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Why do we have a blog?

At EarthCraft Landscaping, we strive to educate and inform through our blog (while throwing a little fun into the mix). The EarthCraft Team hopes you enjoy reading about our passions! Please click on the following links to read the corresponding blog post.

Landscape Fabric: Why Not?

Landscape Fabric: Why Not?

Landscape fabric, otherwise endearingly known as weed fabric is one of those things that get us landscape professionals up in arms. Yes, it does prevent weeds (but only for a time). Yes, we use it but only in one main application. Throughout this post, I hope to...

Plant Names

Plant Names

I know what you are thinking. This is going to be a long boring post about plant names. Well, hopefully not...I will try to keep my inner plant geek to a minimum! So why do the names matter so much?   What is in common? Plant names can really drive someone nuts. What...

Plants are Awesome

Plants are Awesome

  Here at EarthCraft, we love plants. We hug trees often, and without shame. And that makes sense, because we’re landscapers. And landscaping is all about plants, right?   Yes… historically speaking. But truth be told, in today’s modern landscape industry, plants...

The Winter Landscape

The Winter Landscape

You probably think we are crazy. A winter landscape? Really? Well, we might be a little crazy but that is beside the point! Yes, you can have a landscape that looks nice during freezing cold temperatures, ice, and snow. The following are some tips to add winter...

Pruning: The Proper Techniques

Pruning: The Proper Techniques

  No, we are not talking about getting those hedge shears out! We are talking about selectively pruning to allow for the best natural form and best health of your trees and shrubs. The Plan Proper pruning starts out with a well thought out plan. If the right plant is...