Essential Fall Gardening Tips

August 28th, 2019 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Essential Fall Gardening Tips

Summer is nearing its end which means it is time for fall garden preparations. There are many steps you must take during this time to ensure the health and longevity of your garden. Colder months are ahead, and it is time to prepare your lawn and landscaping. To make sure your landscape is ready, make […]

Understanding the Concept of Groundcovers

July 2nd, 2018 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Bearberry Groundcover

In any person’s garden, there is often an area where grass isn’t the best option—be it in between banks, underneath tree shade, or in other areas where grass can’t grow as well due to the availability of water or exposure to sunlight. However, many people still want landscaping there, just not the type that may […]

Understanding Ornamental Grasses

June 26th, 2018 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Decorative Beachgrass

Most of the grasses we know are for a particular landscaping purpose—either they help the soil develop, are meant for soft terrain, or are beneficial to soak up water. But there are also what’s known as ‘ornamental’ grasses, which, as you might guess, are there just for decoration. They help shape and improve the appearance […]

Planning a Budget is Vital to Your Landscaping Project’s Success

April 8th, 2016 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Landscaping Budgeting

Getting any project done on a budget can be a challenge, especially when it comes to landscaping. Lots of times with large landscaping projects, unforeseen issues, delays and even new design ideas during the ninth hour can drag your project out and cause you to spend way more than you planned. But, with these helpful […]