Kansas has a mild climate, with four distinct seasons. That said, we see some extremes throughout these seasons, including the occasional summer drought. One way home gardeners and landscapers counteract the dry conditions of drought is by incorporating drought-resistant plants to a garden.
There are plenty of myths in landscaping and gardening and as a leading Kansas landscaper, we at High Prairie Landscape Group have heard them all. Thinking that if something benefits your plants, more will be better is a harmful school of thought. Here, we will debunk this myth by talking about specific instances where too […]
Winter may seem like an unusual time to be gardening, but there is a chore for every season when maintaining a lawn and garden. Being a leading landscaping company in Kansas, High Prairie Landscape Group knows a thing or two about the winter season and what it means for garden lovers. As the cold months […]
Spring landscaping is a big deal here in Kansas City, with so many homes boasting lush gardens and luxurious outdoor living areas. High Prairie Landscape Group works with many clients honing the perfect lawn and garden for just this time of year. But, when is the best time to start thinking about Spring landscaping? This […]
At High Prairie Landscape Group, we often get questions about our landscaping services vs. Other landscaping services in the area. From time to time, we hear landscaping myths such as, “any landscaping is good landscaping”. As a leader in landscaping and outdoor design here in Kansas, we know this myth to be just a myth.
The plants in our gardens can be fickle. So fickle, it is difficult to determine what is keeping them awake or putting them to sleep. At High Prairie Landscape Group, we often get questions from our clients about plant dormancy, and what to expect with the coming frosts and later warm seasons. Here, we will […]
Winter may not seem like the time to landscape, but you would be surprised at how much you can get done during these colder months. The winter season is the best time to prepare for spring because professional landscaping companies are not as bogged down as they are during the spring and summer seasons. Keep […]
In Kansas, homeowners take great pride in our lawns and gardens, so it is no surprise that so many people own their own landscaping equipment around town. Of course, many homeowners also invest in a professional landscaping team to ensure grass and flowers always look their best, but there are a few tools every homeowner […]
As the summer season winds to a close, taking with it the day-long sunshine and warm weather, the landscape in your yard and garden changes too. Flowers begin to dry and lose their petals, the trees shake off shades of green for yellow and brown, and the days shorten dramatically. Before autumn leaves a blanket […]
Any homeowner with shrubbery should learn the basics of shearing and hand pruning. Not only is it a relaxing and rewarding pastime, but it promotes healthy plant growth, and keeps your yard looking its best. At High Prairie Landscape Group, we receive many questions about the importance of shearing and its benefit to the garden. […]