Plant Ideas – Groundcover

Plant Ideas – Groundcover

In this video, Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturalist Kevin Prall discusses a great evergreen ground-cover you can use in your Pittsburgh landscape. Myrtle or Vinca is a tried and true, versatile ground cover for shady areas. This plant is great for covering  bulbs,...
Landscape Design Ideas

Landscape Design Ideas

Eichenlaub can help you with your landscape architectural planning, planting and other installation needs.  We have samples of Parasoleil panels at our outdoor living studio in Millvale.   just give us a call or send an email to set up an appointment to meet with one...
“Parasoleil” : What Is It and Why Is It So Cool

“Parasoleil” : What Is It and Why Is It So Cool

Lattice Panels, Shade Structures, and Pergolas are just a few of the many architectural details that can transform the landscape or outdoor space from “Nice” to “WOW”   If you are looking to screen an undesirable view, create overhead...
3 Ideas for Outdoor Shade

3 Ideas for Outdoor Shade

There is no sense going another summer in the heat. Here are some ideas to help you get you patio space and other areas around your home into some cool shade Pergola.  A pergola is an outdoor structure consisting of columns that support some type of roofing grid of...
Why should you add plants to your water feature

Why should you add plants to your water feature

In this video Pittsburgh water feature expert Scott Rudolph discuss 3 important roles plants play in our water gardens.   Transcription Scott with Eichenlaub here. Today we’re here at a pond we installed about 2 seasons ago. And you can see that we’ve gotten some...