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Watch this Tree Removal Video in Rancho Santa Fe

Our team of licensed and insured tree removal experts safely and securely removed this gigantic tree from this beautiful lot in Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, CA.  

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Blog, San Diego, Tree Care|Comments Off on Watch this Tree Removal Video in Rancho Santa Fe

Help Stop the Destruction of Large Trees & Use of Poisons around Lake Hodges

Under the guise of project titles such as: the "Del Dios Habitat Protection League" the "Oak Woodland Fire Fuel Reduction Project" The Natural Resources Manager-Watershed and Resource Protection of The City Lakes of San Diego - has authorised a project which includes the removal & poisoning of the majority of Historic Mature Eucalyptus, Palm & Pepper [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 July 15th, 2015|Blog, Featured, San Diego|Comments Off on Help Stop the Destruction of Large Trees & Use of Poisons around Lake Hodges

Landscape Design Tips for the New San Diego Homeowner

Working in the field of landscape for so many years, I often assume that most people have a good working knowledge of horticulture and what is involved when creating a beautiful or functional garden.   This may be true in many cases, however; this week I would like to go over some great tips and [...]

By | 2015-06-15T08:06:29+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Blog, Design, Featured, Project Gallery, San Diego|Comments Off on Landscape Design Tips for the New San Diego Homeowner

Drought Tolerant Grass Inspiration for San Diego Homeowners

Working in North San Diego County in the field of landscape has really been been quite an experience and an education for me over the years. Because we have such an even climate and practically never see any snow to speak of near the beach, Encinitas can grow tropical plants from all over the world.  [...]

By | 2017-01-06T16:52:05+00:00 August 28th, 2014|Local Roots, Project Gallery, San Diego|Comments Off on Drought Tolerant Grass Inspiration for San Diego Homeowners

Invasive Plant Species in San Diego

Invasive species! This is the watchword for all the environmentalists and conservationists here in not only San Diego, but throughout the great state of California.   As a landscape enthusiast, I have come to watch with great sadness the willful extermination by the coastal lagoon conservancies of some of my favorite palms like the Phoenix [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 August 13th, 2014|Local Roots, Project Gallery, San Diego|Comments Off on Invasive Plant Species in San Diego

San Diego landscape ideas for the new homeowner

Working in the field of landscape for so many years, I often assume that most people have a good working knowledge of horticulture and what is involved when creating a beautiful or functional garden. This may be true in many cases, however; this week I would like to go over some San Diego-specific landscape ideas [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 August 2nd, 2014|Local Roots, Project Gallery, San Diego|Comments Off on San Diego landscape ideas for the new homeowner

Thoughts on Water Wise Landscape Design in San Diego

In my last column I spent some time outlining the new rebate programs available from the San Diego County Water Authority and the State of California Water Municipality. Both are offering money back to homeowners and commercial property owners for the removal of sod and the implementation of drought friendly plantings and new irrigation.   [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Local Roots, Project Gallery, San Diego|Comments Off on Thoughts on Water Wise Landscape Design in San Diego

Don’t fall for low cost tree care in San Diego…

Unexpectedly, back in 2010, tropical storm Sasha regained intensity. Sucked inland by a coastal low pressure system, her arms began to swing tighter and tighter like a figure skater. Hitting the North San Diego beaches, with wind whipped sheets of water, the storm created a water funnel, a miniature tornado condensed with moving torrents of [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|San Diego, Tree Care|Comments Off on Don’t fall for low cost tree care in San Diego…

San Diego Water Rebates Now Available

Well, the opportunities for cost savings in your landscape have finally become available. The State of California and the San Diego County Water Authority are now working together to provide cash rebates for anyone who wishes to remove their lawn and install drought tolerant and low water consuming plants in its place. New irrigation requirements, [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:37:46+00:00 July 15th, 2014|Blog, Local Roots, San Diego|0 Comments