If you are a home owner, there is no question that you have thought long and hard about the plants and the various pieces of foliage that are on your property, as they can literally make or break how your home looks in general. However, when it comes to lawn care and choosing the plants that you want in your yard, it is very important to consider the area that you live in, which is ultimately going to greatly determine which plants will thrive and which plants you should generally stay away from. Here are some things that you should consider when it comes to picking the plants in your yard.

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Best Types of Plants
*Although a lot of people think that there are not too many plants that thrive in cold weather, this could not be further from the truth. There is a large volume of plants, shrubs and bushes that grow brilliantly in the harshest of environments, although the exact location that you are trying to grow these plants is going to determine what species will work best.

*It really is going to come down to exactly how cold it is and how often the temperature drops below freezing. You are going to want to select plants that go completely unaffected when it comes to the temperature dropping below thirty two degrees, as this is the point where most plants start to suffer and can eventually die.

Contact a Professional Landscaping Company
*Although you may think that you have a pretty good idea as to which plants will not only flourish in your yard, but which plants will also look great as well, the reality is that it is a far better idea to get an opinion from a professional.

*This has the added advantage of working with someone who does this type of thing for a living and likely installs all sorts of plants in the general area. They will have a fundamental idea of what plants work out the best in your particular environment and will be able to advise you on the best types of plants for your situation.

Finding a Landscaping Company
*The easiest way to find a great landscaping company is by searching the internet for companies in your area, although it is very important to do a great deal of research and find a company that has a great reputation in the community and has gotten positive reviews online.

*Doing a search in your area and then following up by searching for ratings and reviews will deliver this information. For example, if you happen to live in the Ann Arbor MI area, you will want to do a search for Ann Arbor MI based lawn care companies. This should give you a list of companies that you can further research. After you have compiled a list of these companies, you can then go ahead and call them and inquire about the services that they provide, as well as any other questions that you may have.

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