What Should I Do After My Daffodils Have Bloomed? - Ask BrightView
Daffodils may be a spring flower, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be preserved and enjoyed for many more springs. BrightView Horticulturist Bruce Hellerick gives some useful tips for pruning daffodils after they have bloomed to help preserve them for years to come.
What are the Benefits of Using Mulch? - Ask BrightView
Mulch is much more than material applied to the surface of soil. BrightView’s Enhancement Manager, Scott Chambers, discusses the difference between mulch and compost, tips for application, and how mulch was used while renovating Independence Mall in Philadelphia, Pa.
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.
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.
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.