Category: Care & Maintenance

Lawn Care

3 Ways to Deal with Drought

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As North Carolina homeowners, we are no strangers to the challenges of drought. With hot summers and sporadic rainfall, keeping our lawns lush and green can be a constant battle. However, there are proactive steps we can take to create drought-resistant outdoor spaces. Below, Nature’s Select Triangle walks you through some ways our biologically-based lawn […]

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Aberdeen

How to Spot Mole Activity: 5 Signs in Your Yard

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Are you noticing strange mounds of dirt popping up in your yard? These could be signs of mole activity, and it’s important to address the issue before it damages your lawn or garden. Nature’s Select Sandhills is here to help you identify mole activity and tell you what you can do about it.

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Care & Maintenance

How to Revive Your Dead Lawn Patches

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After a long winter, many homeowners throughout Greensboro, NC, face the dreaded sight of dead patches in their once lush green lawns. The good news is that reviving these dead lawn patches is entirely possible with the right tools, techniques, and tips from Nature’s Select Piedmont.

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Biological Lawn Care

The Role of Microorganisms in Your Lawn’s Ecosystem

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Most people focus on watering, fertilizing, and mowing when maintaining a lush and healthy lawn. However, an often-overlooked aspect of lawn care plays a crucial role in the health of your grass – microorganisms. These tiny organisms are essential for breaking down organic matter, improving soil structure, and enhancing nutrient availability. So, come along with […]

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Care & Maintenance

Should You Clean Up Soil Plugs After Lawn Aeration?

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So, you’ve just had your lawn aerated by Nature’s Select Sandhills, and now you’re left with those soil plugs scattered across your yard. The question on your mind may be whether or not you should clean up these plugs. Are they beneficial or just an eyesore? Let’s dive into the debate and explore the pros […]

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Tree & Shrubs

The Benefits of Regular Tree Inspections

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For homeowners, trees are more than just part of the landscape; they are living organisms that contribute to the health and beauty of the environment. Trees not only provide aesthetic value but also offer shade, enhance air quality, and support local ecosystems around your home. However, like all living things, trees require care and maintenance, […]

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Boxwood Care

Are Your Boxwoods Suffering from Root Rot?

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Boxwoods are a timeless choice for gardens, adding classical structure and a touch of green elegance. Yet, despite their hardy reputation, they can fall victim to the insidious threat of root rot. The typically robust leaves can turn into a mosaic of yellow or brown, leaving homeowners perplexed and frustrated. With early detection from Nature’s […]

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Biological Lawn Care

When is Pre-Emergent Necessary?

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As a homeowner, you take pride in your lawn, and understandably so. A healthy and lush lawn not only boosts your property’s curb appeal but also gives you a sense of satisfaction. However, there’s nothing more frustrating than spending time and money on your lawn only to see unsightly weeds pop up. Fortunately, there’s a […]

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Biological Lawn Care

Top 4 Lawn Care Tips for New Homeowners

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Congratulations on building your new home! Now that you have a beautiful home, it’s time to focus on your lawn. A green, lush lawn can add value to your home and is great for outdoor activities. However, maintaining a healthy lawn requires more than just watering it every once in a while. Nature’s Select Triangle […]

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Boxwood Care

5 Common Signs of Shrub Winter Damage

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Winter can be a harsh and unforgiving season for shrubs. Therefore, it’s essential to look out for signs of winter damage and to protect your shrubs to prevent further deterioration. Not sure what to look for? Nature’s Select Sandhills put together these five common signs of shrub winter damage to be aware of.

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