Hansjorg Leuener’s Reno Green Legacy

Thank you, Hansjorg for 41 Years at Reno Green Landscaping! Hans has been with Reno Green Landscaping since 1979, four years after the business started in 1975. Reno Green wouldn’t be the company it is today with an amazing, flavorful, kerchief wearing man like Hans. He brings a special expertise that only time, dedication and … Read more

Smart Irrigation Month: Drip Irrigation Improves Water Efficiency

When properly installed, drip irrigation will reduce water waste and improve water efficiency. Studies suggest a 30-50% reduction in water waste compared to overhead sprinkler irrigation. Turfgrass is still generally irrigated by sprinklers, but other plant materials such as shrubs, perennials, annuals and trees can be watered with drip irrigation. It’s the last week of … Read more

Smart Irrigation Month: What is sustainable landscaping?

We are in our third week of Smart Irrigation Month. Not familiar with Smart Irrigation Month? “Smart Irrigation Month is an Irrigation Association initiative celebrated throughout July to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of efficient irrigation technologies, products and services in landscape, turf and agricultural irrigation.” Learn more. You may have heard this … Read more

Smart Irrigation Month: What is an irrigation audit?

Welcome to the second week of Smart Irrigation Month. Not familiar with Smart Irrigation Month? “Smart Irrigation Month is an Irrigation Association initiative celebrated throughout July to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of efficient irrigation technologies, products and services in landscape, turf and agricultural irrigation.” Learn more. Just moved into a new home … Read more

Smart Irrigation Month: What are WBICs and smart irrigation controllers?

To kick off Smart Irrigation Month, we are discussing some of the most recent smart irrigation controller technology, weather-based irrigation controllers (WBICs). Not familiar with Smart Irrigation Month? “Smart Irrigation Month is an Irrigation Association initiative celebrated throughout July to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of efficient irrigation technologies, products and services in … Read more

Your Luxury Resort-Style Backyard

Resorts utilize landscape elements to create outdoor spaces that ooze luxury and promote relaxation. Some of key elements of a luxury resort-style backyard are bringing the indoors outdoor and establishing an outdoor space that can be enjoyed day or night. To create your dream luxury landscape, we’ve come up with our favorite resort-style landscape elements … Read more

Creating an ‘Easy to Grow’ Medicinal Herb Garden

For centuries people have used plants for medicinal uses to treat common ailments such as the common cold, flu, minor cuts and infections, anxiety, digestive issues, immune system issues, blood pressure regulation, and more. Many of these plants are commonly found in the garden, such as yarrow, mint, echinacea and lemon balm. If you have … Read more

2020 Woes? Try these simple ideas to enjoy your backyard today!

As 2020 continues and the pandemic is still an ever-present deterrent of gatherings and events, it’s becoming more and more real that we will be enjoying our summer in our own backyards. Though many of us feel cooped up, being at home also gives us a chance to enjoy our outdoor spaces. We’ve come up … Read more

Gardening with Kids

Spring flowers are in full bloom, pollinators are buzzing around, and the sun is shining. Now is the time to enjoy the outdoors before our summer heats sink in, and what better way than to get out in your own garden? Though many of us are stuck at home due to stay at home orders, … Read more