Gardening Tips

TRENDS for 2015- MOSAIC in the GARDEN!

TRENDS for 2015- MOSAIC in the GARDEN!

One of the garden trends this 2015 is the use of mosaic. Oak Ridge landscape architect Lori Hawkins discusses about how mosaic is being used in garden and landscape designs today.

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Spring Planting Bed Preparation

Excited for your spring planting project? Start with a good bed preparation. Here's the ultimate cheat sheet on spring planting bed preparation from Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins!

Awesome Vertical Gardens!

Awesome Vertical Gardens!

Vertical gardens are quite popular today and are being used for different purposes. Read the post by landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, on how you can utilize a vertical garden whether at home or anywhere else.

How to Solve the Biggest Landscaping Problems with DEER!

How to Solve the Biggest Landscaping Problems with DEER!

Ever had a problem with deer attacking your plants and ruining your landscape? While there may be no deer-proof plants, landscape architect Lori Hawkins, gives you tips on how to keep away the deer on your landscape as much as possible.

Tropical Plantings for the Greensboro, NC Area- A Case Study

Tropical Plantings for the Greensboro, NC Area- A Case Study

Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, shares her tropical planting project in Greensboro, NC. Take a look at her case study on tropical planting and get useful landscaping tips from her!

8 Best Websites on Trees, Shrubs and Perennials for Southern Gardens

8 Best Websites on Trees, Shrubs and Perennials for Southern Gardens

Are you a southern gardener? Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, listed her top 8 websites that will help you prepare for your garden project.

FALL YARD MAINTENANCE TIPS- Third Quarter To-Do List

FALL YARD MAINTENANCE TIPS- Third Quarter To-Do List

Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, shares helpful gardening tips this fall! Whether you want to prepare for the spring or just want to keep your yard stunning, these tips are all you need.

FALL- Lawn Care for a lush lawn this spring!

FALL- Lawn Care for a lush lawn this spring!

Start working on your garden this fall and see the fruit of your hard work as it blooms in Spring! Read this guide from Lori Hawkins, a Landscape Architect in Oak Ridge, and learn some tips from her on how to prepare your lawn and garden for Spring.

Not just for spring Part 2: Trees and Shrubs with Fall and Winter Interest!

Not just for spring Part 2: Trees and Shrubs with Fall and Winter Interest!

Part 2 of Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins', list of favorite trees and shrubs with fall and winter interests. Call HawkinsLA at (336) 848-7164 for residential and commercial landscape projects in Oak Ridge.

Not just for spring Part 1: Trees and Shrubs with Fall and Winter Interest!

Not just for spring Part 1: Trees and Shrubs with Fall and Winter Interest!

Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, lists down her top 10 favorite trees and shrubs that perfectly add color to every garden. Contact HawkinsLA at (336) 848-7164 for residential or commercial landscaping in Oak Ridge, NC.

Tips on the BIG PROJECT LIST and how to accomplish them!

Tips on the BIG PROJECT LIST and how to accomplish them!

Got stuck on that Big Project List of yours? Lori Hawkins, a landscape architect in Oak Ridge, shares helpful and effective tips on how to begin and succeed on your next Big Project List.

Landscape Jeopardy: 'And the answer is . . . Muhly Grass!

Landscape Jeopardy: 'And the answer is . . . Muhly Grass!

Looking to add some color into your low-maintenance garden? The pink Muhly Grass will be a great choice! Read more about this ornamental grass from Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, and start planning where to plant this in your garden!

Plant it ALL in the FALL!

Plant it ALL in the FALL!

Fall is the best time to plan and start your garden or landscaping project! Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, listed down a list of ideas for your next gardening project in fall. For inquiries, call HawkinsLA at (336) 848-7164.

Enjoy These Summer Blooming Trees, Shrubs and Perennials

Enjoy These Summer Blooming Trees, Shrubs and Perennials

Let your garden bloom during summer with summer blooming trees, shrubs, and perennials. Lori Hawkins, landscape architect in Oak Ridge, shares tips on what's the best flowering plants and trees for summer. Call (336) 848-7164 for more information.

Enjoy Summer's Colorful Perennials and Annuals by Creating a Containter Garden

Enjoy Summer's Colorful Perennials and Annuals by Creating a Containter Garden

Create a beautiful garden or home attraction with a container garden full of colorful flowers! Oak Ridge landscape architect, Lori Hawkins, shares a guide to starting a basic container garden.