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Category Archives: Native Landscapes

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Is your yard visually ready for the winter months? Not all vegetation has to look the same…

Evergreens are great in the winter landscape for many reasons. First, there’s color: Evergreens are not just green; they’re available in yellow, such as Gold Thread false cypress, and blues, including dwarf blue spruce, and all colors in between. And evergreens just make good design sense. They look great in a winter landscape and they [...]

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Bag the rake, not the leaves!

Mow them with a mulching mower – a lawnmower with a specially designed high deck and a mulching blade that chops leaves into fragments as tiny as confetti. As the shredded leaves decompose, they will act as a natural fertilizer and weed control agent. For those who insist on a spotless lawn year-round and might [...]

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Bag the Rake!

A tip from the pro’s at F. A. Hobson Landscaping about leaf removal: Bag the rake, not the leaves! Mow them with a mulching mower – a lawnmower with a specially designed high deck and a mulching blade that chops leaves into fragments as tiny as confetti. As the shredded leaves decompose, they will act as a [...]

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The frost is coming!

We’re close to the first frost of the year… When temperatures take a nosedive for the first time in fall, we’re not the only ones to notice. Your outdoor plants-even hardy ones-can find it rather shocking too. Of course any tender plants you want to keep, like houseplants or tender tropicals, will have to be [...]

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The art of Landscape Design…

Landscape design starts with understanding your unique wants and desires.  It is a collaborative process. Our expert landscaper designers will listen to your input, culminating in a cohesive landscape design plan that spells out every possible variable. From our initial visit, to the final installation touches, our skilled landscape designers will work hard to discover [...]

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