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Transform Your Yard with a Rain Garden: Why and How to Establish One

Is there anything better than looking out your window over a lush landscape and vibrant garden? With June’s unusually rainy weather, we are reaping the benefits with greener lawns and growing garden beds. However, managing stormwater can be a challenge, especially during heavy rains. Enter the rain garden – a beautiful and eco-friendly solution to […]

3 Simple Swaps for More Sustainable Gardening at Home

In our gardens lie an opportunity to nurture not just plants, but also the planet. Sustainable gardening offers a pathway to minimizing our environmental footprint. Read on to learn about simple things you can do, like saving water and using natural materials, to make your garden not only beautiful but also good for the planet. […]

10 Native Plants to Use in Your Landscape

10 Native Plants Perfect for Your Southeastern Wisconsin Landscape

Integrating native plants into your residential landscape offers a myriad of benefits beyond mere aesthetics. Native plants are naturally adapted to the local environment, requiring less water, fertilizer, and pesticides, which translates to lower maintenance and reduced costs. Their deep root systems help prevent soil erosion and promote water infiltration, contributing to healthier soil and […]