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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions from a customer in the design (and relates to maintenance) on the right plants and how to trim while thinking of how to have the new landscape look and in regards to the renovation landscape design.

On this section we post responses to some of the most common questions we receive from our customers or people searching and asking questions through our website on line. In an effort to provide our customers with additional care and service after the job is done, to lend a hand for the do-it yourselfer’s; or to assist those seeking helpful information -we hope this page may prove of value to you.

My little tree isn’t looking too good, what can I do?

My little tree isn’t looking too good, what can I do?

The image bellows is the Chinese Hibiscus that Candy bought from the Bushel Stop on Atlantic. Not looking good. My suggestions are : 1) Trim off the tips right away where the brown leaves and flowers are drooping, (seems like ALL OVER) Would trim back a few...

WEEDS Are Growing in the rocks & landscape after installation?

WEEDS Are Growing in the rocks & landscape after installation?

Question : In the rocks, weeds grew pretty fast in between them. Isn’t is suppose to have a weed barrier/landscape fabric put in before putting down the rocks? I dug a part of it don’t see any weed barrier underneath. Please let me know. It has been 3 weeks since...

Will big ant mounds kill my new plants?

Will big ant mounds kill my new plants?

Questions : Below are pictures of some of the plants. I notice a couple that didn’t look too good (the orange and the yellow). The orange one was really close to where the electrician dug out so maybe that has affected it. I am hoping it will get better. The yellow,...

Customer asking if new Penta Flowers installed are dying

Customer asking if new Penta Flowers installed are dying

Customer is asking if new Penta Flowers installed are dying?  Question : Hi, As we discussed, here are the pictures of the white Pentas that seem to be dying. The sprinkles are still set and we’ve had a lot of rain so I can’t imagine it’s been from lack of...

When is a palm tree in trouble ?

When is a palm tree in trouble ?

When there are many frons turning brown, if you’ve got 5 or 6 branches, depending on the tree, could be cause for concern. Another note is even for a palm that has been in the ground for years, if there is trouble with the center growth, the center fron up top in...

Whats the best way to water a palm tree?

Whats the best way to water a palm tree?

Question: I’ve been watering as instructed and we’ve had a few days with some solid rain. As you can see, a couple of fronds (on recently installed palm trees – within weeks) on the bottom of each tree are dead. Is there something else I should be doing? Answer...

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