Houseplants in the Winter

By | 2018-02-20T16:50:23+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Design Center, Garden Center|

Houseplants in the Winter The Ted Lare Look Are you feeling a little of those winter blues? When the winter temperatures drop and the outside world gets frosty, our houseplants are the green aesthetic boost that we need. However, the darker and drier winter conditions can be hard on your beautiful houseplants. [...]

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Des Moines Seeding Calendar

By | 2018-02-14T15:46:12+00:00 February 10th, 2018|Design Center, Garden Center|

Des Moines, Seeding Calendar The Ted Lare Look The freshest flavors of the summer undeniably come from your own garden. Who doesn’t want to enjoy and share a summer dinner with the fruits of their labors? One of this year’s healthiest trends focuses on homegrown food. Summer is the best time to enjoy [...]

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How To Design a Statement-Making Container Garden

By | 2018-02-05T18:04:30+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Design Center, Garden Center|

How to Design a Statement-Making Container Garden The Ted Lare Look Container design of the past was traditionally a painstaking endeavor to create perfect, identically manicured lawns and flower displays. The well-maintained lawns and gardens of mid-century suburbia were undeniably gorgeous – but so restricted that they lacked personality or flair. Contemporary [...]

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Landscape Design Trends: Man-Made Stone? Pros and Cons

By | 2018-02-05T15:28:49+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Design Center, Design Trends, Landscape Design|

Landscape Design Trends: Man-Made Stone? Pros and Cons The Ted Lare Look Landscaping with the purpose of changing the aesthetic and function of your backyard space is likely to involve stone at some point in the process. Stone is a material that continues to remain at the center of modern landscaping and outdoor [...]

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Landscape Design Trends: Seat Walls & Columns

By | 2018-02-05T15:23:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Design Center, Design Trends, Landscape Design|

Landscape Design Trends: Seat Walls & Columns The Ted Lare Look Seating is about inviting people to feel at home and relaxed, and this trend is all about making it easier to relax outdoors. While extra chairs can eat up space and distract from the aesthetic of your outdoor space, a seating wall [...]

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