Turn ‘Dark Shade’ into ‘Bright and Beautiful’ “Let there be light! There is light in the shade” “A shady spot in your garden offers a wonderful opportunity to grow some excellent plant selections that not only tolerate shade but really prefer it… Hostas are one of the most common shade loving plants used in this […]
Small Peaceful Gardens – a Mother’s Day Surprise! A bouquet of flowers for Mother’s Day has been a timeless tradition. It’s because women and flowers have an invincible bond. When planning celebrations, we invariably include flowers and greenery with the decorations as they add life and beauty to any space. Wouldn’t it be a great […]
Traditional thinking about landscaping and home gardening has been changing over the past few decades. Here at Mountain View Landscaping & Design, we no longer just think about a patch of ground for a vegetable garden or a few shrubs and trees around the home or red verbena growing in a black kettle pot.
How to Divide Your Perennials While humans wake each morning and check the weather to see what to wear, Mother Nature’s rugged Perennials greet each day dressed for whatever the weather brings. This benefit allows perennial gardens to exhibit blooms and colorful foliage throughout the year when other plants are dying-out due to extreme temperature changes. […]
It’s time to start planning – Gardening can be so rewarding. Just being outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine can be therapeutic. Since we are so fortunate to own property here in the wonderful Blue Ridge Mountains, take time to walk outdoors and soak in all the beauty that surrounds us…. Designing and […]
With Spring just around the corner buy early this year and save $ Mountainview Landscaping & Design, Inc. has appointments available for your Landscaping & Design needs. We have stocked up & are ready to take care of you and your property. Don’t let your lawn go without feeling love like your Valentine did! Now is […]
Winter Blues…. Cabin Fever??? We are Just as Anxious as you Are to See That Spring is just Around the Corner! After this latest snow event we thought you may rather concentrate on something warm and inviting so let’s take a look at what’s trending for Spring 2016. Spring Trends 2016 Container Gardens Add interest to […]