Fall Gardening Activities

Consider Adding Crocus to Your Landscape for a Splash of Color


Does your landscape need a little pizzaz for spring?  You can’t go wrong with incorporating crocuses into your landscape design for seasonal color.

You can almost hear them scream “Spring is almost here!”

Many landscape in Nashville feature these tiny little gems as they are perfect for the early spring garden and they are easy to grow.

Perfect […]

By |March 28th, 2016|Spring Bulbs, Uncategorized|

10 Great Reasons to Add Trees to Your Landscape

There are many great reason to add trees to your Landscape.

Here in Nashville and the Mid South, October thru early spring is a great time to plant trees.  Planting while trees are dormant helps give them a head start in doing well by taking advantage of the rainy seasons.

Once well established they should give you […]

3 Reasons to Plant the Glorious Lenten Rose this Fall

Below are 3 reasons to plant the Lenten Rose this fall in your garden.  We love this plant, also known as hellebores,  and sometimes refer to it as the “plant it and forget it” plant.  It survives our sometimes 0 degree winter weather here in Nashville and Middle Tennessee as well as the hot and […]

Landscaping Quote For Nashville, Tn

Landscaping Quote For Nashville, Tn.
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Acer Landscape Services offers landscaping quotes for Nashville, Tn and surrounding areas.

 A Landscaping quote for Nashville, Tn includes the following services:

Landscape design
Residential lawn care
Residential property maintenance
Residential landscape installation
Commercial property maintenance
Commercial landscape installation
Garden spruce-ups
Seasonal color
Weeding beds
Trimming shrubs and trees
Planting bulbs in the fall
Tilling for vegetable gardens
Installing square foot gardens
Transplanting […]

Asiatic Lily

Asiatic lilies are easy to grow and are beautiful in formal or casual gardens.  They grow well in Zones 4, 5, 6, and 7 in full sun or part sun.

Plant these beauties during the fall in loamy soil to a depth of 12 to 14 inches. Be aware though that deer also love Asiatic lily […]

How Much Should You Water Your Lawn?

How much should you water your lawn?  As landscape professionals, we are often asked that question.  We always advise our clients to water between 1 and 2 inches a week.  This is enough to keep roots growing deeply and it moistens the soil to a depth of about 6 to 8 inches, which is what […]

What Time of Day is the Best Time To Water Your Lawn?

What time of day is the best time to water your lawn?  As landscapers in the Nashville area, we get asked that a lot.

Some feel that if you water in the hot sunny afternoon, you’ll get sun scald on the grass blades. Others say that moisture left on a lawn overnight from a late afternoon […]

Four Tips on Watering Your Lawn in Case of Drought

Need tips on watering your lawn in case of a drought?  When you’re faced with drought conditions, your lawn may develop a spotty, thinned appearance. Below are some guidelines so you will know what to do next time this happens.

Four Tips For Watering Your Lawn In Drought  Conditions

Do not apply fertilizer to lawns when drought […]

Tips on Growing Bearded Iris Bulbs

Bearded iris bulbs are wonderful exotic looking, long-lived flowering bulbs that bloom in the spring and grow eight to twenty four inches tall.

The flowers have six petal; Three upright petals (called standards) and three hanging petals (called falls).

These delightful flowers are called “bearded” because of a fuzzy line or beard runs down the middle of […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Bearded Iris, Perennial Plants, Spring Bulbs|

Magnificent Asiatic Lilies Are A Must Have in Your Nashville Garden

Magnificent Asiatic lilies are a must have in your Nashville garden. Why you might ask? Check out the list below.

Blooms appear from late spring to mid summer
Always look great (but spray so dear don’t eat the tops off!)
Very easy to grow
Are hybrids so they are very dependable
Easy to find and purchase




Characteristics of Asiatic Lilies
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