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Popular Plantings

Popular Plantings For Landscapes In 2022

Reliable favorites, new introductions, and trends to watch.   A  new year means new plantings. What are the most popular favorites? What will “wow” your clients?...
All-America Selections For 202

All-America Selections For 2021

With the endless variety of plants on the market, and new ones developed each year, how can a landscaper stay on top of the...
Turf Spring 2021 Issue

Turf Spring 2021 Issue

Editor's Letter: We Can Be Heroes Right now I feel like a superhero. I feel nearly invincible. Why? Because I’ve gotten my first COVID vaccination...
houseplants

Five Houseplants That Have Heart

Looking for something beyond giving or receiving roses? The National Garden Bureau offers an alternative to Valentine's Day gift giving with these four heart-shaped...
plants

A Post-Pandemic Performance: Playing Puccini To Plants!

  When the live stream of the UceLi Quartet performing Puccini’s “Crisantemi” was broadcast last Monday, the audience, though a bit green in their knowledge...
ornamentals

Ornamentals Feature: Spring Planting

For most landscapers without big plowing operations, Spring signals the start of the busy season. While there’s much to do in terms of mowing...

Designing With Deer (Not For Them!)

It’s magical to spot a baby deer curled up in a meadow or a whole herd meandering through a forest, but not so wonderful...
corpse flower

Largest Ever Bloom Recorded Last Week, But It’s Stinky!

    With December holidays over, January seems to be starting off with a nod to Halloween in Indonesia. According to the Natural Resources and Conservation...

Strange And Spooky Plants For Halloween

By Cindy Haynes, Department of Horticulture, Iowa State University There are many plants associated with Halloween. All sorts of pumpkins and gourds have been staples...
deer control

Deer Eating Everything? Control Tips

By Chris Markham Landscape professionals know there are few obstacles more difficult to deal with than deer control. According to the Quality Deer Management Association,...
landscape design

Small Project, Big Impact

Photoscape LLC of Fort Myers, FL transformed a zero-lot-line property with a landscape design of unique plantings that maximized the 2,600 square foot project....
ALB

USDA’s Most Recent Plans For Eliminating Asian Longhorned Beetle

Currently, 278.3 square miles are under federal quarantine for Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, and South Carolina. Here's what to look for.
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.
Aspire Brava

Aspire Pavers by Brava Debuts Four New Paver Products

Aspire Pavers by Brava has introduced the Bullnose with Legs, Bullnose Corner, Transition with Legs, and Transition Corner new paver products.
Green Roof Installation

Green Roof Installation

Why limit your landscaping services? Take them to greater heights.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.