Weed Control

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What exactly are weeds? We know them as the pesky things that sprout up unwanted in our gardens. But knowing what exactly they are and why they’re there can be helpful in getting rid of them. Weeds can be described as unwanted plants or ones that are growing out of place. They are defined by […]

The dangers of falling trees

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As we enter the summer months, the daily rainfall in Central Florida around 3:00pm is inevitable. Sometimes these summer rainstorms can bring with them high winds, and with that comes the possible danger of toppling trees. In 2010, severe storms caused more than $12 million in U.S. property damage. Although there are no specific statistics on how […]

The Importance of Focal Points in Landscape Design

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The landscape design industry covers a wide range of options to create a functional and beautiful environment for your home or business. We at John Madison Landscape believe that one of the most important elements in creating an attention-grabbing landscape is a ‘focal point.’ A focal point can occur naturally, be a purposely placed feature, or be […]

Why you should follow us on Hometalk!

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If you’re a homeowner, especially a do-it-yourself-er, you may have heard of Hometalk. Hometalk is an online community of regular people and home improvement experts who love to talk about…you guessed it… home improvement! You can get virtually instant answers to questions about your home & garden, search photos and tips for inspiration and information, post photos […]

Artificial Turf

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If you’re like most of our customers, you have some growing questions about artificial turf as it continues to gain popularity. As the product’s realistic look has improved, an increasing number of cities and homeowners associations are allowing it. There are many grades of artificial turf, ranging from inexpensive to more costly, but the average […]

May Landscaping Tips

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May is upon us which means (more) warm weather and beautiful summer plants. Is your yard ready for a summer full of outdoor barbecues and pool parties? Read these helpful tips brought to you by John Madison Landscape and the University of Florida (IFAS Extension). Plants that can take summer heat include salvia, torenia, wax begonia, […]