Unfortunately as the weather gets warmer, our gardens and plants begin to receive unwanted attention from insects. If they appear occasionally, they typically do not cause many problems. It is when the numbers of insects grow that they begin to wreak havoc on your plants. Continue reading
The flowers are blooming, the leaves are forming, the birds are chirping—all signs of a beautiful spring. Long summer days spent relaxing and enjoying your beautiful, lush, green property are right around the corner. Are you ready?
Spring lawn care is not time-consuming, but it is necessary in order to get your grass ready for a healthy growing season. Continue reading
Just because you live in an apartment doesn’t mean you can’t exercise your green thumb. Pretty much anything can be grown in containers. Some of the factors that will determine whether or not they will thrive in your space are sunlight, soil, watering needs and container weight. But with some simple planning, you can be on your way to a luscious and green urban garden.
If you are a novice gardener, have no fear. You can still have a beautiful, hearty garden that you can be proud of this spring and summer. A&N Lawn Service, Inc., Pittsburgh’s premiere landscape service and garden center has a few tips to get you started.
Even though your houseplants may be inside year-round, their care varies throughout the year based on the temperatures outside. As the temperatures fluctuate from daytime heat to chilly, freezing nights, this can make growing conditions for your indoor plants unfavorable. Additionally, less sunlight during winter days are less than ideal.
With a little extra attention and care, your houseplants can continue to thrive during these cold days. To ensure your green friends are here this spring, follow these steps by A&N Lawn Service, Inc., for healthy greenery in your home this winter.
Shopping for the perfect presents, baking cookies, decorating your home, wrapping gifts and choosing the best Christmas tree—they are all part of the wonderful traditions and memories we share with our family and friends during the holidays. When it comes to choosing Christmas trees, there’s nothing like the aroma of a farm-fresh tree to fill your home. But how do you choose a good Christmas tree? A&N Lawn Service, a local nursery in Pittsburgh, provides the following tips to help you begin your search for the perfect Christmas tree. Continue reading
Mulch is an important part of any garden or flower bed, both aesthetically and functionally. Not only will it control weed growth, but your garden will grow healthier and will withstand drought better when it is mulched. With a variety of mulch options available, which one is best for you? Well, that depends on your landscape, environment and personal preference. Visit a local nursery, like A&N Lawn Service, in Pittsburgh, for assistance with your mulch selection. In the meantime, read more about the different types of mulch below. Continue reading
With the Holiday’s quickly approaching, we have some exciting new items that will be coming into our stock soon, including Christmas trees, wreaths, and poinsettIas! That being said, we still have some nursery items available. Continue reading