Raising the standards for Landscaping & Maintenance in Northwest Arkansas

Seed Bombs

Posted by on Jan 29, 2014 in Blog |

seed bombs are a wonderful way to plant a flower garden in, literally, the most effortless way possible.  usually comprised of some sort of clay, seed and worm castings, these ‘bombs’ do the job of enriching the soil for you.  just throw and go, add a little water…voila.  and the ‘lovers garden kit’, as seen here, is the perfect valentine’s gift.  daisies, phlox and forget-me-nots?  sounds like romantic...

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The Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Blog |

are you aware of the beauty right here in our own nwa backyard?  take a trip to the botanical gardens of the ozarks and you will see lily pads, japanese gardens, native trees and plants, sculptures, an impressive vegetable garden, chickens and butterflies.  the plants are well labeled and the paths are plentiful.  the children’s garden is like a cross between a fort and well kept secret.  you are guaranteed to see something new every time...

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Water

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Blog |

how (or if) you use water in a landscape is a personal, almost emotional, decision.  there are as many things to consider as there are drops in the pond you are thinking of installing.  cost is an obvious one, but also consider your style, space and even skill level for maintaining it.  do you have kids?  pets?  a dog that likes a good swim perhaps?  all things to consider. what are you trying to achieve with a water feature? something soothing...

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Container Gardening

Posted by on Jun 12, 2013 in Blog |

let’s face it, we’re not all martha stewart with sprawling acreage for herb gardens, fruit orchards and chicken houses.  even if we do have access to that kind of land, we might not want to spend our time like farmers do, tending to it from dawn until dusk.  and we might not want to dedicate that much real estate to our gardens….can’t really have the kids running through your carrot patch. the perfect solution is...

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Rill, Rill

Posted by on Jun 2, 2013 in Blog |

rills are one of my newest obsessions and something i’ve been studying lately.  they range from purely functional to purely aesthetic…and sometimes (hopefully) a little of both. want to make that drainage issue a feature, not a french drain??  consider a rill. and, there’s a style to meet every...

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NWA Fashion Week

Posted by on Mar 15, 2012 in Blog |

The Roots Lawn & Landscape truck was on-the-scene at NWA Fashion Week delivering the beautiful interior trees used during the events. Have you seen our truck yet? We are going to take some more pictures soon 🙂

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