Learning Landscape Library

Check out Garrick-Santo’s Learning Landscape Library!  Our staff know that landscape management and gardening involves many disciplines!  In addition to providing great service, we know to manage beautiful gardens there must be a partnership between us and our clients.  This partnership includes the free sharing of information about gardening techniques, services and the science behind what we do. Browse our learning landscape library below. 

Plant of the Week: Wintercreeper

 Plant of the Week: Wintercreeper Wintercreeper (Euonymus Fortunei) is a fast-growing ground cover that is also able to climb fences and add an interesting vertical aspect to a yard. It's widely & safely used in MA, however it is considered invasive in other parts of...

Plant of the Week: Flowering Shrubs

 Plant of the Week: Flowering Evergreens Flowering shrubs add a pop of color to the landscape at various times during the season. If you are looking for low maintenance evergreen/semi-evergreen shrub that will provide colorful blooms during early spring to early...

Plant of the Week: Tree Hazards

Winter and early spring are the best times to look for hazards in your trees. Water spouts grow on structural branches, which are weakly attached to main branches and are likely to break under snow load as they mature.

Plant of the Week: Boxwoods

Boxwoods are one of the most popular evergreen shrubs. These shrubs are commonly used for hedges and foundation plantings. These shrubs are also used as topiaries, which are shrubs that are pruned into a certain shape or animal.

Plant of the Week: Red Twig Dogwood

The signature red twigs of the Red Twig Dogwood are a great focal point during the winter. Additionally, this plant shows color throughout the year due to the blossoms, leaves, and berries. To keep the vibrancy of the twigs, regular pruning is recommended.

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