ACE LAWN AND
GARDEN IS A GREAT RESOURCE FOR A BEAUTIFUL GARDEN
Growing his business has been a labor of love
for Steve Uglesich. He loves a beautiful garden space and is meticulous
in making sure all his customers, large and small, have virtual show places.
They share their delight with friends, neighbors, and family, who become
his new customers. People walking by one of his beautiful gardens invariably
want to know who did them.
And the cost isn't prohibitive. Steve has customers from all walks of
life, from professionals carving out beautiful hardscapes, ponds, decks,
and exotic gardens to elder "grannies" who are looking for maintenance
with a park-like flair.
Whatever your situation, Ace Lawn and Garden can help you achieve your
ASK STEVE ...
My garden is very shady, and I have trouble
getting grass to grow. How can I have a beautiful garden in these conditions?
TRY NATIVE PLANTS UNDER THOSE TREES
Trying to grow grass under trees is
an exercise in frustration. Although there are hybrid varieties of grass
that will survive with effort, there are many beautiful native plants
and shrubs that thrive in shade, and that is the way you should go.
Click here to download
a list of Washington State's native plants. Then click on a plant name
for a picture and description.
PARK ARBORETUM WALK
One place you can always find inspiration
is the Washington Park Arboretum - a treasure featuring acres and
acres of flowering shrubs, trees and a collection of rare and endangered
species from around the world, enshrined in a 200-acre public park.
Author Joan Burton has written
extensively on walking and hiking with children. Her Washington
Park Arboretum Urban Walk is a good activity to enjoy with your
family, and is full of ideas for your own garden.
Just print the PDF file, trim and staple
the backs together. It folds into a brochure guide that will fit
in your pocket.