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Tag Archives: Central Austin Landscapers

Super Drought Tolerant Plants for Central Texas

As a designer it is my job to know plants and in a world that is short on drinkable water, it is everyone’s responsibility to create low water solutions in the landscape. Central Texas is loaded with spectacular drought tolerant plants, shrubs and trees that are low maintenance and stunning with color for both sun …

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“Yeah, I Can Do That”, Landscaping and the Educated Consumer

This blog was inspired after I had yet another meeting with an HOA member whose commercial landscaper had run them through the ringer and they never saw it coming. What I realized however, was that this is a not an HOA problem, or even a commercial vs residential problem but this is a consumer problem …

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What Does Your Landscape Say About You?

Whether you like your yard simple and Green or loaded with flowers and colors there is a yard style with your name on it. As a landscape consultant my mission is one thing…make your yard the best expression of you and your lifestyle as is possible. A landscape consultation is a tremendous value as it saves you money …

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Interview with Austin-Architect.com

This interview was done with Austin’s own Austin-Architect.com which is an online magazine that features local Architects and the businesses that support this community. check out my interview, then check out their home page at http://www.austin-architect.com and “like” them on facebook. Lisa LaPaso Lisa’s Landscape & Design “Saving the Planet One Yard at a Time”

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The Wonders of Tarragon

Did you know that Tarragon is in the Sunflower family, or that it is one of the most commonly used herbs on our food??  Fresh Tarragon has an essential volatile oil, chemically identical with that of Anise. Dried Tarragon’s flavor is not as intense so when using fresh herb, use sparingly until you are comfortable …

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