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Your Premier Landscape Design Solution for 2 Decades.

Read what our satisfied clients are saying about our work!

Your Premier Landscape Design Solution for 2 Decades.

Read what our satisfied clients are saying about our work!

Your Premier Landscape Design Solution for 2 Decades.

Read what our satisfied clients are saying about our work!

Your Premier Landscape Design Solution for 2 Decades.

Read what our satisfied clients are saying about our work!

The Upside to our Weather Woes

The Upside to our Weather Woes The upside to our weather woes is something we all need to hear.  As a landscape designer, I meet a multitude of people.  The common thread I hear this Spring is the negativity about the extreme cold and wetness.  As Minnesotans, we...

Rabbits are going NUTS on plants this winter!

Right NOW Rabbits are Terrorizing New Garden Plants -  what do I do? Right now rabbits are being very good at bringing terror to owners of new garden plants.  This usually happens in late Jan and Feb when all the snow is piling up and the toothy critters have nowhere...

The Three E’s For my New Years Resolution.

The Three E's For my 2021 New Years Resolution in Review. The three E's, (Epson's Ecotank printer, Tesla's EV - the Model 3, and Ego's weed trimmer) as I call them, are very important products that have become commonplace in my life over the past year.  Heading into...

Landscape Material Shortages and Potential Project Pivots

Landscape Material Shortages and Potential Project Pivots Landscape Material Shortages and Potential Project Pivots is the name of the game this coming year if you are thinking about landscaping.  2021 gobbled up a large portion of the available materials out there...

Critical Drought-Proof Things to do this Fall 2021

Critical Drought-Proof Things to do this Fall 2021 In the year of the 2021 drought, there are certain critical things that need to be done to make sure your plant and landscape pull through. Remember to water very deeply.  Even if you have an irrigation system, that...

Delectable Drought Resistant Landscape Treats

Delectable Drought Resistant Landscape Treats 2021 is now officially the hottest summer on record in Minnesota.  It was brutal.  As the owner of Beds and Borders Landscape Design, I can attest that the crew members suffered and so did the plants.  Future years may be...

Deer Deterrents to Try in Your Landscape

Deer Deterrents to Try in Your Landscape Deer deterrents are needed in your landscape here in the land of the White Tail Deer.  Almost every yard in the twin cities has the potential to be affected by deer damage through nibbling.  Try the suggestions below to...

Landscape Pest/Animal Damage in the Minnesota Landscape

Landscape Pest/Animal Damage in the Minnesota Landscape As a landscape designer, I am always asked about pest/animal damage to plants and the grass.  Luckily in Minnesota, we have the luxury of a limited list of offenders given it is so cold here.  Check out the list...