Recent Blog Posts

  • Poison Ivy

    May 15, 2011
    Poison ivy (Toxicodendron radicans) often grows as a ground cover until it finds a tree. It then becomes a long-lived deciduous vine. Resin in poison ivy leaves and stems causes severe itching that often persists for three weeks.
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  • Mowing and Trimming a Lawn

    May 3, 2011
    Mowing and trimming -- especially when done properly -- improve the health and appearance of your lawn, reduce its need for water, and lessen your maintenance time.
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