This is our annual reminder that with the Fall Equinox behind us, there are a certain set of annual tasks that need attention. So, let's check in on some of the things Ben's Creek Nursery is doing this season and into the next. For the past few weeks we have begun aeration and overseeding in … Continue reading Fall Lawncare Notes
Here is the latest project involving our expertise in both landscaping and hardscape. We are going to go through all of this slowly, so you can appreciate the scale of what our crews accomplished. In addition to grading and loads of topsoil to prep the beds, we constructed an 18" tall by 60' long Colonial … Continue reading Landscape & Hardscape
You can't beat the clean, quiet look of a well maintained landscape in the winter. Our maintenance crews are on the job! And here is some other winter work from seasons past. Tired of working in the cold on your yard? Contact us - we'll do it for you!
Our guys swarmed this property with stone paver upgrades, from the driveway to the lake. We adorned the driveway pad with a Savannah Lafitt border, and installed a Colonial Castle Manor grana retaining wall along the right side of the parking area to hold the slope and prevent erosion and sediment from washing onto the … Continue reading Stone Paver Walkway & Patio
We came to this customer's property to do some irrigation repairs, and stayed to introduce some large scale drainage upgrades. Along the way, our guys re-graded the front foundation, installed a 90' retaining wall and 100 feet of ground gutters, replaced and upgraded a lot of plant material, mulched and mulched again. Oh, and rip-rap, … Continue reading Rain Out
We had occasion a few months back to re-visit a property we landscaped almost a year ago. Last year, this was new construction and our crews installed a complete yardscape from the ground up. Our work then included more than a dozen different plant varieties, bermuda sod, and night lighting. We came back this year … Continue reading Landscape Revisited
When in doubt, mulch! Dark Walnut Designer Mulch is a go to mulch for many reasons, but mostly because it is an elegant embroidery for just about any landscape. It finishes cleanly and forms a rich, dark contrastive to about any plant coloring. Here is a yard with an amazing assortment of flowers, shrubs, and … Continue reading Mulch It Up