Dynamite crape myrtle, that is. This crape will burst great red blooms come summertime, but for now it is dormant and being prepared by our crew for transport to its new home. Traveling, too, will be these three 18-20 foot tall maples, all with fresh burlap accoutrements for the journey. Could you use some instant, … Continue reading Dynamite!
We completely landscaped this beautiful property almost eight years ago (memorialized in these two Project posts, Landscaping From the Ground Up and From the Ground Up – Continued). Since then our maintenance crews have assiduously kept it trimmed and manicured, and then last year, we revisited it with some landscape upgrades. This past week our … Continue reading Holly Installation
Before we stride confidently into 2019, here is a quick look back on the close of 2018. Neither wind, rain, sleet, or snow stopped our crews in the month of December. When there wasn't outside work to be done, we were doing proposals, often including photos of materials and designs for our customers to choose … Continue reading December
As promised, here are finished photos of major work for this customer involving the tearing up of old plant beds, and the installation of new plants and shrubs, night lighting, and a golf cart path to the boathouse. Click on any photo to get a closer look.
Our guys are more than half way through with this project. In addition to the new plant installations, they've also started major grading on a golf cart path to the boathouse. Herewith some interim photos of progress personified. This is the new golf cart path for our customer, so he can ride down the steep … Continue reading Interim Update
As it is written, there is a time to plant and a time to pluck up that which is planted. So, that is what our crews are up to on this particular project: first, tearing out plants and turning the earth; then, planting new material. Ben's Creek Nursery can multi-task. Here is one person tearing … Continue reading As the Earth Turns
Weddings are not casual affairs. So when a major hurricane roils through your wedding venue just days before the blessed event is scheduled, that's cause for alarm. This happened to one of our customers when Hurricane Florence visited North Carolina this past week, and the solution to the crisis was to re-venue the wedding to … Continue reading Wedding Blues