The Worst Bugs in Dallas (and How to Get Rid of Them)

Texas is bug heaven. With 100,000 types of insects known to exist in the United States, one-third can be found in the Lone Star State. According to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, “Texas has more different kinds of insects than any other state.” With our long, hot summers and 40 or so inches of […]

Best Georgia Native Plants for Atlanta

If you really want to “go green,” the best place to start is in your garden. We’re not talking about the greenery, but rather the environmental importance of choosing native plants and flowers. Georgia native plants will thrive in Atlanta and attract the pollinators our gardens need. The best part? You don’t need a green […]

The Definitive Guide to Planting for Pollinators in New Orleans

Due to our mild winters and warm summers, it can seem that we are spoilt rotten with pollinators here in New Orleans, LA. However, pollinators in the United States are in danger, and it is imperative that we take care of them. According to the Xerxes society (1), the Western United States population of Monarch […]

Everything You Need to Know About Lawn Aeration

What is Lawn Aeration and is it Necessary? Perhaps you have heard the term ‘Aeration’ thrown around while doing research on lawn maintenance but have been confused or curious about what exactly it means to aerate and is it even necessary to incorporate into your lawn care routine. The simple answer is Aeration removes plugs […]

Here Are the Best Push Lawn Mowers of 2019

If you care about the state of your lawn, you’ve never had more options to find the right tool for the job. However, “cheaping out” and buying a clunker can hurt your wallet and leave your lawn looking worse than it was before. When it comes to push lawn mowers, there are several mower varieties […]

Everything You Need to Know About Zoysia Grass

Zoysia Grass At A Glance warm-season grass with improved cold tolerance prefers sun, tolerates some light shade suitable for southern and ‘transition climate zones’ heat- and drought-tolerant low water and maintenance requirements dense, traffic-tolerant growth An Overview – Key things to know about Zoysia Grass Zoysia grass (Zosyia spp.), is native to Asia, but it […]