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The Dos and Don'ts of Pruning Shrubs

You can't go wrong when growing shrubs in a commercial landscape. Consisting of medium-sized perennial plants - either deciduous or evergreen - they'll invoke new life into your commercial landscape. Shrubs will cover bare and bland...


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Jun 11, 2021

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An Introduction to Ground Covers in a Commercial Landscape

Have you heard of ground covers? They've become increasingly common in commercial landscapes. Whether you're designing a landscape for a business, a commercial shopping center, an apartment complex or a recreational area, you may want...


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Jun 04, 2021

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Cool Season vs Warm Season Grasses: What's the Difference?

A lush-green bed of grass is the foundation for all landscapes. Regardless of what trees or plants you intend to include in it, your landscape will need grass. There are different varieties of grass, however. The United States, in...


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May 28, 2021

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Real vs Artificial Turf Grass Which Is Best for Your Commercial Landscape

Turf grass is commonly used in commercial landscapes. It encompasses a wide variety of grasses that form a consistent turf as they grow. There's real turf grass, however, and there's artificial turf grass. While you can use either...


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May 21, 2021

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Why Commercial Landscaping Is Important for Apartment Complexes

Do you own or manage or apartment complex? If so, you should invest in a commercial landscaping service. All landscapes require maintenance - and those in apartment complexes are no exception. Rather than doing it yourself, however,...


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May 14, 2021

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Why New Grass Seed Keeps Washing Away (and How to Stop It)

It's not uncommon for new grass seed to wash away. When it rains, runoff may pick and carry up new grass seed away from your lawn. As a result, your lawn will remain barren in the areas where you originally applied the new seed. To...


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May 07, 2021

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5 Problems Posed By Dead Trees in Your Landscape

Have you noticed any dead or dying trees in your landscape? There's nothing wrong with including trees in your landscape. On the contrary, they can help to create a more balanced landscape while providing a natural source of shade...


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Apr 30, 2021

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5 Benefits of Including Trees in Your Commercial Landscape

Your commercial landscape doesn't have to consist entirely of grass and flowers. When designing a landscape for your business or home, you should consider including trees in it. Trees are an important part of residential and commercial...


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Apr 23, 2021

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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid In Commercial Landscaping

Mowing is an essential form of lawn maintenance. Whether the lawn you are mowing has St. Augustine, Zoysia or Bermuda grass, you'll need to mow it. Grass can quickly grow during the spring and summer while turning the lawn into a living...


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Apr 16, 2021

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Keeping Lawns In Shape During Cooler Months

Maintaining a healthy lawn requires year-round work. You can't neglect lawn maintenance just because it's winter. While most lawns do, in fact, require less maintenance during the cooler months of the year, turning a blind eye to your...


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Apr 09, 2021

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How to Prevent Weeds From Growing Between Pavers

Have you discovered weeds growing between pavers in your landscape? Pavers play an important role in the aesthetics of your landscape. They create a visual sense of separation between the living and non-living elements. In some cases,...


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Apr 02, 2021

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Soil Health: The Importance of a Balanced pH Level

Soil Health: The Importance of a Balanced pH Level Designing and maintaining an attractive landscape requires an understanding of pH levels. Whether you're familiar with it or not, the soil in your landscape has a pH level. Some landscapes...


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Mar 26, 2021

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What Are Hardiness Zones?

What Are Hardiness Zones? It's no secret that different plants require a different climate in which to grow. If a plant isn't native to a particular region, it may struggle to grow in that region. While you can always choose native...


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Mar 19, 2021

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Water Conservation Tips for Your Landscape

Water is essential to the health, as well as the aesthetics, of your landscape. It hydrates grasses and plants while simultaneously transporting nutrients to them. All grasses and plants need water. While they can get some water from...


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Mar 12, 2021

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How to Choose a Landscaping Company for Your Hilton Head Business

The landscape of your Hilton Head business can affect your ability to attract and retain customers. With an attractive landscape, new and existing customers alike will have a more positive perception of your business. Even if your...


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Mar 05, 2021

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What Is a French Drain and How Does It Work?

Drainage is something you'll need to consider when designing your landscape. Without proper drainage, runoff may erode your landscape while simultaneously killing any plants in its wake. While there are different types of drainage...


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Feb 26, 2021

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Commercial Landscaping Services in Hilton Head

Palmetto Coastal Landscaping provides community management services for several plantations in the area, keeping the common grounds well maintained and looking beautiful. Our services for commercial landscaping in hilton head island...


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Feb 19, 2021

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5 Ways to Mulch in Your Landscape

All landscapes can benefit from mulch. Whether you're designing a residential or commercial landscape, you should consider using mulch in it. Typically consisting of an organic material like bark, straw or wood chips, you can use it...


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Feb 12, 2021

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Hardscaping Design Concepts

Have you heard of hardscaping? It's become an increasingly popular alternative to traditional landscaping. By definition, hardscaping refers to the use of non-living structures or elements in a landscape. Most landscapes have trees...


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Feb 05, 2021

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Is Your Lawn Ready for Spring?

Spring is an important time of year for your lawn. As the weather begins to warm, grass and plants will emerge from their dormant state. They can only do so, however, if your lawn is healthy. By following these tips, you can prepare...


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Jan 29, 2021

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How to Maintain Zoysia Grass

Zoysia is one of the most common varieties of lawn grasses in the Southeast. Receiving its namesake from Slovenian botanist Karl von Zois, it's highly tolerant to both heat and drought. You grow Zoysia in your landscape without worrying...


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Jan 22, 2021

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How to Maintain St. Augustine Grass on Commercial and Residential Lawns

You can't go wrong with St. Augustine grass when planning your landscape. Also known as Stenotaphrum secundatum, it's one of the most popular varieties of lawn grass in Florida. St. Augustine features a uniform sod-like consistency...


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Jan 15, 2021