J. Mark White were featured prominently throughout the current issue of Home & Design Magazine.
We want to share a recent project, designed for the Newman family, with you: […]
Featured Image (Above) : Walled North West Washington, DC Garden perfect vehicle for espalier fruit trees. You can eat an apple a day when you grow them in your own garden. Apple trees are readily available with varieties for almost any region and climate. Apple trees make a beautiful addition to the landscape providing fragrant [...]
Yellow Twig Dogwood This week, GardenWise concludes its five favorite Garden Delights, in no particular order, for Fall 2011. Yesterday we looked at the strking Aster, heated things up with the Dwarf Burning Bush, and earlier marveled at both the Toad Lily and Pink Muhly Grass. Today we're showing off the Yellow Twig Dogwood. Many know of the Red Twig Dogwood, which is [...]
Get off Your Aster! This week, GardenWise continues to look forward with our five favorite Garden Delights, in no particular order, for Fall 2011. Last week we heated things up with the Dwarf Burning Bush, and earlier marveled at both the Toad Lily and Pink Muhly Grass. Today is day four of our series, and we’re showing off Asters! There are so [...]
This weekend it’s all about September Gardening. There are so many things to do this month that we’ve decided to make it a three day event. Today, it’s all about water and your garden spaces. WATER Maintain the water level in your water garden. Keep fountains and water features properly maintained. As we approach winter, be sure your [...]
This weekend it's all about September Gardening. There are so many things to do this month that we've decided to make it a three day event. Today, it's all about pruning, soil testing and fertilizer! FERTILIZE · Take soil test for new planting areas. DO NOT pay others to do this for you; Ph soil test kits [...]
This week and weekend it's all about September Gardening. There are so many things to do this month that we've decided to make it a three day event. Today, it's all about planting. · Fall is a good time to select and plant trees and shrubs. Fall planting encourages good root development, allowing the plants [...]
A Foldaway Trellis! It's hard to clean behind latticework, so a great alternative that allows you to get behind this wonderful garden accent is to make a hinged trellis that swings open! Start by fastening a strip of 3/4-by-1-inch wood to the wall about one and a half feet from the ground. Screw hinge plates [...]