Landscape and Garden Trends in 2018

Landscaping is timeless in a lot of ways. After all, moving trees around isn’t easy, so it makes sense that most yards would resist being overly trendy! That being said, there’s plenty of room for seasonal and yearly variation in landscaping--and yes, even for following trends. Check out the top landscaping and gardening trends for 2018! Smaller Gardens. If space is at a premium in your yard, don’t panic. Designing a small garden takes a…

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Have a “Holly,” Jolly Christmas with 3am Growers!

Christmas is our favorite time here at 3am Growers in Tallassee, Alabama. And with holiday spirit in the air, we love seeing everyone’s Christmas decorations this time of year. A lot of decorations are put out for simple beauty, but some carry special symbolism that represents the holy renewal of love and light during the Christmas season. One of our favorites here at 3am Growers is the holly bush. In a time when other plants…

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Transplanting Your Trees in Late Fall Equals Success!

Are you thinking about moving some of your trees or shrubs around in your yard? Or maybe it’s time to add some new greenery but you’re worried that it’s too cold out to do any gardening now that the weather has turned? Luckily, now is the perfect time for transplanting trees in Alabama and 3am Growers is here to help! When the weather gets cold, trees and shrubs go into dormancy. And that’s exactly when you…

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Avoid These Three Fall Landscaping Mistakes

As fall deepens and we start getting ready for winter, you’re probably thinking about how best to take care of your home and family during the colder months. Don’t forget about your outdoor spaces! While you’re preparing for winter, don’t make these 3 fall landscaping mistakes.  Overwatering in the fall is a huge mistake. Since it gets colder at night, the grass never truly dries out, which can cause Brown Patch Fungus much more quickly…

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How to Treat Your Trees & Shrubs During the Fall Season

Summer is long gone, and winter is right around the corner. People are crossing their fingers, hoping that their summer lawn care was enough to last through winter. But is it really luck? Or are there ways to ensure beautiful, blossoming trees and shrubs come spring? The team at 3am Growers knows that with a little tender love and care, your trees and shrubs will look beautiful in spring 2018! Check out a few ways…

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Why You Shouldn’t Prune Trees During the Fall

Leaves are changing color and falling to the ground. But, before you get your pruning shears out, it’s important to know tips and tricks to ensure that you’re not damaging your trees. The team at 3am Growers put together our best tips to help you know how to prune! Contact us today if you have any questions. We would love to help! Trees and plants bring so many benefits to your home and property. So,…

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4 Autumn Maple Trees to Add Color and Shade

Research has proven that trees contribute to our overall health and mood. And there's no better time to enjoy shade trees than fall! Shade trees have a wide canopy that drastically helps reduce the temperature of the air around it. It also enhances the beauty of the area. Their height and spread are jaw-dropping in autumn. 3am Growers has plenty of shade trees available just for you. Take a look at four of our favorites. October Glory While…

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Picking the Right Place for the Right Tree

Trees are a great choice for your yard, but before you plant, make sure you’re in the right spot. Here are some things to keep in mind when making your choice. Soil and Climate. The last thing you want to do is plant a tree that won’t thrive in your yard because of the soil, lack of rainfall, or the general climate where you live. While it’s possible to correct for a lot of these…

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Oak Trees for a Colorful Autumn

Summer is coming to a close, which means beautiful fall leaves are just around the corner. Oak trees will give you astonishing color changes in the fall, as well as shade year-round. Let’s take a look at some of the types of shady oak trees available at 3AM Growers! Bur Oaks are the tallest trees on our list, reaching anywhere from 70-80 feet tall at maturity. They grow slowly, less than 12 inches per year.…

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For Home Landscaping, Think Trees

When you think about an ideal landscape for your home, you may focus mostly on grass and flowers. Don’t neglect trees. The right trees will add beauty and value to your home that you can enjoy for years to come. There are many benefits of planting trees on your home property:  Shade. Perhaps most obviously, trees will provide shade. Whether you’re interested in reducing cooling costs by shading your home, or creating a beautiful oasis…

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