10 Great Reasons to Add Trees to Your Landscape

Photo by Acer Landscape Services 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 [...]

3 Reasons to Plant the Glorious Lenten Rose this Fall

Lenten Rose planted along our creek 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 [...]

Landscaping Quote For Nashville, Tn

Landscaping Quote For Nashville, Tn. Call 615-350-8030 today! 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 Mulching Weeding beds Trimming [...]

How Much Should You Water Your Lawn?

Photo by Acer Landscape Services 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 [...]

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

istock photo 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 [...]

Four Tips on Watering Your Lawn in Case of Drought

istock photo 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 [...]

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 [...]

By | 2017-10-17T17:09:46+00:00 February 26th, 2015|Bearded Iris, Perennial Plants, Spring Bulbs|

Magnificent Asiatic Lilies Are A Must Have in Your Nashville Garden

Asiatic lily growing in our Franklin 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 [...]