Shilo Nielsen

Grow For It! Landscaping with ornamental grasses

Who wouldn’t want a plant that stands up to heat, snow, wet soil, drought, deer, sun, shade and rocky soil? Grasses can stand up to these conditions and more. There are so many wonderful varieties; there is a grass for every situation and many that will tolerate most, if not all, of the above conditions. […]

Grow For It! Soil is alive

Soil is not just a dirty four-letter word: it is a living, breathing substrate. It is full of living, breathing organisms necessary for the survival of life on our planet. One teaspoon of healthy soil can contain a billion bacteria and several yards of fungal hyphae. This is the very beginning of what is known […]

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