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September Landscaping Tips

Happy September All!! This is certainly one of the nicest months of the year. There’s nothing like walking out of the house to a crisp September morning knowing it’s going to warm up to the mid 70’s with low humidity. … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of Moss in Lawns

We  see the problem all the time and unfortunately, the answer is usually not what people want to hear. Moss is caused by shade, acid soils and poor soils – three things we have a lot of in New Hampshire! The … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: Mountain Laurel “Sarah”

Unlike last week’s selection, this week’s shrub is a profuse bloomer. You can see them and their cousins right now throughout the area.  This week’s shrub is the… Mountain Laurel ‘Sarah’ Kalmia latifolia ‘Sarah’ The Sarah Mountain Laurel is a … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: Mission Arborvitae

This week’s selection is not a showy plant it is more of a functional shrub. It is use for many things in the landscape. This week’s shrub is the… Mission Arborvitae Thuja occidentalis ‘Techny’ The Mission Arborvitae, also known as … Continue reading

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Low Maintenance Plantings for your yard

HOSTA Once it’s planted, this plant only requires a little water and can thrive in both sun and shade. That’s it! WAVE PETUNIAS These colorful flowers requires a little fertilizer, frequent watering and very little pruning. PRIMROSE Plant in either full … Continue reading

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