Latest Lawn Stories

2012-03-01 15:25:00

Pure Rain oxygen-infusing garden products provide chemical-free way to increase plant growth by up to 30 percent. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 When people think of water pollution, they often imagine large oil spills or waste from industrial plants as the primary culprits. But according to the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, nonpoint source pollution--or pollution from smaller, scattered sources, including residential lawn and garden chemicals--is the leading source of water...

2012-02-13 16:55:00

10Rate Lawn and Garden editors Brittany Rowland and John Moore rate and review Push Mowers on a 1-10 scale. (PRWEB) February 13, 2012 Editors from 10rate spent some time researching and trying out some of the newest Refrigerators and rating and reviewing them on the following criteria: 10rate looked at a number of lawn mowers to see how well they mulch, bag, or discharge grass clippings, leaves, and other lawn debris. Other factors the company considered in the ratings: 1. Versatility of...

2012-02-04 13:00:00

NaturaLawn® Ice Melt minimizes damage to concrete and is safer for pets, children, trees and shrubs, says NaturaLawn of America. Milwaukee, Wisconsin (PRWEB) February 04, 2012 Milwaukee lawn treatment experts at NaturaLawn of America are excited to introduce a more efficient, environmentally friendly way to melt ice on Wisconsin´s sidewalks this winter. “Many people call us asking how to melt ice quickly and safely,” said George Menos of NaturaLawn of America lawn care...

2012-02-03 08:00:00

Decked is a company poised to change the way you maintain your outdoor living spaces. They bring the most needed services, such as lawn care, landscaping, deck and fence cleaning, staining, and sealing, as well as chemical and full-service pool cleaning into a single convenient service company. Round Rock, Texas (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 Roger Drye, CEO of Decked, LLC today announced the launch of a new Round Rock service company that specializes in building and maintaining great outdoor...

2012-01-20 12:00:00

HindSite Software, developers of the field service software The HindSite Solution, have finished development of new lawn maintenance features — managing crew scheduling, contract status, and handling pre-paid contracts — to better serve full service lawn and landscaping companies. Saint Paul, MN (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 HindSite Software, with 80% of its customers in the Green Industry (irrigation, lawn maintenance, fertilizing, landscaping, etc.), is expanding the features...

2011-12-14 16:00:00

SGWâs âœOperation Instant Grassificationâ gift provides lawns for Army base, fulfills troopsâ wish. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 The troopsâ wish came true. Theyâve got their artificial turf in time for Christmas. The U.S. Armyâs 44th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, deployed near Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, is enjoying new lawns in recreation and reception areas, headquarters...

2011-12-02 08:00:00

San Joseâs professional landscaper, Palomares Tree and Gardening Service, offers helpful tips on fall planting. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 San Jose professional landscaper Palomares Tree and Gardening Service provides 10 easy tips on how to protect gardens during the fall season. 1.    Do weeding and mulching in the fall, leaving less work to do in the spring. 2.    Start composting. Chop up leaves and make a pile to be used...

Latest Lawn Reference Libraries

2009-07-04 14:32:56

Xeriscaping and Xerogardening refers to landscaping and gardening in ways that help reduce or even eliminate the need for irrigation. This practice is promoted in areas that do not have easily accessible fresh water supply. As climate patterns shift, more and more regions are using this method. The term "˜xeri' or "˜xero' comes from the Greek "˜xeros' which means "dry". Plants that require the appropriate amount of irrigation in reference to the local climate are emphasized, and care...

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Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'