Category: Care & Maintenance

Tree & Shrubs

How to Properly Care for Evergreens

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It’s no secret that evergreens are some of the most popular plants around. They’re perfect for adding color and life to any landscape, and they can be used to create all sorts of beautiful arrangements. But if you want your evergreens to stay healthy and look their best, you need to know how to properly […]

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Boxwood Care

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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Seeding

How to Pick the Right Grass Seed for Your Lawn

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When it comes to keeping your lawn looking its best, nothing is more important than using the right type of grass seed. Different grass seeds are better suited for different climates and soil types, so it’s important to do your research before purchasing. Here’s what Nature’s Select Triangle wants you to know before you settle […]

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Tree & Shrubs

3 Ways to Prepare Your Trees for Hurricane Season

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It’s that time of year again! Hurricane season is officially underway, and it’s important to take the necessary precautions to protect your trees. While central North Carolina doesn’t always experience the intense impacts that the coasts do, hurricane-force winds and storms do sometimes happen. So, Nature’s Select Piedmont wants to help you prepare your trees […]

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Aeration

3 Reasons to Aerate Your Lawn Right Now

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Like most homeowners, you probably aerate your lawn once or twice a year. But did you know there are benefits to aerating your property in the summer? Don’t worry! Nature’s Select Triangle has you covered. Our team of experts is here to explain why summer lawn aeration should be at the top of your to-do […]

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Pinehurst

The Importance of a Healthy Soil Microbiome

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Did you know that there is more life in soil than anywhere else on Earth? The soil microbiome is a complex and diverse community of organisms that play a vital role in plant health and nutrient uptake. Plants rely on the soil microbiome to obtain essential nutrients, resist disease, and adapt to changing environments. So, […]

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Tree & Shrubs

How Trees Pose a Risk to Power Lines

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Trees growing too close to power lines can pose a severe risk. Overgrown trees can cause power outages and, in some cases, spark a fire. While Nature’s Select Piedmont can help your trees grow big and strong, you should still care for them properly and prune them when necessary, especially when they start to linger […]

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Care & Maintenance

How Often Should I Be Mowing the Lawn?

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Mowing the lawn is an important aspect of lawn care. But how often should you be mowing the lawn? And what height should you keep the grass? These are just a few of the questions we get from residents looking for expert lawn care. While mowing is often an enjoyable exercise, doing it wrong can […]

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Tree & Shrubs

5 Troublesome Trees That’s Aren’t Worth It

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Trees have a lot to offer your property. They’re often shady and can provide a canopy of privacy. However, not all trees are the same, nor are they worth the upkeep and maintenance. Some trees are just too troublesome and end up causing more problems than they’re worth. While Nature’s Select Sandhills can help nurture […]

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Weeds

3 Beneficial Weeds You May Want Around

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When discussing weed control, your first reaction is to probably want all of them gone. You’ve been told that any weed in your landscaping is bad. You’ve also come to think that weeds will affect your curb appeal. While that is true for the most part, Nature’s Select Triangle is here to tell you that […]

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