Virginia homeowners are no stranger to the natural beauty of the Old Dominion State. One of the best ways to complement the scenic landscapes in Virginia’s capital region is by planting the best native plants for Richmond, which provide numerous benefits to both the environment and local wildlife. Why plant native plants in Richmond? Here […]
Richmond’s mild climate gives weeds plenty of opportunities to invade, often undetected. Here’s a guide to some of the worst weeds in Richmond — and how to control them.
Virginia’s rich and diverse ecology almost compels you to incorporate native plants into your landscape. Here is an introduction to a few of the most-colorful.
Many critters can compromise your lawn, but some are more insidious than others. The following is a guide to the worst backyard pests in Richmond, Va., and how to manage them.
Richmond has four distinct but mild seasons. That variety of weather conditions also means that each season, our lawns require different types of care.
Forget the glass-half-full comparison. Virginia went from a drought-stricken, “glass completely empty” state to lush and green in a matter of months, and the rain keeps coming. Right now, there are no drought advisories in Richmond, or anywhere in Virginia. That means homeowners are free to water their lawns according to need, rather than a […]