Reasons why you should plant lilac shrubs

For the next few weeks we’re going to be presenting some of the best shrubs to plant during the spring months to beautify your landscape. While flowers are a great addition to any landscape, the occasional shrub is something to add variety. Today’s shrub is the beautiful, hardy lilac shrub. Lilacs Lilacs are one of…

Best flowers that bloom in spring

One of the best things about spring is the beautiful flowers that bloom. Often these common flowers can transform a generic yard into a professional-looking landscape. While there are many varieties of flowers you could plant, the following are just some of our favorites. You can certainly find other spring flowers to get your landscape looking great,…

Roses

Roses are believed to be one of the oldest cultivated plants one earth. With roses, it’s all about the blooms. Few plants are as showy all year as the rose is, coming in several shapes and colors. As beautiful as roses are, there are several pest problems you might experience. This article will describe some…

Crabapple Trees

With spring in full bloom, flowers, trees and the garden are starting to blossom, with many beautiful colors popping before our eyes. It is a nice change from the snow and freezing temperatures we’ve all endured. This week we’d like to talk about a beautiful tree that has already started to blossom: the crabapple tree.…

The evening-primrose flower

In honor of the release of “The Hunger Games” this weekend, we decided to post about one of our favorite flowers: the primrose. The perennial flower is common in the state of Utah, with several different varieties occurring in nature, including the tufted-evening Primrose, Yellow Evening Primrose and the Pale Evening Primrose. The following is…