Gardens and outdoor spaces are meant to be a source of enjoyment and relaxation, and many people view them as an oasis—a getaway from the glare of computer screens and blaring horns of traffic-jammed commutes. One way to maximize your outdoor space’s relaxation factor is to make it as low maintenance as possible.Read more
With warmer weather and planting season upon us, homeowners are looking to return to their outdoor spaces. As people open up and prep their gardens for spring, there are a few trends you’ll spot in the lawns, gardens, and outdoor living spaces of southeast Pennsylvania homes.Read more
The first taste of spring has come to Southeast Pennsylvania, and with it all of the excitement of getting back outside after the cold winter months. It may be a bit too early for all of the planting you’ve got planned, but there is plenty you can do in April to set yourself up for a great season—and start working on and enjoying your outdoor spaces again!Read more
Who says you have to wait till spring to enjoy your outdoor space? In our last article, we talked about what types of trees, plants, and flowers can work during the winter months in southeastern Pennsylvania, including using pots and boxes to introduce color when planting isn’t advisable.
In this second part of our winter landscaping discussion, we’ll focus on how to maintain your outdoor spaces to keep them in top shape for the upcoming warmer weather of spring.
Winter isn’t the easiest time of year to care for your outdoor spaces, let alone enjoy them, but with some thoughtful planning you can maintain and beautify your landscaping even during southeastern Pennsylvania’s coldest months.
In this two-part article, we’ll talk first about what kinds of plants and flowers work best to bring some color and appeal to your outdoor spaces, and then about what you can do to tend to your landscaping in the winter so that spring finds you ready for its blossoms and warmth.