June 2024 Arizona Gardening Tips

June 2024 Arizona Gardening Tips

June is probably the most difficult period for many plants because of the long days, high temperatures, and low humidity. Ineffective water management is the number one cause of death of landscape plants in the Valley, and, believe it or not, it is more frequently from over watering than under watering. You can reduce your…

Tree Costs 2024

Tree Costs 2024

The cost of planting a tree in 2024 can vary widely depending on several factors including the type of tree, its maturity, the number of trees, and additional services required. Basic Costs: Small Trees: Planting small trees (under 3 feet tall) generally costs around $100 per tree, including labor. Medium Trees: Planting medium-sized trees (up…

Arizona Shade Trees That Don't Shed

5 Best Shade Trees For Arizona

Arizona summers bring a plethora of heat and direct sunlight. What are some of the best shade trees to plant that won’t shed in your backyard? Take a look at 5 of our favorite shade trees in the valley of the sun. 1. Arizona Rosewood If you enjoy the natural beauty provided by trees but…

How Fast Do Succulents Grow?

Do Succulents Grow?

If you are wondering about succulent growth, it all depends on the specific type of succulent. For instance, a fast-growing succulent like Echeveria can grow up to 6-8 inches in one year. Other succulents, such as Haworthias, can take more than a year to grow 3 inches. What Are Succulents? Essentially, succulents are dry-climate plants…

Desert Landscaping Costs Arizona 2024

Desert Landscaping Costs Arizona 2024

Desert landscaping, often synonymous with xeriscaping, can be a cost-effective option for Arizona homeowners. However, the exact cost varies depending on several factors, similar to xeriscaping: Project size: Area plays a big role, with prices ranging from $5 to $20 per square foot. Larger projects tend to cost more per square foot due to economies…

Xeriscaping Cost

Xeriscape Costs In AZ 2024

The cost of xeriscaping in Arizona can vary greatly depending on several factors, including: Project size: The larger the area you want to xeriscape, the higher the cost will be. A typical range is $5 to $20 per square foot, but this can vary depending on the complexity of the design and the materials used.…

Landscaping Costs 2024

Landscaping Costs Arizona 2024

Landscaping costs can vary widely depending on several factors, read on to learn more. Average Costs: Per square foot: $4.50 to $17.00, with an average of $9 per square foot. Total project cost: For a typical 500-square-foot yard, expect to pay around $2,250 to $8,500, with an average of $4,500. Factors Affecting Cost: Size of the yard: Larger yards naturally cost more to landscape.…

Palm Tree Costs 2024

Palm Tree Costs 2024

Palm trees can add a touch of paradise to your landscape, but their price can vary greatly depending on several factors. Here’s a breakdown to help you navigate the palm tree price range: Size: This is the biggest influencer of cost. Smaller palms, around 3-5 feet tall, start at $50-$100. As they get taller, the…

How Deep Are Palm Tree Roots

The Root System of Palm Trees

Palm trees are known for their distinctive and often impressive root systems, which play a crucial role in supporting these tall, tropical plants. Here are some key characteristics of palm tree root systems: Fibrous Root System: Most palm trees have a fibrous root system, which is composed of many thin roots that grow in all…