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How to Install a Fountain

How to Install a Fountain By adding a fountain and the sound of water to your landscape, you can create your very own backyard oasis! The sound of water has been proven to decrease stress. Additionally, adding a fountain can break up the monotony of plants with a bright pop of color! Continue reading to learn how to install a fountain in your yard! Select Fountain If you don’t already have a fountain, you will … Continue reading


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April Gardening Tips

April Gardening Tips It is the most beautiful time of the year! Springtime in North Carolina is unlike any other state’s spring. The temperatures are perfect, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, the grasses are green, and the flowers have just begun to bloom. Here are a few April gardening tips to help you get the wheelbarrow rolling! Testing Your Soil Having your soil tested is very important for the overall health of … Continue reading


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How to Get Rid of Winter Weeds in Your Lawn

Weed and Feed

How to Get Rid of Winter Weeds in Your Lawn Weeds can be unsightly and unruly at times. In this video, Jane describes some steps to take to help prevent and get rid of those unwanted weeds. Continue reading to learn how to get rid of winter weeds in your lawn. Pre-Emergent The best way to get rid of weeds is to stop them before they even emerge. The best solution to achieve this is … Continue reading


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March Gardening Tips

March Gardening Tips Spring is on its way! Make the best use of your garden bed in March using these March Gardening Tips! Fertilize Now is the time to begin fertilizing shrubs and shade trees as they break out of dormancy. This will give an extra boost to the plant material that has been “sleeping” all winter. Construct If you don’t already have a raised garden bed, now is the time to construct the bed! … Continue reading


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February Garden Tips

February Garden Tips Wondering how to make the best use of your garden bed in February? Check out these February garden tips below! Mulch or Pine Straw Mulch or install pine straw your beds, if you haven’t already done so. Doing this will protect the roots of shrubs, trees, and perennials from the winter temperatures that we may or may not experience. If you have any newly installed plant material, it is recommended that you … Continue reading


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Landscapes with Year-Round Interest

Landscapes with Year-Round Interest Winter can be a tough season. The days are short, the air is cold, and the skies are gray. In addition to the gloomy weather, the yard is looking a bit lackluster. Wouldn’t it be great to have a landscape that provides year-round interest? Join Jane as she discusses the plants to use when creating landscapes with year-round interest! Coral Bark Japanese Maple Fall provides a colorful palette for us to … Continue reading


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Crape Myrtle Winter Care

Crape Myrtle Winter Care Driving around town, one will notice the “Crape Murder” that is committed year after year. Unfortunately, it is a misconception that the correct way to prune Crape Myrtles is to aggressively “hack” them back. This, however, is incorrect and will have long-term effects on your beautiful Crape Myrtle. Pruning Crape Myrtles does not take a seasoned professional, but it does require some research. Follow these steps for proper crape myrtle winter … Continue reading


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January Gardening Tips

January Gardening Tips New year, new yard! While the winter months may feel daunting, gray, and lackluster, it is an important time to plan and map out your yard for the growing months ahead. Continue reading to learn about the January gardening tips that you should live by! Cut back all perennials While this is a task that should have been performed after the first frost, it isn’t too late to take action. In doing … Continue reading


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Fall Annuals with Jane

Fall Annuals with Jane Did you know that Green Biz will install spring and fall annuals at your house or place of business? In this video, install fall annuals with Jane! For an estimate, click here!  Visit our Facebook page!   


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Why You Should Mulch Before Winter

Why You Should Mulch Before Winter Many times, we do things in and around our yard because we see others doing it. Keeping up with the Joneses is a real thing! Some of the monthly garden tasks that are being performed are generally more aesthetic and may not have much of a benefit to the overall survival and health of the landscape. However, there are some tasks that are both aesthetically pleasing to the eye … Continue reading


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