In a recent AL.com article, Birmingham Water Works asked customers to reduce their water usage due to the current drought. The BWW service area is currently under a Stage Two Drought Watch. “If a reduction in water usage does not happen soon, the BWW will activate the Stage Three Drought Warning phase of our drought […]
John Richter accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and challenged The Richter Landscape Company Staff. Jason Cooper, Graham Wiseman, Andrew Martin all accepted and Jackie Carroll assisted in shooting the video. We thought this would give the entire RLC team a few laughs on a Monday afternoon and help support fight against ALS. Everyone had a […]
Casino Royale PALS 3rd Annual Casino Royale Fundraiser and Silent Auction will be held Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 7-10 p.m. at the library. We are pleased to announce Richter Landscape Company, LLC as the presenting sponsor of the event. Guests will enjoy live music, casino games with professional dealers, complimentary food and beverages and a silent […]
Snapdragons: Want to add something different to your fall color flowers this year? Then snapdragons might be what you need. Snapdragons get their name from the fact that you can gently squeeze the sides of the flower and see jaws of a dragon head snap closed. All of the blooms come in multiple colors and […]
Halloween Safety: As Halloween is just around the corner, be sure to be extra safe this year. Kids will have sugar on their minds and may not look both ways before crossing streets. So be extra cautious while driving, and watch for kids. Richter Landscape Company hopes you have a fun and safe Halloween this […]
Field Pansies: While at your local farmers market this past weekend, you might have noticed Pansy’s for sale. Be sure not to confuse Field Pansies (also known as Viola Bicolor) with typical Garden Pansies (Viola Tricolor). Field Pansies are commonly known as a herb and are sometimes used to help with asthma, skin diseases and eczema. […]
Aeration: After a year of a being trampled upon by various activities that tend to pack the soil, the grass roots need a breath of fresh air for respiration that only proper aeration can provide. This helps the root systems better establish themselves for the coming winter. If water is pooling where it didn’t before, […]
The Benefits of Mulch Mulch play an important roll to a healthy landscape. During the growing season it helps by retaining moisture for plant material to use while insulating the roots during the winter months. A good layer of mulch also keeps the weeds suppressed.