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Plants We Love – Lenten Rose

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Plants We Love – Lenten Rose

Plants We Love – Lenten Rose

The Lenten Rose or Helleborus orientalis(x hybridus) is a magical winter treasure. This wonderful herbaceous perennial blooms and has color when not much else does in the late winter.

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Join us at the Capital Home and Garden Show, February 22-24

Posted by on Feb 13, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Join us at the Capital Home and Garden Show, February 22-24

Join us at the Capital Home and Garden Show, February 22-24

Capital Home and Garden Show We are excited to announce that we are going to be at the Capital Home and Garden Show February 22 – 24, 2013 at the Dulles Expo Center. We’ll be in booth #910. This year our display promises to provide inspiration and ideas for creating your own exciting outdoor room for relaxing and entertaining. Woodland Twist Meets Modern Intrigue A myriad of spring flowers will set off a rich tapestry of foliage planting specifically chosen for their unique textures. An unusual water display will offer soothing...

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Retaining Walls

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 in News, Retaining Walls | Comments Off on Retaining Walls

Retaining Walls

Retaining walls are structures used to keep soil in place usually against a downslope. Retaining walls are often used by Landscape Designers and Architects to add beauty to the landscape, help moderate elevation changes and provide structure in the landscape.

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Plants We Love – Red Twig Dogwood

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Plants We Love – Red Twig Dogwood

Plants We Love – Red Twig Dogwood

The Red Twig Dogwood made it on our list of "plants we love" because of the great winter interest it provides with its bright colored stems.

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Winter – A Great Time for Planning Your Garden

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Winter – A Great Time for Planning Your Garden

Winter – A Great Time for Planning Your Garden

Winter is the perfect time to plan your garden. Winter gardening pays dramatic rewards when you are ready to start planting you landscape in the spring.

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Three Poolside Garden Ideas

Posted by on Dec 14, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Three Poolside Garden Ideas

Three Poolside Garden Ideas

Poolside gardens, when properly designed, create beauty, add privacy, and develop depth to your poolside oasis. Here are some ideas for you poolside garden.

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Three Steps to Creating Great Patios

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in News, Patios, Projects | Comments Off on Three Steps to Creating Great Patios

Three Steps to Creating Great Patios

Outdoor patios vary widely in ideas and designs. Ideally the patio create an inviting outdoor garden space that can provide the setting for a large gathering or intimate space to relax with a cup of coffee.

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Fall Gardening – It’s Not Too Late to Plant Your Garden

Posted by on Oct 10, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Fall Gardening – It’s Not Too Late to Plant Your Garden

Fall Gardening – It’s Not Too Late to Plant Your Garden

In most years in Northern Virginia, we can successfully plant trees, shrubs and perennials well into December. Traditionally we think of Spring as the best time to plant but, surprisingly, this is not the case for many perennials, shrubs and trees. Perennials, planted in the Fall, will grow to their full size the following summer. Perennials planted in the spring may take two to three seasons to reach their full size, and often, this is also true of trees and shrubs.

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Plant Sale Oct 13th & 14th at ArborFest

Posted by on Oct 6, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Plant Sale Oct 13th & 14th at ArborFest

Plant Sale Oct 13th & 14th at ArborFest

Join Us for ArborFest Oct 13th & 14. We will have a variety of plants for sale along with some of our trees that have been dug out of our fields at the farm.

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Fall Flowering Bulbs

Posted by on Sep 20, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Fall Flowering Bulbs

Fall Flowering Bulbs

Gardening tips and our experiences in the world of horticulture. Bulbs are not just for spring. Check out some options that you have for some fall flowering bulbs!

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