Cincinnati, OH

Hauck Botanic Gardens in Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH, Landscaping, Ohio

Low-Maintenance Landscaping in Cincinnati and Surrounding Counties

Low-maintenance landscaping doesn’t mean “no maintenance.” “There is always some maintenance, and some plants will eventually spread but maybe at a slower rate,” says J.T. Benitez. He serves as Butler County extension educator for Agriculture & Natural Resources, The Ohio State University Extension. Sometimes by removing and dividing some plants […]

Cincinnati, OH, Landscaping, Ohio

Hot Landscaping Trends in Cincinnati

For the past 42 years, Martha Wassermann has created landscaping designs for her clients. “There is almost no situation for which I cannot think of a starting point upon which to build a creative solution or two,” she says. She owns Martha Wassermann Professional Landscape Design & Services, Cincinnati. Part […]

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Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, Tree care

5 Worst Trees to Plant in Cincinnati

With climate change, more frequent storms and inundating pollution, one way to help continues to be planting more trees, says Crystal Courtney, urban forestry supervisor for the Cincinnati Park Board. “One of our greatest issues in his river city is stormwater management, and it is predicted that this area will […]

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Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, Pest control

Worst Lawn Pests in Cincinnati

The biggest problem with pests? They can quickly undo a lot of the hard work it requires to have a well-manicured lawn. That’s why certified International Society of Arboriculture Arborist, Doug Evans dedicates so much time to getting rid of them. As the plant health manager at Lawn-Plus LLC in […]

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Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, Tree care

Worst Allergy Trees in Cincinnati

Tree pollen can make some people absolutely miserable. That could explain why the most popular page on the website for the Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency in Cincinnati remains the pollen and mold one, says Joy Landry, public relations specialist. “Allergy sufferers bookmark it.” When a person suffers from an […]