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Our Customers are in the “zone.” Richmond’s Hardiness Zone that is.

| April 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Avid gardeners may understand the importance of hardiness zones, but the average home owner is often not aware that these zones even exist. Understanding hardiness zones is important and here’s way we make sure to keep all our customers “in the zone.” What does the hardiness zone mean? Based on the United States Department of […]

Lost Dog Finds Help

| October 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Oriole Landscaping is proud of our community and just as proud of the work we do. We’d also like to thank one of our customers for the time taken to submit the following “news” story: Dear Oriole Landscaping, I wanted to reach out and let your management team know about two of your landscaping workers […]

Filed Under: Landscaping News

Emblazon your Yard with Colorful Autumn Trees and Shrubs

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Go ahead and put on a fall garden show for your neighbors. Not only is fall the perfect time to aerate your lawn and grow new grass, in the fall you can also emblazon your yard with a full array of alluring colors. Cooler temperatures and lower humidity levels in the fall helps reduce the […]

Summer Gardening Tips for your Richmond Landscaping

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

There usually is one on every street: The home that turns heads with its lush, green and vibrant looks. It might be a cliché to say that you’re green with envy, but would you like to know how your neighbors’ yard and garden are able to thrive in the Richmond heat while your own are […]

Winter Gardening Tips for Richmond, VA

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t let the sprouting daffodils and little bouts of warm weather fool you. It’s likely Richmond’s winter weather isn’t finished just yet. If you’re looking for something to do in the yard during these warm days, think about doing pruning, mulching, or getting compost ready for Spring. If you have the luxury of a greenhouse, […]

Happy Holidays from Oriole Landscaping

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Happy Holidays from Oriole Landscaping. Whether you celebrate the holidays or not, we wish you joy, peace, health and happiness. The weather is changing, families are coming together, and Christmas Partying is right around the corner! If you need help getting your yard or lawn ready for a big holiday party, we’re here to help. […]

Leaf Removal in Richmond, VA

| October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

That’s right everyone, leaf season is finally upon us! We recommend getting out ahead of the leaf fall early this year and staying on top of it for the rest of the season. If you wait, leaves get wet and make for much heavier and more difficult clean up later. Remember, leaves in the yard […]

Hurricane Joaquin Clean Up in Richmond

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Brace yourself Richmond!  We may be in store for another big hurricane, according to the latest reports. The storm has reached category 4 status, and several forecasts are predicting the storm to make landfall in Virginia. Fortunately, you’ve got about 48 hours to prepare your home, put together some supplies, remove anything in the yard […]

Creating A Beautiful Lawn In Richmond, Virginia

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you want to create a beautiful lawn here in Virginia, timing is everything. We have four very distinct season, which makes lawn care a challenge. If your lawn is looking a bit shabby, is full of weeds or has a few brown areas or dead spots, maybe its time for a little TLC! Fall […]

Filed Under: Grass, Landscaping News

Sod vs. Grass Seed

People always want to know, which is better – sod or grass seed? While there are benefits to both, the answer depends on many factors including your budget and the amount of space you need to cover. There are certain steps you need to take with both sod and grass to ensure success and a […]

Filed Under: Landscaping News