Leaving the Leaves

Leave the leaves that fall into your garden! Why, you might ask?  So many reasons! For one, they make excellent mulch and help protect your landscape and garden beds during winter rains and wind.  They provide insulation and also help keep the weed populations down. ...

Choosing Trees For Your Landscape

Ahhh, Spring has fully sprung, we’ve even had a couple of hot summer-like days already, here in Portland. If you’ve been thinking about getting a tree for your landscape, now is the time to do it. Timing is important because trees planted too close to the dry summer...