Spread New Mulch this Winter? Did you know that winter is one of the best times to refresh or lay down new mulch in your yard or garden? Most people think that spring or summer are the only times that you should refresh mulch. But mulching is one garden activity that can done almost all […]
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. […]
We are beyond excited that Spring is finally upon us! After a cold and wet Winter we are ready to get out and help our valued customers with all of their landscaping needs. Give us a call 828-734-8643.
Beautiful Boulders – Low Maintenance Landscaping Natural stone is one of the longest lasting and eye catching additions to a mountain landscape. Large boulders can create boundaries, add height and textures to make a yard more appealing. One of the main problems with using boulders or large rocks to a new location is bringing them into […]
“Imagine Your Outdoor Living Space” Imagine…No more cabin fever when you can stretch beyond the confines of solid walls and step outside into your wonderful natural open space created by you. A space where you become infused with the sights, smells and sounds of a natural habitat. A place where natural senses and instincts become […]
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 long does it take to complete a landscaping project?” “I would like to know how long it takes to complete a project from design through installation…” Well that depends because every landscape and every project is different. We have done small jobs that can take only a few hours to complete (after we finish […]