Fun Citrus Facts

Fun Citrus Facts Arizona is one of only four states, including California, Texas and Florida, able to grow citrus in the United States.  Citrus trees are an important part of the Phoenix area sights and smells. Stroll around the neighborhood, especially in February and March, and enjoy the sweet scent…

Managing Your Olive Trees

Managing Your Olive Trees Olive trees are a truly beautiful tree native to the Mediterranean that thrive here in the Phoenix area providing much needed shade. They are very hardy trees which are drought tolerant, disease and fire-resistant. They can grow nearly 30 feet tall and as wide.

Why Should You Prune Your Roses in Winter?

Why Should You Prune Your Roses in Winter? A rose bush that is not pruned will still continue to grow and bloom but its growth will not be as vigorous, stems will be shorter, and flowers smaller. The Arizona Rose Society recommends pruning back rose bushes by one third in…

Newest Irrigation and Lighting Truck Build

Newest Irrigation and Lighting Truck Build At Goodman’s Landscape Maintenance, LLC, we believe that an amazing job starts with amazing employees utilizing their skills to get the job done right! One skill, unique to Goodman’s is the ability to completely fabricate all of our company trucks in-house. We modify the…

Top 5 Landscape Lighting Issues for Arizona Homeowners

Top 5 Landscape Lighting Issues for Arizona Homeowners Adding outdoor lighting is a great way to make a well-designed landscape stand out even more. Not over doing landscape lighting is important because having too much lighting can be quite distracting. Highlighting only the right areas is all you need to…

Palm Tree Pruning and Trimming in Phoenix, AZ

Palm Tree Pruning and Trimming in Phoenix, AZ Palm trees are common in Phoenix, Arizona because they are beautiful and they grow well in our climate. There are over 2,000 palm tree species around the world (that are known). However, in Arizona we usually see only around 18 of them.

Happy Holidays and Charity Promotion

Happy Holidays and Charity Promotion One of the real joys for the holiday season is the opportunity to tell you how much we appreciate your business, to convey our heartfelt thanks and to wish you and your family the very best in the coming new year!

How to Prevent Frost Damage in Phoenix Winters

How to Prevent Frost Damage in Phoenix Winters Most people in the Phoenix Metropolitan area do not pay much attention to cooler temperatures until they start to see damage in their landscape. This can be a costly error in judgment as severe cold damage can be mitigated by simply covering…

Happy Thanksgiving – Irrigation Part and Plant of the Month

Happy Thanksgiving – Irrigation Part and Plant of the Month With sincere thanks and deeply felt gratitude to all of our customers, everyone at Goodman’s Landscape Maintenance join in sending you and your family our wishes for a bountiful and very Happy Thanksgiving!

The Benefits of Lawn Aeration in Phoenix, AZ

The Benefits of Lawn Aeration in Phoenix, AZ Lawn aeration is the best way to facilitate gas/air exchange and water/nutrient absorption. Soil compaction and other soil conditions that occur naturally over time can make it hard for your lawn to thrive without periodic aeration.