How Can I Use Color to Influence the Mood of My Landscape? - Ask BrightView
Colors can influence a person's mood, and it's no different with the colorful flowers you plant in your landscape. BrightView Horticulturist Bruce Hellerick discusses the colors, how you should and shouldn't mix them, and what mood the colors evoke.
Spotted Lanternfly: Tips for Protection - Ask BrightView
Spotted Lanternfly infestation is worse than predicted in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia. Bill Paige, a certified arborist and BrightView’s spotted lanternfly remediation expert, shares tips for prevention against spotted lanternfly infestation.
What are the Steps to Prune a Palm Tree? - Ask BrightView
Do you have palm trees in your landscape that you think may need pruning? Or perhaps you are just curious about how palms are pruned? This is the video for you as Certified Arborist Larry Martony breaks down the steps and what to look for on your palm trees.
Why Should I Take a Soil Sample of My Yard? - Ask BrightView
It's important to know the makeup of your soil and taking a sample will help determine its texture, pH level, and nutrient management package. BrightView Branch Manager Chris John explains how you should collect a soil sample and where to send it to receive your results.
How Can I Make My Poinsettia Last During the Holiday Season? - Ask BrightView
There are many misconceptions and myths about the holiday favorite, poinsettias. BrightView Horticulturist Bruce Hellerick addresses some of these common myths and explains how to properly care for them to make them last long past the holiday season.
Which Fall Flowers Should I Choose for My Landscape? - Ask BrightView
Choosing fall plants for your landscape can be a challenge. Horticulturist Bruce Hellerick explains the benefits of chrysanthemums, pansies, and violas; how to choose the right flower; and how to plant for maximum color.