TAG: Tesselaar Plants

Tesselaar Plants: Sweet Spot series

June 19, 2014By

Tesselaar’s compact shrub rose series, Sweet Spot, is available in four bloom colors, each punctuated in the center by a deep, saturated hue: Calypso (pinkish red and yellow with red/pink center), Peach (soft peach with red/pink center, pictured), Ruby (ruby pink with red/pink center) and Yellow (golden yellow with orange/red center). Tesselaar.com read more

Tips to Overcome Landscape Design Challenges

May 20, 2012By

To every problem, there’s often more than one solution. Here are some tried and true tips from Tesselaar Plants for solving some of the biggest landscape problems. Problem: Slope or hill Solution: “The simplest solution for landscaping a slope — which people often want to fill with something besides turf grass, because they don’t want to mow — is groundcovers,” says Tesselaar. Consider groundcovers... read more

Landscape trends for 2012

November 18, 2011By

The new year is just around the corner. What can landscape design-build professionals expect? Issues surrounding water are likely to escalate in 2012. “Whether it’s the use of water or the cleaning of water,” says Sharon Coates, co-owner of Zaretsky and Associates, a landscape design-and-build firm in Rochester, NY. In light of recent droughts in places like Georgia, Texas and... read more

10 trends for 2010

May 18, 2010By

Homeowners are moving toward water-wise landscapes, online infolust and “anything goes” mentality, experts say. Every year, we read about the new landscape plant trends. Purple is out. Pink is in. Purple’s the new pink. Pink’s the new pink. This year, however, gardening habits are taking their cues from deeper social changes — be they global, local or particular to a... read more