Cultivate with Enchanted

Invasion of Sod Webworms by Ashley Grubb

09.15.2016

Last night while letting my dog use the bathroom in my backyard, I momentarily felt like I was in some strange indie rock, bug-related music video. The sun was setting, and each step I took released a cloud of little […]

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Grubs In Your Lawn by Ashley Grubb

09.10.2016

When it comes to grubs, timing is everything. Right now, as John Grisham might say, is a time to kill. The little white ‘C’ shaped insects you sometimes find while digging in your yard or flowerbeds are the immature stage […]

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I HATE FIRE ANTS! by Ashley Grubb

08.26.2016

                  This is officially the worst year I can remember for having these little jerks in my yard. When considering insects, I always try to find redeeming qualities in them, or reasons […]

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Heal Your Hibiscus by Ashley Grubb

08.19.2016

Is your tropical backyard oasis looking a little less than resort-like? The heat can really take a toll on our home landscapes. Drought conditions surely affect the beauty and productivity of our plants, but now is also a prime time […]

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Death to Nutsedge By: Rebecca Band and Jim Lourim

08.19.2016

Fall is just around the corner and getting your beds ready for planting vegetables, herbs, and winter annuals is a necessary step.  Nutsedge or nut grass is a real problem we all face this time of year especially with the […]

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Checking for Chinch Bugs? It’s a cinch! by Ashley Grubb

08.05.2016

Dead patches in your lawn could be occurring right now for a number of reasons. Lack of water, fungal diseases, inadequate nutrients, places where Fido takes his bathroom breaks, or insects, could all be possible culprits. Lately, we’ve had quite […]

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Lawn Care for July and August

07.29.2016

By: Team Green Grass It’s getting hot out there and our lawns are starting to show it. This time of year (July and August) lawns in Southeast Texas are susceptible to insects and a Grey Leaf Spot fungus.  Here are […]

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Great new blog on citrus trees from Ashley Grubb our Entomologist

07.20.2016

“Can you help me? There is something wrong with my citrus tree.”             “Can you help me? There is something wrong with my citrus tree.” This is the most commonly asked question at the nursery […]

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The Enchanted Birds of Texas: Attwater’s Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge

05.19.2015

Last October we headed back to one of our favorite cool weather destinations – the Attwater’s Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge, between Sealy and Eagle Lake. The APC NWR is a wonderful place to observe many different varieties of wintering […]

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What’s the deal with Japanese Beetles? (we have a chemical-free solution!)

04.24.2015

Have you seen these beautiful iridescent green and gold beetles around your landscape? While they may be pretty to look at, unfortunately, the damage they can cause to your plants isn’t… Japanese beetles are wide-spread and can be found all […]

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