How Long Should I Cut My Lawn?

How Long Should I Cut My Lawn?

People often ask, “What height should I cut my lawn?” But they don’t always like the answer because it clashes with the way they’ve traditionally done things. We now know much more about what’s healthy, and we know, especially in the summer, mowing your lawn too short...
Is the Moss or Ivy on My Tree Bad?

Is the Moss or Ivy on My Tree Bad?

Property owners love their trees and want to protect them from any threats out in the environment. So, it’s no surprise that many people in the Bloomington area wonder about various growths they see on their trees.  Is moss a bad sign for the tree’s health? Is...
Does a Late Season Freeze Hurt My Plants?

Does a Late Season Freeze Hurt My Plants?

The impact of late freezes on your plants Much of the Midwest, including here in Indiana, just received snow — in May. You may be wondering what this means for your flowers, trees and other plants you assumed were safe from further freezes until the fall. Is this...
How To Control Weeds In Your Lawn

How To Control Weeds In Your Lawn

A “weed” is just our name for plants we would rather not have around. Having these nuisance plants in our yards or gardens is not just unsightly; they pilfer the nutrients, water and sunlight that the plants we DO want need to thrive. So, while killing these plants...