Brown Patch Fungus

Brown Patch Fungus

We have had some very cool mornings lately. While it is a welcome relief from the blistering days of summer, the cool weather brings with it one of our least favorite times of year: fungus season. Cool nighttime temps combined with warmer daytime temps creates the...
Fall Pre-Emergents: Do It NOW!

Fall Pre-Emergents: Do It NOW!

When you think of fall pre-emergents, you think of winter weeds like clovers and such that will take over a lawn when it’s cold outside. While this is correct, be mindful that the most important weeds that will be prevented are the ones visible the following March and...
Crape Myrtle Scale

Crape Myrtle Scale

Lots of landscapes are being affected by black sooty mold. Everyone wants to know how to get rid of this mold, but what most people don’t realize is that it’s actually growing on a clear, shiny substance called honeydew. Honeydew is a byproduct of scale,...
Pink Muhly Grass

Pink Muhly Grass

Don’t touch your pink muhly grass! This grass is becoming a very popular choice due to its wispy look and its ability to tolerate drought-like conditions. This time of year, most of the other ornamental grasses are beginning to fade out. Pink muhly grass is just...
What Is Going On With My Hydrangeas?

What Is Going On With My Hydrangeas?

If you have hydrangeas in your flowerbeds you may have noticed they are beginning to look a little sad. Don’t panic! They begin to look wilted this time of year but it is all part of their normal cycle. These guys require very little maintenance, if any at all. If you...