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Leave Christmas Lighting To The Pros | Green Oasis


November 29, 2017

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year here in Wisconsin & Minnesota. The long nights accompanied by a blanket of moonlit snow forms the perfect canvas for Christmas lighting. Many memories are made by loading up the kids in the car, turning up holiday songs on the radio and rolling through neighborhoods while the…
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Winterize Your Sprinkler System Professionally This Fall


September 5, 2017

Here in the north woods, winter is a time of beauty and wonder as snow and ice blankets the landscape. It truly is a winter wonderland, right up until you awake to find that winter has invaded your home. Did you remember to shut down and winterize the sprinkler system? It’s an easy thing to…
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Fall Planting & Decorating – Transitioning From Summer to Fall


August 23, 2017

Why You Should Consider an Aeration & Overseeding This Fall


August 22, 2017

Springtime is often thought to be the best time for planting. Everybody rushes to get their gardens planted for Memorial Day. However, there is still plenty to do in fall as well. Summer can be rough on our lawns with intense heat, drought, insect and disease pressure, as well as the fact that we use…
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Protect Your Oasis From Pests & Diseases With Bonide Products


July 20, 2017

Deer and Rabbit Resistant Plants & Repellents


July 7, 2017

Never Too Much ‘Murica On the Fourth of July


July 3, 2017

Summer is here! The weatherman is talking about the heat index, and the Fourth of July is roaring in with full, star-spangled awesomeness. It’s the only time of the year where random explosions in the neighborhood don’t elicit a call to 9-11. This is a time to celebrate the birth of our nation. Oh sure…
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Fertilizing Tips For Your Plant Material


June 21, 2017

Tips from the experts on proper fertilizing for your plants this summer. Green Oasis offers the best gardening advice to enhance your oasis.

Green Oasis Hanging Basket Tips


June 20, 2017

Memorial Day The True American Way


May 26, 2017

Memorial Day, for many Americans, marks the official start of summer. It’s a time to fire up the grill, put the boat in the water and gather together with friends and family. Businesses may use it as a time to have a sale and boost traffic to their store. It’s also a much needed, three…
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How to Control Dandelions In Your Lawn This Season


May 24, 2017

Dandelions are one of the most recognizable signs of spring’s arrival. Their bright, yellow blossoms can be found on the sunny, south sides of yards even before the last remnants of snow have vanished. They’re both beloved and despised. They may be an unwelcome guest for the person that strives for that perfect, weed-free lawn…
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America’s Secret Lawn Love Affair


May 2, 2017

The well-kept lawn is almost as American as baseball and rock ‘n’ roll. All across the nation lawns are well manicured, with emerald-green grass surrounding homes of all sizes in neighborhoods. From the sprawling estate with a grounds crew to the humble bungalow with a white picket fence and do-it-yourselfer, we have a love affair…
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Start-Up Your Sprinkler System and Make Sure It’s Running Efficiently


April 25, 2017

Hey, it’s me your sprinkler system. It’s been a while since we’ve talked so I thought I’d bring you up to date on how things are going. For several years now, I’ve spent the summer getting up in the middle of the night and keeping the yard nice and green. It’s a bit of a…
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The Benefits of Aerating Your Yard


August 24, 2016

We all know getting the most out of a lawn care program will take some standard maintenance such as mowing, watering and fertilizing, but one thing that may go unnoticed is the need to break up compacted soil and thatch that can build up on a lawn. When a lawn’s soil becomes too compact or…
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