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“Spending time outside in a garden has been shown to positively affect a person’s emotions and improve their sense of well-being. Access to nature balances circadian rhythms, lowers blood pressure, reduces stress and increases absorption of Vitamin D. Nature has been shown to be beneficial for our overall health and well-being. We are all connected to […]

Moths in the Lawn

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Notice any little white moths flying around your grass? Does you lawn look like it’s being grazed on by a heard of sheep? Congratulations! You have sod webworm, yet another one of those annoying pests that invade Florida lawns this time of year. The moths themselves do NOT chew on the grass and they are […]

Does Mulch Attract Pests?

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Why Use Mulch? We use mulch for several reasons. Firstly, it keeps your garden looking neat and clean and can help reduce the amount of weeds. It also helps keep your soil moist, acting as a barrier between the soil and the sun. This can help reduce the number of times you have to water […]

Growing a Florida-friendly yard

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If you’re like most people that live in the Central Florida area, you probably weren’t born here. Us “transplants” have had to adapt to many things that come along with living in Central Florida, and one of those is how and what we garden! The hot and wet climate we live in can be a […]

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 […]

Landscaping for the Fall

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Did the first day of fall come and go without you even noticing? Perhaps it has something to do with Central Florida’s 90 degree temperatures through the end of September. Even so, the weather for boots and scarves (yes, even in Florida) is just around the corner! Is your yard ready? Or is it still recovering […]

Pet-friendly Landscaping

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One of the most common questions we get asked here at John Madison Landscape is, “How can I have a yard that is safe for my dogs and my children?” Very simple actually! Just because you have pets doesn’t mean you have to compromise having a beautiful yard. Here are some helpful tips from your […]