• Specialty Landscape Maintenance Kingston

    Natural Beauty Maintenance

    Our Nature. Your Space.

Specialty Landscape Maintenance

Now that your space has been beautifully landscaped, it is important to maintain it. Professional landscape maintenance is the easiest way for you to ensure your property is in top shape all year long.


Ongoing maintenance is important for healthy plants and trees. Unsightly weeds and fungi not only look bad, they steal soil nutrients, water, and sunlight that your landscape plants need to grow properly. Without ongoing control efforts, they will take over. Regular weeding will avoid this problem and will keep plants growing well.


Your area may also contain some invasive plant species that could interfere with the look and health of your landscape if they aren not controlled. These can destroy areas where preservation of the natural habitat is paramount.


All the plants on your property will benefit from regular mulching and fertilizing to keep the soil healthy and help them grow. Different species require different soil conditions and amounts of fertilizer to thrive.


Poolside Patio

This poolside went from a not so functional lawn, to a crisp, eye catching walkway and patio lounge area- check it out! Our Nature. Your Space. #goshadesofgreen

Posted by Shades of Green Landscapes on Monday, January 8, 2018

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Shades Of Green Offers

Various Specialty services for Your Space some of which include:

  • Tree & Shrub Pruning.
  • Maintaining plant beds (weeding, edging beds, thinning perennials).
  • Spring and Fall Clean Ups.
  • Mulching.
  • Annual and Bulb Design and Planting.


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Looking into the future

"If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people." - Confucious


Simply put, mulch is a protective covering that keeps the soil in your garden cool and helps it retain up to 80 percent of its moisture.


Mulch will also aid your plants during seasonal weather, retaining moisture in the soil during summer heat and insulating roots against winter freeze. Generally, applying mulch can be done anytime during the year.

Shades Of Green Considers

Benefits of Mulching.

  • Controls Weeds.
  • Retains Moisture.
  • Prevents Soil Erosion.
  • Maintains Soil Nutrients.
  • Controls Pests.
  • Encourages Earthworms to Move In
  • Polishes up your Garden
  • Tops up the biomass layer.


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Biodiversity. Sustainability.

Mulch can increase biodiversity in your yard by giving a variety of insects and other tiny creatures homes and shelter, such as earthworms who continue the process of improving soil structure. Certain types of mulch can also help repel ticks, gnats and fleas.