Landscaping

The recent “stay at home” order from our Governor has brought concerns regarding which businesses and services can remain open in Tucson and the surrounding communities. Based on the services that Santa Rita Landscaping provides, we have been listed as an “essential service” business. We are currently...

Maybe your backyard is not large enough to accommodate a swimming pool or an expansive deck, but there are plenty of ways to rethink this space for entertaining. There are subtle ways to enhance your outdoor living space from strategically placing your outdoor seating to...

When it comes to the aesthetic appeal of your home landscaping, it is important to consider the look, the maintenance and the service you will use to install it. Here are factors to consider for your landscape design. Aesthetics Try using your hardscaping features like stone pathways...

Homeowners in Tucson have outdoor spaces that are enjoyed all year long. If you find yourself frequently headed outside to entertain, adding an outdoor kitchen may be a great addition to your backyard. If you are considering an outdoor kitchen, you will want it to stand...

Adding a fire pit into your landscape design adds another detail to your backyard for entertaining. Here are some fire pit design ideas that can instantly enhance your backyard. A Covered Fire Pit A covered fire pit allows people to sit around and enjoy the warmth of...

Our winter weather is starting to turn cold and you need to protect your plans to keep them in top shape all year long. Here are our suggestions on how to protect your plants in December weather. Adjust Your Watering Schedule Although your plants require water to...

Can you feel the change in the air? So can your plants! Now that the fall season is here, you will need to adjust the water for your plants to make sure they are not being overwatered. Our fall season creates sun that is a little...

Shrubs add new life to your home’s landscape. Fertilization will get you the most vibrant looking shrubs around your home. The guidelines below can help you nourish these diverse and resilient plants with the right fertilization techniques. WHEN TO FERTILIZE A good fertilization schedule falls around the...

Wild mushrooms growing in your backyard can be a serious problem. Many mushrooms are poisonous and can cause bodily harm to your child and/or pets. By learning more about the presence of wild mushrooms in your yard, you can protect your family from poisoning. The Basics Mushrooms...

Tucson receives an average of 14 inches of rain annually and over half of that rainfall transpires during monsoon season. The term monsoon describes an overall weather pattern that occurs over the course of several weeks.  The official start of the season begins around mid-June and...