Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gardening?

Gardening is the practice of growing plants. Ornamental plants are grown for their flowers, foliage, or overall appearance. Useful plants are grown for consumption (vegetables, fruits, herbs, and leaf vegetables) or for medicinal use.

Tell me about Irrigation.

Irrigation is an artificial application of water to the soil. It is used to assist in the growing of agricultural crops, maintenance of landscapes, and re-vegetation of disturbed soils in dry areas and during periods of inadequate rainfall.

Why should I hire a Landscaper?

Landscaping refers to any activity that modifies the visible features of an area of land, including:

  • living elements, such as flora or fauna
  • natural elements such as terrain shape or bodies of water
  • human elements or material objects created or installed by humans
  • abstract elements such as the weather and lighting conditions

A professional landscaping expert can manage all of these elements to create a beautiful work of art for you to enjoy for many years to come.

What should I know about Pest Control?

Pest control refers to the regulation or elimination of pests. Types include:

  • Biological pest control
  • Elimination of breeding grounds
  • Poisoned bait
  • Field burning
  • Hunting
  • Traps
  • Poison spray
  • Space fumigation
  • Space treatment
  • Sterilization
  • Destruction of infected plants
  • Natural rodent control
  • Repellants

You should have a professional determine which one(s) to use. He is trained in the safe handling of each potentially harmful, caustic or fatal chemical compound.