Apr 6, 2016
Soil shepherding - Sustainable landscaping August LT 2015
When customers approach us for landscaping, the first request is "low maintenance." Protecting the soil protects watersheds, helps plant health and even preserves our food security. Learn all about which plants like your soil, and the soil on your customers' properties. Now, go have fun in the garden. Yes, it's a job, but it can still be fun.
Feb 26, 2015
Heirloom 'appyness - Sustainable landscaping
A look at heirloom plants that stand out for their reliable seed germination rate.
Jun 1, 2014
The value of hedges
Perhaps it's time to reconsider hedges, and start selling them more passionately.
Apr 1, 2014
Nativars: Yea or nay?
Many gardeners and nature lovers are trying to get more native plants into the yards of the public.
Mar 1, 2014
Local genetics present business opportunity
If you are faced with a difficult site, native plants may be your best option, especially if grown from local seed.
Jul 31, 2012
We can solve many of the world's problems, especially if we work together.
Jun 1, 2012
The deep end of the pool
Creating a palette of plants requires a consideration of restrictions.
Sep 1, 2011
Organic amendments: Blankets of goodness
Doing good for the environment can be good economics.