Tips for Hiring a Landscape Designer in New Orleans

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According to Insurance Bee, there are 632,895 landscaping businesses across the U.S. With so many options, it’s essential to know what skills and level of experience your landscape designer possesses. Your landscape designer should be able to conduct site analysis, create a conceptual design, and plan out construction. Follow these tips to ensure you hire […]

Can Landscaping Add Value to My New Orleans Home?

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According to Bankrate, a home with a well-maintained landscape has a 5.5% to 12.7% price range advantage compared to a home with no landscaping. That’s a lot of added value for just adding some plants and trees, right? Learn how something as simple as installing landscape lighting could add value to your New Orleans home. […]

Metal Edging 101: How You Can Enhance Your Outdoor Space

Hedges created by The Plant Gallery in New Orleans via metal edging

As a long-time design technique used by professional landscapers, metal edging offers a practical solution to keeping plants, materials, and outdoor spaces intact and looking their best. This weather-resistant borderline creates a professional, clean-cut, and alluring appearance to your property, no matter if it’s placed along your winding walkways, lush green space, or blooming garden […]

Unusual Plants to Grow in Louisiana

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It is every gardener’s favorite moment. That time when you are out in your garden (of course) and tending to your babies when someone stops walking their dog to ask, “Wow! What is that? That plant is so interesting and cool!” This is usually followed by a great conversation and maybe a request to have […]

Five of the Biggest Blooms for Your Backyard

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Create a bold look with big, beautiful flowers in your backyard landscape. Plants with larger and bolder flowers are typically more upkeep, needing more water and fertilizer, but they are worth the landscape maintenance.

How to Keep Cats Out of Your Garden

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Do you have a neighborhood cat or a cat of your own that has taken a little bit too much of a liking to your garden? You work so hard to grow your delicious vegetables, just for them to be used as a litter box.

Diagnosing Dead Spots in Your Lawn

You take all the proper measures to take care of your lawn, but dead spots are still appearing! No matter how well you keep up with your lawn, it is likely you will have some dead spots throughout the year.

10 Dog Safe Plants for your Home and Garden

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Trying to decide between our furry friends and our leafy friends is like trying to decide between pies at Thanksgiving. That’s why we say you don’t have to. Of course, we want to make sure our garden is safe for our pets but also we also want to be sure that it looks great too. […]