Category: Plants

What Types of Trees Should You Plant in Upstate, NY This Spring?

Spring will be here before you know it, and you may be asking yourself, “What types of trees should you plant in Upstate, NY this spring?” At Grasshopper Gardens, we offer complete design, installation, and maintenance services for new trees that we plant on your property. We take the time to research and plan the…

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What to Plant During the Fall Season

When it comes to planting, many of us think of the spring and summer months, forgetting about the fall. The Capital Region is fortunate enough to have the ideal weather that allows numerous types of plants to thrive until the snow comes. While the air is cooler during the fall, the soil is still warm…

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Create Shaded Areas with Plants

Winter is finally over and the temperature is rising. Create a cool and inviting outdoor area with plants creating shaded areas. Grasshopper Gardens has a fully stocked nursery and will work with you to design and implement the design you’re searching for. While designing your landscape, think of the bigger picture. How much shade do…

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How to Plan a Vegetable Garden

There is nothing better than the taste of the first tomato from your own garden, except maybe dreaming about that first tomato, on a cold day in March. With a little bit of planning, your vegetable garden can look beautiful, while providing food for the family. Things to consider: Desired Plants It’s easy to get…

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