Tag Archives: spring

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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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: Common Lilac

This week’s selection is the New Hampshire state shrub. It is widely planted throughout the country.  This week’s shrub is the… Common Lilac Syringa vulgaris The lilac is really a widely planted shrub throughout the world. It comes in colors … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: Mayflower Viburnum

This week’s selection you should be able to find out in your yard or neighborhood as it is a popular plant. This week’s shrub is the… Mayflower Viburnum Viburnum ‘carlesii’ Mayflower viburnum is a versatile plant. It’s bright pink clusters … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: Mountain Fire Andromeda

Finally it seems the weather has started to warm some. This week’s shrub is one of the first evergreens to show off in the spring. This week’s shrub is the… Mountain Fire Andromeda Pieris Japonica ‘Mt. Fire’ Andromedas bloom in early … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: P.J.M. Rhododendron

Do you have a generator or maybe an unsightly propane tank in the yard that you would like to hide? This week’s shrub is the… P.J.M. Rhododendron  P.J.M. Rhododendron’s bloom in late April with that brilliant show of lavender. There … Continue reading

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Shrub of the Week: New Hampshire Gold Forsythia

This week’s shrub is an early bright spot for everyone and it comes with a local connection to New Hampshire. This week’s shrub is the… New Hampshire Gold Forsythia  Forsythia ‘NH Gold’ was originally hybridized in Claremont, NH. It’s that bright … Continue reading

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