New Perennials for 2013

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Our perennials have arrived! We are truly excited about our perennial order for this season. We are proud to announce that we are now growing a few new perennials. Emet and his crews have just finished potting everything up and the youngins’ have been placed in the warm houses to begin their growing process. Our… Read more »

Naperville Fights Emerald Ash Borer

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It is exciting to hear that one town is choosing to fight back against the Emerald Ash Borer. This insect is threatening our population of Ash Species. What once was the most popular tree used in residential street scapes, boulevards, right of ways, and landscapes is now about to be extinct. This tree offers, in… Read more »

Protect Your Tulips This Spring

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Bret-Mar Landscape is the leading design and build company in the Chicago-land area. Do the deer and/or rabbits devastate your tulips every spring? Well we have the answer for you! Purchase Liquid Fence from your local garden center. This is an all natural concentrate that repels deer and rabbits. It works all year round, its… Read more »

Plants Give Back

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Check out this wonderiful video about how plants give back! There are some amazing statistics about plants and how they effect our lives each and every day. For example, did you know you can burn just as many calories in 45 minutes of gardening as you can in 30 minutes of aerobics or that having… Read more »

Perennials For Shade

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Bret-Mar Landscape is the leading design and build company in the Chicago-land area. Our poster at the Tinley Park Home and Garden show on perennials for shade was quite popular. Shade can be a troublesome place when growing plants, so here is the master list of perennials for shade: Anemone/Windflower (Partial Shade) Columbine (Partial Shade)… Read more »