“To everything there is a season.” Every gardener knows this to be true. Our beloved plants, flowers, fruits and vegetables live and die depending on the time of the year. This is a reality our ancestors were well-acquainted with: Stockpiling their harvests in the spring to survive the cold winters, when most of their plants…Details
A little bit of blue goes a long way. Adding a pond to complement the emerald green or rich brown color of your backyard can make it a lovelier, more aesthetically pleasing sight to behold. But ponds aren’t just easy on the eyes: They offer other benefits that can boost your backyard!
It may seem odd for grass to thrive in our dry, hot desert landscape. The truth is that there are all kinds of hardy grasses bred to survive in our arid climate, and each of those varieties could help your home look more vibrant and colorful.
At ABC Scapes, our experienced and skilled landscapers know a thing or two about sculpting and beautifying natural environments. We’re committing ourselves to helping you get the most out of your homes, transforming your environment into something bold, active and colorful. We don’t just have green thumbs. We have a wealth of experience and training that makes…Details
You took the big step and got yourself a home to finally call your own. It looks beautiful, but something tugs at your gut and tells you that it could look even better. What’s missing? Perhaps what your home needs to boost its curb appeal and look more wonderful is the right professionals tending to…Details
Gardening can be a deeply rewarding hobby. It can relieve stress, beautify your home and supply you with fresh food. But growing your plants can be a tricky process. Not all of us are born with green thumbs; we learn the best ways on how to encourage growth of your plants through trial and error.
If you love to garden, count yourself lucky you live in Phoenix. While we may have to suffer some brutal, withering summers we get to have the benefit of frost-free winters! Plants that would otherwise die off in other states due to their harsher cold wather can survive and thrive during Phoenix winters.
When people think of Arizona, the first thing that most often comes to mind is cacti and deserts. If the popular perceptions of our state were true, our landscapes would be nothing but saguaros, rocky hills and bleached bull skulls. The truth is that the flora and landscapes of our state are diverse, and for…Details
Whether you’re building a home zen garden or simply looking for a way to bring the wetlands to Arizona, ponds are an increasingly popular feature to include in landscapes. And like most other landscape elements, ponds need regular maintenance to keep them at their peak condition. From leaks to filters to fish, we’ve got our…Details
The backyard is at the center of American family recreation. In pleasant weather, it’s the prime location for relaxation and play. But if your backyard doesn’t have a cohesive, thoughtful backyard design, you may be missing out on prime relaxation territory. If you’re considering revamping your backyard, here are some backyard design ideas to consider.…Details