Landscape Maintenance Santa Barbara

Landscape maintenance Santa Barbara (or groundskeeping) is the art and vocation of keeping a landscape healthy, clean, safe and attractive, typically in a garden, yard, park, institutional setting or estate. A garden may also be designed to include exotic animals, such as a koi pond.

Landscape Maintenance Santa Barbara

Small Trees and Shrubs

It is essential to regularly prune small trees and shrubs to maintain their health and looks. This also encourages good branch structure. This can involve removing dying or dead branches that have been injured by animals, storms, insect infestation, or disease.

In addition, pruning small trees and shrubs helps keep your hedge dense and encourages fruit and flower development. It also helps maintain special garden forms or desired plant forms.

Mulching

This cannot be overlooked for sake of your trees’ care and health. It helps insulate the soil to protect the trees and shrub beds from heat and cold. In addition, mulch helps keep roots moist. It also prevents keeps out weeds to avoid root competition.

Irrigation

It is essential to maintain your irrigation systems to ensure that your trees, shrubs, and turf are properly watered all year long. This can include inspections, and if necessary, fixing problems before any serious damage is done to the system.