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Live Oaks at the Coast 

[fusion_text]A statuesque live oak resides in The Elizabethan Gardens that horticulturists believe was around in the late 1500s when the English explored Roanoke Island. Just imagine a tree not only living that long but surviving all the storms for which the Outer Banks and coastal islands are known. The live oak (Quercus Virginiana) also inhabits [...]

Tree Cleanup after Hurricane Hermine

Now that Hermine has left us thankfully without major calamity, it is time for the cleanup. As we have discussed before, the spring, summer, and winter tree care and maintenance tips are supremely important. Like anything else, many times the tree trimming and pruning seem like wasted hours, but, after the weekend we went through [...]

Fall Landscaping Tips

Just as the yard work that you do in the spring allows your lawn to look great in the summer, the work you do in the fall will help to prepare and protect it from the winter conditions. The work done now will assure another beautiful lawn next summer. We have some tips to help [...]

5 Tips and Tricks for Keeping Your Lawn Looking Gorgeous in the Summer

Summer is here and with it comes hot weather, time in the pool, and fun in the sun. But an unfortunate side effect of the heat is the negative toll it takes on your lawn. Although it should be lush, green, and soft, the heat typically leaves your lawn brown, coarse, and dying. The majority [...]

The Best Time and Way to Water your Lawn

One the many questions that we get for our Outer Banks landscaper is “What is the best way to keep my lawn watered and healthy?” We will share some tips that we’ve found to be useful for having a great looking lawn. Be an Early Bird The best time to water your lawn is in the [...]

Can Trees Save You Money?

Recent studies have shown that the presence of landscaping can increase property value anywhere from 10-20%. This is especially true when trees are a prominent feature of the landscape job. This is an obvious benefit for people who are thinking about selling their homes in the near future, but what are the benefits of landscaping [...]

Why Do Roots Always Get a Bad Rap?

Everyone knows that roots are an essential part of tree care and health. Roots provide nutrients, and moisture that help any tree or plant thrive. Depending upon the type of soil, roots will spread and grow as far as is necessary to provide sustenance, but most of the roots are not much more than 2 [...]

Mulch Ado About Spring! Your Guide to Spring Mulching Endeavors

Approximately 75% of Americans feel that it's important to spend time in their yard. Meanwhile, 90% of people believe having a well-maintained yard is just as important. Spring is here, and if you are someone who takes pride in lawn care and landscaping, you couldn't be happier. From tidying up the plant beds to performing [...]

Your Spring Tree Maintenance Checklist

To the outside eye, nature seems to work like clockwork: trees and flowers wither in the fall and they bloom in the spring. However, not many realize that trees require a certain level of love and care to stay healthy and continue to grow. While trees are low maintenance, they certainly aren't maintenance free. That [...]

Care for trees starts on day one

Trees and other shrubbery serve many purposes in your yard. At different times they will provide shade, shelter, recreation, or just serve to beautify your yard and complement your other landscaping efforts. Anyone who has spent any time on the Outer Banks in the summer has surely enjoyed the relief of shade that a tree [...]

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