Get Gardening, It’s International Plant Appreciation Day!

TweetHappy International Plant Appreciation Day! International Plant Appreciation Day takes place on April 13th each year. This day is a celebration of all plants and the countless benefits they provide. International Plant Appreciation day takes place in spring which is a great time to plant outdoors. With all the benefits that plants provide us with, […]

Best Flowers for Shade

TweetTrying to turn a yard that is completely shaded into a bright colorful landscape seems difficult, but with the right plants it can be done! There are many plant options for landscaping a completely shaded yard. Creating a shade garden is a great idea. A shade garden is a garden that is planted and grown […]

Everything You Need to Know About Dividing Perennials

TweetStuck in an end of season gardening rut? Try a different way to keep your landscape in pristine condition      – by dividing your plants. 

Creating a Summer Watering Schedule

TweetAs the summer heat increases, so does the need for plants and landscaping to be watered in order to remain healthy. But instead of grabbing the hose and spraying everything down every now and then, your best bet is to make a watering plan and stick to it. Establishing a consistent watering schedule will not […]

How to Grow a Pollinator Garden

TweetA recent report from the Center for Biological Diversity reveals some staggering statistics: more than half of the 700 North American bee species are declining, and nearly a quarter of them are on the brink of extinction. This due not only to the use of pesticides, but also habitat loss. Pollination is a crucial part […]

3 Steps to Maintain Your Roses

TweetRoses are among the easiest plants to grow. They last for many years and offer up plenty of fragrant flowers that will attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees to your yard. Maryland offers an ideal climate for roses and they will bloom from spring to mid-fall, with June beginning their peak bloom, as long as they […]

Celebrating National Garden Week

TweetHappy June 4-10th! Or as is it also known, National Garden Week. We here at Absolute Landscape and Turf Services are passionate about yards, landscapes and all things outdoors. Here are five of the main reasons we want you to get outside and celebrate National Garden Week this year. Beautify Your Landscape Every landscape can […]

Health Benefits of Gardening

TweetHealth Benefits of Gardening We’re all aware that gardening boosts the aesthetics and outdoor decor of any landscape. But gardening can also improve your health in a variety of ways – some of which may surprise you! Here at Absolute Landscape and Turf Services, we are enthusiastic about our green thumbs. After reading the improvements […]

5 Organic Weed Killers

TweetOne of the most common questions our customers ask is how to kill weeds organically. More and more households are moving towards natural, chemical-free ingredients for cooking and cleaning. Limiting the chemicals you use on your plants and flowers is a great way to continue that organic lifestyle. Below are 5 simple, natural ways to […]

4 Tips for Rookie Gardeners

Tweet The air is warm, the sun is shining and you have visions of peaceful weekends spent tending to your garden… Except your thumb is definitely not green and you have no idea how to garden. Relax! We have four tips for gardening beginners that will have you diving into this relaxing hobby. Start small […]