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Sassafras Leaves

Spotlight on the Sassafras Tree

Spotlight on the Sassafras Tree Though the Sassafras tree is native to North America, many people consider it quite the novelty. The tree has 3 distinctive leaf patterns on the same plant: Oval, mitten and 3-pronged. This hardy tree, which shows yellow leaves in the spring, green in the summer and yellow to fiery orange […]

Winter Lawn Care

Winter Lawn Care

Winter Lawn Care While you get a break from mowing this time of year, there are things that will help ensure your turf and your property will stay in tip-top condition: Avoid excessive traffic on the lawn during the harsher winter months. Remove leaves, pine straw and debris from your lawn so that it can […]

Lawn Maintenance for Spring

When is the Best Time to Mow Your Lawn in Georgia

The Best Time to Mow Your Lawn in Georgia Lawn mowing might seem like a mindless task, but since our Georgia lawn is a living organism, it actually does need careful attention in order to thrive. Just how and when you mow your grass is a pretty important detail in your lawn care regimen. So […]

Planting a Live Christmas Tree

Planting a Live Christmas Tree

Planting a Live Christmas Tree Perhaps you’re looking to start a new family tradition for the holidays by planting a live Christmas tree in your yard. Though many of the varieties we think of as ‘Christmas Trees’ grow better in areas to the north of us, there are some that will fare better than others […]

Fall Leaves

Managing Fall Leaves

Managing Fall Leaves What’s there not to love about the fall? The colors are beautiful, the air is crisp, football games are plentiful and there’s a pumpkin spice version of just about anything you can think of. With the summer months behind us, the mowing that used to take up so much time on the […]