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Heat Stress and Plants in Salem, Oregon

Heat Stress and Plants in Salem, Oregon

Thankfully, this summer has been a mild one so far, but we all know that likely means extended high temperatures are coming our way in the Valley. Are you and your plants ready for it?  Even a day or two of temperatures hovering above 85 degrees can cause your plants to experience heat stress, which may lead to irreversible harm for your plants. But there are things you can do to help...
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What To Do With Aphids and Your Plants

What To Do With Aphids and Your Plants

There are many pests which gardeners have to deal with, but one of the most prevalent is the lowly aphid. These tiny insects can cause big trouble for vegetation. If you have seen damage to your trees or plants, you just might have an aphid infestation. How to Identify an Aphid There are more than 4,000 different types of aphids of which more than 250 are commonly found in yards.  Aphids...
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How Does Green Acres Landscape and the New Retail Location Connect?

How Does Green Acres Landscape and the New Retail Location Connect?

For over two decades, Green Acres Landscape has been offering first-class landscape design, installation, and maintenance services for residential and commercial properties in the Salem area. Over the years, the business has earned an outstanding reputation based on its passion for creating beautiful and functional outdoor spaces along with its friendly customer service and exceptional value. In...
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Welcome to Green Acres New Location on Gaffin Road

Welcome to Green Acres New Location on Gaffin Road

In 1992, Green Acres Landscape was founded with a simple mission: we wanted to help people all over the area realize their unique landscaping visions through innovative design, installation and maintenance services. We believe that EVERYONE should be able to enjoy incredible outdoor spaces regardless of budget or other limitations, and we’ve been working tirelessly for more than 25 years...
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A Short Lawn Care Guide For the Summer

A Short Lawn Care Guide For the Summer

Keeping your grass looking beautiful this summer means more than just mowing your lawn once a week. These tips can make your yard the envy of your neighborhood.  Lawn Care Guide for the Summer Aeration. The critical factor for deciding when to aerate your grass isn’t based on the season but on which type of grass you have. Many homeowners in the Salem area have a mixture of cool...
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Summer Watering Tips For Your Outdoor Plants

Summer Watering Tips For Your Outdoor Plants

With an average of 46 inches of rain per year, Salem has plenty of rain during the summer. But the area can also experience periods of sweltering and extremely dry weather like last summer’s heat waves. That means finding the perfect balance between letting your plants dry out in the sun and flooding them with too much water can be a constant struggle. These 4 tips will keep your garden...
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