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A Guide to Permeable Pavers

An Environmentally-Friendly Option for Your Hardscape Project Whether you’re required to use them or you just want to know more about what they are, permeable pavers are a hot topic these days. Local requirements are often the driver of these conversations, but many homeowners are also becoming more aware of the benefits of adding a […]

Top Tips for Planting Fall Bulbs

Fall-planted flower bulbs, such as tulips, daffodils and hyacinths, flower in spring and are a great way to add color to your garden. With these expert tips, planting fall bulbs becomes an easy and enjoyable task for gardeners of every skill level.  Plant Your Bulbs as Soon as the Ground Is Cool  Wisconsin’s cold winters […]

August Landscaping Guide

Flower Care Fertilize container plantings. Deadhead flowers to encourage additional blooming. Monitor for disease and insect problems and treat as needed. Divide bearded iris. For healthy plants, these should be divided every 3 to 5 years. Check rhizomes for iris borer caterpillars. Do not fertilize shrubs or roses after mid-August to discourage tender new growth […]