1. Planting Deer Resistant Plants

    For garden planters in Cumming, Georgia, the frequent interruptions and disruptions of deer munching on various plants has long since been a common occurrence.  While the natural beauty of deer in the backyard is awfully hard to beat, their constant appetites have the ability to ruin a garden. Whet…Read More

  2. Bagging Your Lawn versus Mulching It

    Mowing the lawn is something that you are going to be doing about once a week, depending on where you live and what the weather conditions are like. Since people who mow the lawn will be doing this chore a lot over the summer and into the fall, the question of bagging the clipping versus simply mulc…Read More

  3. Insects in Your Garden: The Friendly Invasion

    Everywhere you look for tips on gardening, you learn about nets, pesticides, and other techniques of keeping living things from invading your garden. They come in hordes during the growing season and seem to know just when to appear (just when your plants are starting to show maturity). Many garden …Read More

  4. Keeping an Eye on Your Lawn in Winter

    Winter marks the end of intensive lawn care in most places. As the temperature of the air drops, the lawn’s cravings to grow do as well. Most strains of grass will turn dormant throughout the winter and stop growing. They will do just enough to stay alive, but that’s about it. This means you’l…Read More

  5. Plant Your Spring Daises in the Fall

    In most places, fall is the time to finish digging up the old flowers, trimming the trees and putting things away for the cold winter ahead. The temperatures drop to well below zero—impossibly cold temperatures for a young plant to thrive. The ground also becomes as hard as a rock, making root and…Read More

  6. Herb Garden Tips

    Mr. Weedy says: Be sure to maintenance your herb garden to ensure fresh non- dried out herbs. Cut the plants back by half- herbs like basil, mint and oregano. This prevents them from producing seed and promotes more fragrant leaves. Contact Weed Pro Lawn Care directly for help with your landscape pr…Read More

  7. Protecting your cabbage and garden

    Mr. Weedy says: Cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli should receive an application of Bacillus thuringiensis to prevent cabbage looper caterpillar damage. Mature plants are very susceptible to this insect. Contact Weed Pro Lawn Care directly for help with your landscape projects. Additional reference s…Read More

  8. Soil Test Tips

    Mr. Weedy says: A complete soil test is very important and should be done at least twice a year to receive optimal results. Increasing the pH in your lawn, along with other natural products will help your turf grass intake fertilizers more accurately. If your current lawn care company isn't testing,…Read More