Fall Composting Tips For Your Garden!

In some recent blog posts, we’ve been talking about Fall bulb ideas for Spring, Fall lawn and garden planning, and how to plant bulbs. In addition to those, this week we’ll discuss Fall composting, natural items that are safe to compost, and a few other tips and resources!

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Rebecca Cooper
Top Fall Bulb Ideas for Spring!

It’s that time of year where pumpkins and mums reign supreme, but this week’s blog is all about the bright yellow daffodils and deep purple irises that you want popping up at Spring’s first sign in 2017!  Looking ahead and developing the best designs for your home’s landscape can be a little intimidating, but fear not, Gardenalia Pittsburgh is here to help with our Top Fall Bulb Ideas for Spring!

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David Wall
Top Ways to Get Rid of Crabgrass

Welcome back, readers! In our last blog, we discussed top ways to handle maintenance for your vacation time, and this week Gardenalia continues to bring you the luxury landscaping and organic home lifestyle with our series on home and garden tips. This week we look at some top ways to get rid of crabgrass!

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Rebecca Cooper
Back to School: Using The Garden as a Classroom

Does your child love to dig into dirt piles and see what soil looks like up close? Do they look forward to picking delicious vegetables for dinner out of the family (or neighbors) garden?  Not only can children and teenagers learn valuable lessons from home gardens, but so can young adults, and us (adults).

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Rebecca Cooper
Organic Lawn Care

Gardenalia understands that it can be daunting when faced with a new landscaping project or idea. Furthermore, it’s especially true when switching to an organic lawn care regiment and it’s an entirely new concept. In addition, many common questions are if organic lawns require more upkeep and how much of a difference do they really make? Read on for more info!

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Winter Pruning

Dormant (Winter) pruning has many positives! Depending on the tree or shrub, Zone 6 Winter pruning usually happens as early as February. Not only does the removal of dead/diseased wood help reduce the risk of falling branches, it improves the overall health and appearance of your trees. Plus, fresh pruning cuts and bruises typically heal faster during the dormant season.

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