Paver Installation and Rustic Finish Natural Flagstone Patio Examples

Paver Installation and Rustic Finish Natural Flagstone Patio Examples For your next front or backyard hardscape project, choose Goodman’s Landscape Maintenance, LLC. We have been providing professional hardscape installations for Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley homes since 1984. Hardscape elements like pavers and flagstone help tie in the rest of the yard’s great…

Phoenix Water Features – Fountain of Youth

Phoenix Water Features – Fountain of Youth Maybe there is SOME truth to the myth about the Fountain of Youth! Although we don’t recommend drinking from outdoor fountains, we can tell you that spending time listening to, and watching the sparkling water of a fountain is likely to make you…

Red Bird of Paradise (Caesalpinia Pulcherrima) – Poisonous Plants

Red Bird of Paradise (Caesalpinia Pulcherrima) – Poisonous Plants Native to the West Indies, Central and South America Caesalpinia pulcherrima produces thin, flat 2.5” long bean pods which twist as they dry. The seed Pods and seeds are poisonous. It also has small furry looking thorns which are nevertheless sharp,…

How to Protect Your Home From Wildfire in Phoenix, AZ

How to Protect Your Home From Wildfire in Phoenix, AZ If your home abuts a Natural Area Open Space (NAOS), an alleyway or a natural wash Fire Abatement, clean ups should be scheduled on an as needed basis to prevent potential wildfires from spreading to your property and home.

Bougainvillea – Plant of the Month June

Bougainvillea – Plant of the Month June Bougainvillea (part of the Nyctaginaceae family), sometimes referred to as bougies are Native to South America, but do extremely well in our climate. Although frost sensitive they are incredibly hearty and can recover even when they look hopelessly burned by cold. Just prune them back after all danger of frost has past, you should…

Phoenix Landscape Maintenance To Do List for Month of June

Phoenix Landscape Maintenance To Do List for Month of June Turf / Grass / Lawn Plant Bermuda lawns during the active growing season, May through August Fertilize Bermuda grass lawns with Nitrogen each month beginning late April or early May according to the directions on the fertilizer package. Apply Iron…

Month of June Tips and Climate Information for Phoenix, AZ

Month of June Tips and Climate Information for Phoenix, AZ In 2008 the National Weather Service decided to take the guesswork out of the monsoon start & end dates. June 15th became the 1st day of the monsoon, and Sept. 30th become the last day. During the monsoon season, Arizona…