1. Learn to Properly Identify Weeds

    Winter and early spring are the best times to start cracking down on weeds in your lawn and garden. This is because many weeds sprout much earlier than other plants, and they grow much faster. By getting a head start on weed control, you’ll make your weeding that much easier in the spring, summer,…Read More

  2. Plan Ahead For Winter with These 5 Lawn Saving Tips

    With the winter months practically upon us, it’s good to remind ourselves that our lawns still need some attention during the colder weather. By preparing your lawn for winter, you’re also preparing it to thrive again in the spring. Generally speaking, the warm-season grasses we use here in Geor…Read More

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Getting a Head Start on Your Garden

    If you’ve been thinking about starting a home garden, it’s not too early! Getting started now can ensure that your garden will be prepared to flourish this year. Although you may not be able to start planting until spring, there is a lot of work that you can do to help the chances that your gar…Read More

  8. Gardening During the Winter Months

    It can be hard to not get antsy as a gardener in Georgia right now. Even though the warm temperatures start to peek through the cold ones, your plants are still going to be in their winter dormancy. While your plants are in their winter dormancy, there are still things that you can do around your ga…Read More

  9. 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