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April Showers Bring May Flowers

One of my favorite things about spring landscape is seeing yards come to life with color and vitality by planting summer annuals.  I think it must take me back to my childhood.  My mother would spend hours in the yard beautifying our landscape.  I remember she won an award one year for the most beautiful curb appeal.  She loved to play with color and design and created gorgeous masterpieces year after year. You too can easily spruce up your yard and curb appeal with color by planting easy care annual flowers. Secrets to success with annuals Sun or Shade: Plant tags usually tell [ ... ]

Evolution Landscape & Nursery – Boise Company Plays in the Dirt!

“Man does not cease to play because he grows old, he grows old because he ceases to play.” (Drew Lachey)   Evolution Landscape & Nursery was founded by my husband and I in the year 2000. My husband, Mike Baker, has been landscaping ever since he was a child designing masterpieces with his Tonka Toys in the dirt of his mother’s rose garden. He never lost his childlike love of dirt or the outdoors. He is just a bigger kid with bigger toys! We now run Evolution Landscape & Nursery, a full-service landscape contracting firm out of [ ... ]