Shrub Maintenance Archives - Bluegrass

  Many commercial properties haven’t had the meticulous landscaping and lawn care that they usually get during the events of the past year. However, now that things are reopening and businesses are bustling again it’s time to spruce up your commercial property and get it looking polished and blooming again. If it’s been a long … Continued


  During the summer your landscaping can either make your business stand out, or fade into the background. If you want people to have a great first impression of your business professional landscaping is the best choice. Expert designers with years of experience can transform your outdoor space into a lush space that will promote … Continued


Shrubs are arguably the unsung heroes of a professionally-landscaped commercial property.  They’re as attractive as any tree and they can be used as screens or to direct foot traffic, all while working tirelessly to clean the air.  Let’s hear it for shrubs! Functionality Shrubs come in many shapes and sizes and many can be trimmed … Continued


Landcare management goes beyond planting bushes, cutting grass, and trimming trees. At Bluegrass, we develop effective strategies to keep your landscape optimally. The ultimate goal is to improve the aesthetics of your property in the most efficient manner. Our team is skillful, and our plans are non-disruptive of your everyday activities. What makes us different? … Continued


The trend is to do business in a greener way and sustainable landscaping takes environmental issues into account. Who doesn’t enjoy a long bed of flowering plants? Do you find yourself often longing for these vibrant sceneries but refrain due to the environment? With the help of professionals, sustainable landscaping can provide your building with a gorgeous … Continued


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Trees and shrubs are instrumental in the aesthetic appeal of your property. They soften the look and add beautiful greenery to your space. Plus, they might provide shade or a comfortable area for building tenants or visitors to sit outside for lunch. And, they may even have an impact on the inside of your building—keeping … Continued


“I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree.” –Joyce Kilmer Trees are undoubtedly beautiful wherever they are, but they are so much more than that.  They are protectors from a storm.  Relief from a relentless summer sun. As a commercial property manager or owner in St. Louis, you know that … Continued


Low unemployment rates are great news, right?  Not always. In labor-intensive jobs like in the landscaping industry, low unemployment rates mean that it’s tougher to find people to fill positions.  It can force companies to raise their pay, which means raising prices on their services, take on fewer clients or drop current ones, and can … Continued



You don’t have to be Edward Scissorhands to know the importance of pruning your shrubs.  An annual pruning will make them healthy and keep them from becoming overgrown and messy-looking.  Over the years, however, shrubs can begin to look misshapen and unhealthy. The older the shrub gets, the older the branches are, and they can … Continued