June 22, 2020
backyard landscaping

Five Dangerous Plants To Avoid in Your Yard

As we head into the summer months in the south, many of us are going to spend much more time outside. During these strange times, when […]
June 8, 2020
bee and butterfly on flower

Attracting Pollinators to Your Mississippi Yard

Bugs, they aren’t all scary, biting, pests. Most insects are beneficial and an essential part of the ecosystem. Without these insects, our gardens would be lifeless, […]
May 25, 2020

The Oldest Trees in the World

Here at TruGreen Midsouth, we appreciate and respect trees. That’s why we offer top of the line tree and shrub care programs. To show our respect […]
May 18, 2020
Tree scale insects on a leaf

Identifying and Treating Tree Scale

During the spring, we see our plants and trees returning to life. But spring also brings with it the arrival of Louisiana pests. Homeowners can often […]
April 27, 2020
Healthy lawn in the front yard of a home

Spring Lawn Fertilization in Mississippi: A Healthy Start for Warm-Season Grasses

Proper spring lawn care provides your lawn with the best possible start, setting the grass up for a bountiful year. While weed control, diseases and fungus […]
April 20, 2020
A family with their dog on the lawn

Common Spring Lawn Pests Hiding in Your Louisiana Lawn

Here in Louisiana, the return of spring also means the return of lawn pests. Spring lawn pests wreak havoc on our lawns, gardens, and even our […]
March 31, 2020
The magnolia tree is one of the most beautiful flowering trees here in Louisiana and is the perfect addition to your Louisiana lawn.

Flowering Trees in Louisiana: A Colorful Addition to Your Landscaping

Planting a new tree in your Louisiana lawn is a big deal. It takes proper planning, proper timing, and proper care afterwards. Different types of trees have different benefits. Flowering trees are some of the most popular and attractive additions to any Louisiana lawn. Here are a few of the best flowering trees in Louisiana to add a pop of color and fresh fragrance to your property.
March 24, 2020
If you're looking for some of the best pest-repelling plants to add to your Louisiana or Mississippi lawn this spring, then you can't go wrong with chrysanthemums.

Natural Pest Prevention With Pest-Repelling Plants in Louisiana

Now that spring weather is back, it’s time to start thinking about your pest prevention and pest control strategies. Protecting your Louisiana lawn and garden from destructive and dangerous pests is an all-year job that requires patience, persistence, and planning. For many, the answer is a pest control program or targeted treatments, but there is a way to support these pest control services. By planting pest-repelling plants in and around your Louisiana lawn and garden, you add a natural pest prevention element to your strategy. Here are a few of the best pest-repelling plants to add to your Louisiana lawn.
February 27, 2020
Spring lawn preparation gets your Louisiana lawn off to a great start for a healthy year.

Spring Lawn Preparation: Top Tips to Get Your Lawn Ready for Spring

With spring just around the corner, it’s a great time of the year to start thinking about lawn maintenance. Starting the year off healthy and prepared ensures your lawn has the best chance at staying healthy all year. Early spring lawn preparation allows you to get ahead of the weeds, pests, and lawn problems that cause countless problems for lawns every year.

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Michael Cook
TruGreen Midsouth