Category: Boxwood Care

Tree & Shrubs

How to Prepare Your Garden for a Warmer Winter

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A warm winter is upon us, and while it may be nice not to have to worry about shoveling snow, the warmer weather can have an adverse effect on evergreen shrubs and trees. It’s important for homeowners to understand how a warm winter impacts their garden so they can take the necessary steps to keep […]

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Boxwood Care

Boxwood Care: A Beginner’s Guide

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If you are lucky enough to have boxwoods in your garden, then you know just how beautiful they can be. Boxwoods add a touch of elegance and sophistication to any landscape. However, boxwoods can be a little tricky to care for, especially if you are a beginner. Thankfully, Nature’s Select Piedmont is here to discuss […]

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4 Problems Boxwood Hedges Face in the Fall

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Autumn is a beautiful time of year, but it can also be a challenging season for boxwoods. Boxwoods can suffer from several problems during this time of year, such as fungal diseases and insect infestations. Still, there are many other challenges boxwood hedges face this time of year, and Nature’s Select Piedmont can help fix […]

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4 Common Boxwood Pests

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Boxwoods create the perfect backdrop for all your flowers in your garden. They also create a natural privacy fence between you and your neighbors or the road. So, when they come under attack, it can create turmoil in your landscape. Thankfully, you have the Nature’s Select Sandhills team to help you. We can easily take […]

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3 Common Tree Root Diseases

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Tree roots are a massive underground network that carries water and nutrients from the soil up into the canopy. This system also keeps trees anchored to the earth, helping them sustain strong winds and rains. So, keeping the soil healthy around your trees is vital to their survival. That’s why you need to turn to […]

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Winter Shrub Damage You Should Avoid

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Winter can be devastating for landscapes throughout North Carolina. While most live through and recover in the spring, some weather patterns can kill all your shrubs and trees if you’re not careful. Thankfully, proper tree and shrub care from Nature’s Select Sandhills can help you avoid these types of winter damage.

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Boxwood Care

How to Keep Your Boxwood Hedges Looking Good

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Boxwood hedges have been used as landscape backdrops and privacy shields for decades. These shrubs are perfect for just about every home, and they’re easy to care for when you know how to maintain them. But, at Nature’s Select Triangle, we know it takes a special green thumb to work with boxwoods. So, here is […]

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How Do De-icing Salts Damage Trees?

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Winter is stressful for your shrubs and trees. They’re battling the elements, which often include snow, ice, and bitterly cold temperatures. Unfortunately, you could be making winter harder for them by misusing de-icing salts. While it’s important to keep walkways clear so you don’t slip and fall, you should also keep the health of your […]

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Boxwood Care

Boxwood Care: 3 Ways to Ensure Your Plants Thrive

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Boxwoods are beloved by many North Carolinians. Not only are these small shrubs versatile, but they also add bright evergreen foliage wherever you need it. However, caring for boxwood isn’t easy, which is why so many homeowners call on Nature’s Select Triangle. We have boxwood care programs designed to help your bushes thrive. Still, there […]

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3 Facts about Boxwood Blight

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Boxwood is a fundamental shrub in landscaping designs. However, this small, green bush is extremely susceptible to diseases like boxwood blight. Boxwood blight is a fungal disease and has become a widespread problem for nurseries and homeowners throughout the Piedmont area. Many residents still don’t know how to identify this fungus and often confuse it […]

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