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Some Tips to Help Your Lawn and Landscape Beat the Heat

Looks like this week will be the hottest week so far this year in the Loudoun County/Northern Virginia region and your lawn and landscape will be stressed.  Follow the advice below to help get them through the heat wave and … Continue reading

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Take Steps Now to Prevent Crabgrass This Summer

It still feels like winter outside, but it looks like consistently warmer temperatures will set in next week.  So it’s important that you act fast now to prevent crabgrass infestation in your lawn this summer. We are currently applying turf … Continue reading

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OK, Now is Winter Over?

The sun is shining and the forecast calls for a balmy 45 degrees today.  Birds are singing, and it kind of feels like spring is in the air.  Hard to believe this was the scene at our Dulles Airport operations … Continue reading

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Check Out the Leesburg Today to Learn How You Can Get a Free Upgrade to Color-Enhanced Mulch This Spring

If you didn’t see our ad in last Thursday’s edition of Leesburg Today, please take another look at the newspaper.  The ad profiles Blake Landscapes Residential Services Manager Tom Tyler and has information on how you can get a free … Continue reading

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Think Spring

Winter is far from over, but spring is definitely in the air today.  We’ve got crews out working on renewal pruning, early stages of spring cleanup operations and even a little mulching here and there. If you have a spring … Continue reading

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Blake Landscapes Blog Logs 100th Post

We’re proud to announce that yesterday’s post on the weekend tree work was the 100th post here on the Blake Landscapes Horticultural Blog. We started the blog back in December of 2012 with this post and since then have slowly … Continue reading

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Still Planting…

Even as the holidays and the end of the year approach, we’re taking advantage of the mild weather and still putting trees in the ground. Folks ask us all the time: “When is it too late to plant trees?” The … Continue reading

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