Category Archives: Featured Articles

Chicago Flower & Garden Show 2017

Did you miss the traditional Chicago Flower & Garden Show at Navy Pier this past week? Take a look at the slideshow of our visit below! We were fortunate enough to have a private tour with the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association's (ILCA) Women's Networking Group. This year the show theme was "Chicago's Blooming" and Navy…
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2016 Unilock Awards of Excellence

2016 Unilock Awards of Excellence 2016 Unilock Awards of Excellence recognizes top designers and contractors for outstanding and skillful work. Bret-Mar Landscape was a top finalist in Unilock’s “Best project under 1,000 square feet”. Over 450 projects were submitted this year and only 9 were selected as top finalists in this category. As a very…
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Tucker’s Plant of the Month: Dendranthema (Garden Chrysanthemum)

Tucker's Plant of the Month: Dendranthema (Garden Chrysanthemum) First of all, Happy Halloween everyone! The Garden Chrysanthemum is the most common and popular fall annual. How can you not love the bold yellow, orange, red, burgundy, pink, and white flower color of the Garden Chrysanthemum. While Chrysanthemums are a popular annual, they can be treated…
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Tucker’s Plant of the Month: Thuja occidentalis ‘Techny’

Tucker's Plant of the Month: Thuja occidentalis 'Techny' Thuja occidentalis 'Techny' or commonly known as Techny Arborvitae is the ultimate screen or privacy plant. It is evergreen so it stays green all year long while growing in a tall and narrow habit which is great for along property lines to provide privacy without taking up…
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