Heuchera house

A Local Hidden Gem Bursting with Perennials

May 6, 2017

Still Pond Nursery is a locally owned perennial nursery nestled into the rural countryside of Earlville, PA (between Douglassville and Boyertown...

Liriope muscari.  Photo Credit: Longwood Gardens

Groundcovers Complement Any Landscape

April 28, 2017

Looking for maximum coverage and minimal maintenance?  Groundcovers are low-growing plants that spread quickly to form a dense cover.  They are...

Phoenixville installation using Techo-Bloc Blue 60

How to Select the Right Pavers for Your New Patio or Walkway

April 14, 2017

Some simple guidelines can help you decide on the best paver for your new patio, deck or walkway.

Cherry Laurel.  Photo: Pixabay

Cherry Laurels Are Attractive and Reliable Evergreen Shrubs

March 31, 2017

Cherry Laurel shrubs make excellent additions to just about any landscape.

Things I Wish I Had Known When I Planted My First Flower Garden

March 17, 2017

Darlene Hofmeister volunteers as our guest blogger.  She is a lifelong gardener, and is a Master Gardener through Penn State Cooperative Extension...

Flagstone patio with fireplace in Gilbertsville, PA

Patio Under Deck Extends Outdoor Living Space

March 3, 2017
Don’t Waste Your Under Deck Space
Mass plantings of shrubs and flowers in Malvern, PA

Design Tip – Plant in Masses

February 20, 2017
Mass planting creates great visual impact!
Guests are treated to this handsome pot at the beginning of the walkway in Schwenksville, PA

5 Easy Ideas for Boosting Curb Appeal

February 5, 2017
Improving your home’s curb appeal improves its value
Crape Myrtle blossom.  Pixabay photo

2017 PHS Gold Medal Winners

January 27, 2017
Chosen for Beauty, Performance and Hardiness in our Region

Color of the Year Connects Us with Nature

January 16, 2017
Greenery is the Pantone’s Choice for 2017
Outdoor Fire Pit for Pottstown Client

Outdoor Living Trends for 2017

December 31, 2016

What new horizons for you in 2017?  Check out these landscaping trends and see if you’re inspired to add one to your outdoor living area.

Use upward motion with broom to remove heavy, wet snow.

Best Way to Protect Your Trees and Shrubs from Ice and Snow

December 17, 2016

Ready for snow this winter?  Hurricane Schwartz predicts that the snow fall for 2017 in the Philadelphia region will be between 30 – 35 inches. ...