We provide planting services as part of our weekly lawn care maintenance packages.
316 Landscaping of course offers planting services, as part of our yard maintenance packages and also our landscape design and maintenance options. Choosing the right plants, flowers and trees for your yard is of the utmost importance. We can provide you with a detailed list of options (if you do not want the full landscape design option) or you can simply tell us what you want. If your choices are gorgeous but not going to survive in the Wichita climate, we will give you our advice so you are making the most knowledgeable decision possible. Preparing your yard to plant flowers, trees and plants is important and it is also important how you plant them to ensure they survive and thrive. We have some information below that can help but contact us today for a free consultation and quote.
It is important to choose the right plants, flowers and trees for your yard
Knowing what you are planting is important. You have to choose plants that are appropriate for your yard and your climate. Choosing the right plants can help reduce maintenance, increase the lifespan of the plants and even increase the aesthetics of your yard. Choosing the wrong plants or the wrong ones for your climate can lead to the death of the plants, or at the very least a lot of effort for very little reward. Make sure to research your climate, your yard and your plants before you choose them. You should also consider how you want to use the area, what you are trying to accomplish with the area, and how you want the area to look. Certain parts of your yard, depending on sun exposure will have certain plants and trees that will be a better fit. If your yard is shaded, then certain plants will be more likely to survive and thrive than other plants.
What is the Wichita climate? You already know this...but as a reminder when you are searching for plants!
In Wichita, the summer months are hot, humid, and mostly clear, with temperatures rarely falling below 10°F or rising above 103°F. The winter months are very cold, snowy, windy, and partly cloudy, with temperatures rarely falling below 25°F or rising above 93°F.
How do you properly plant flowers so that they survive and grow?
There are a few tips when it comes to planting flowers so that they survive. This is especially important for flowering plants and trees. You will want to make sure to provide the flowers with the right amount of sunlight, proper soil conditions and irrigation. You will also want to make sure you are providing them with the correct pH levels for optimal growth. When it comes to sunlight, there are a few different things you will want to consider. You will want to make sure that you are placing the flowers, shrubs and trees in the right location. This includes where they are positioned relative to the part of the yard that receives the most sunlight. You will also want to make sure that the flower, shrub and tree are in a spot that receives at least 3,000 sq. ft. of sunlight a day. It is also a good idea to make sure that there are no obstructions in the way of the light that the flowers, shrubs and trees are receiving. As with everything, it depends on each specific plant you choose.
How do you properly plant a young tree so it survives and grows?
This can seem like an insignificant question, but it’s actually quite important. Young trees need special care, and failure to heed these tips can cause young trees to perish. When you purchase a young tree, make sure the soil is properly prepared. Additionally, young trees need a lot of water early on to keep them healthy and ensure a successful transplant. Young trees also require a lot of sunlight, so make sure to place them where they receive as much sunlight as possible. Last but not least, young trees need a lot of care, so make sure to water young trees regularly and ensure that they are getting enough sunlight. When planting a young tree, you will want to make sure that it is planted in the correct soil type, at least 6 to 8 feet away from any object or wall, and at least 3 feet away from any object or wall that is water-bound such as a pool or a spout from a sprinkler. You will also want to make sure that the entire area where the tree is planted is well-drained. The next thing you will want to do is select an appropriate variety for your location. This is especially important for places that get a lot of rain. Select a variety that is resistant to the types of weather you experience in your area.
Maintaining freshly planted flowers, plants and trees?
Most people think of plants as something that must be watered regularly to stay healthy. But this is not always the case. Certain plants can thrive with only a couple of hours of sunlight per week, and others need to be watered daily. The type of plant you have will determine the watering schedule that’s best for it. It’s also important to take care of newly planted plants as they need special attention to grow and thrive. You don’t have to be a gardener to take care of your own plants. There are a few things you can do to ensure they have the best start possible.
Gardening Tips, Reminders, Specials and Free Gifts!
Gardening Tips, Reminders, Specials and Free Gifts!