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What’s in a Zone?

What’s in a Zone?

What’s in a Zone?  A landscape Zone that is …  Understanding what zoning when it comes to choosing plants or trees for your landscaping can be key. The USDA divided North America into areas, or zones, where specific plants would most likely thrive. The idea was to...

Learn About Hostas

Learn About Hostas

Botanical Names: Hosta, astilbe, golden hakone grass (Hakonechloa macra ‘Aurea’), lungwort (Pulmonaria), Siberian bugloss (Brunner macrophylla) Splash some color into your yard’s shady corners by planting hostas. These leafy plants are perennial favorites, and growing...

Advantages of Rainwater Collection

Advantages of Rainwater Collection

Advantages of Rainwater Collection: Whether you have an interest in water conservation or simply want to save a few dollars on your water bill, collecting rainwater for gardening may be the answer for you. Unchlorinated rainwater is better for plants and gardens....

Learn About Ornamental Grasses

Learn About Ornamental Grasses

             Ornamental grasses add color, texture, and movement to your landscape all year long, and they do that with little effort from you. Once established, water them during a drought, maybe cut them back in the spring. The following are some of the most popular...

Preventive steps can be taken to help eliminate mosquitoes

Preventive steps can be taken to help eliminate mosquitoes

DID YOU KNOW? Preventive steps can be taken to help eliminate mosquitoes in gardens and outdoor space around your home. Mosquitoes are most likely to bite during the hours immediately before and after dawn and dusk. Plan your gardening to avoid the times when...

How short is too short for my lawn

How short is too short for my lawn

How short is too short for my lawn? A few tips when you are mowing your lawn yourself or hiring a lawn mowing service.  Aztech Landscaping does NOT offer mowing although there are many local small businesses that can provide that service so we recommend to ask your...

Selecting the Right Trees

Selecting the Right Trees

TREES ARE A WONDERFUL INVESTMENT IN A LANDSCAPE. Some trees serve functional purposes like providing shade from the sun or obstructing views of unsightly areas while other trees are important purely for the aesthetic value they offer. Selecting the right tree is no...

Tips for Hot Summer Weather

Tips for Hot Summer Weather

One of the biggest challenges you can face when maintaining your landscape is creating a design which can withstand a long, hot summer. Hot weather is the sworn enemy of many of the traditional landscaping elements used on residential properties. We wanted to offer...

How to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Garden

How to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Garden

Many of us are fascinated with the beauty and aerobatics of hummingbirds and many of the plants that attract hummingbirds also attract butterflies Here’s a list of flowering plants that may attract hummingbirds. Choose varieties in red and orange shades. Common Name:...

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