Outdoor Plants That Even You Can’t Kill

  Purple Rain Desert Rose No, it’s not only music superstar Prince’s magnum opus, it’s also a gorgeous species of sage properly named Salvia Verticillata. This border flower can accentuate any garden, and they even attract butterflies! These smoke-colored lavender-like plants only need moist soil to grow, and do best in full sunlight. Desert Rose […]

5 Quick Tips for an Awesome Backyard Landscape

Beginning landscapers often want to redo their backyard but aren’t really sure what they want to do with it. One option is to hire a professional landscaping company to do the job for you. Not everyone has the funds (or desire) to do this, however, and your backyard is the perfect spot to start with […]

Should you hire a landscape designer?

Before you start your landscape project, consider a professional design. Check out this article on Canadian Living about hiring a landscape designer. Continue on to the article

Designing Planting Beds in Edmonton

Garden design in Edmonton can be challenging. There are many factors to consider before even starting to design your garden such as: climactic zones, micro-climates, soil composition and drainage. The Edmonton climatic zone is Zone 3b, this does limit the choices we can make with regard to plant selection. In ideal circumstances we may be […]

Dangers of Foundation Settling to Your Landscape

Buying a brand new home can be a very exciting time for the home owner, and with that excitement can bring an eagerness to begin your new landscape project. Caution and understanding of common building practices in Edmonton is extremely important before you begin any work. Typically when a home foundation is being poured, the […]

The Genesis of Little Creek Landscaping

I would like in this blog to share with you the genesis of our name and logo. About Ten years ago, our founder Greg Linker was sitting in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, enjoying the sound of a creek rushing and the majesty of Mother Earth. He marveled at the precision with which natural […]