LandArts ~ Creative Landscaping Design ~ Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Pittsborough, Hillsborough, Apex, Cary, North Carolina
   

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Association of Professional Landscape Designers provides information and resources on hiring a professional landscape designer. Professional landscape designers are qualified through education, training, and/or professional experience to design landscapes. APLD establishes industry standards of excellence.

 
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The JC Raulston Arboretum is a nationally acclaimed garden with the most diverse collection of landscape plants in the southeastern United States. Plants especially adapted to Piedmont North Carolina conditions are collected and evaluated in an effort to find superior plants for use in southern landscapes. Convienent to Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Durham, Cary, and Apex, the JC Raulston Arboretum is free and open to the public 365 days each year from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM (April through October) and 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (November through March). The Arboretum is located at 4415 Beryl Road near the NC State Fairgrounds.
 
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NC STATE PLANT FACT SHEETS provide an excellent resource for the North Carolina homeowner on plants that are well suited to this area. Pictures and details are provided on annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, grasses, ferns, bulbs, as well gardening topics such as planting to attract butterflies and birds and water gardening.
 
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HGTV has a wealth of information for the home landscaper on gardening, landscape design and installation. See Land Arts featured in the HGTV show Landscaper's Challenge coming May 17th, 18th, 26th, and July 22nd.  For more details, see the latest NEWS from LandArts!
 
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CAST Landscape Lighting manufactures state-of-the-art landscape lighting systems. Hand-crafted sand-cast solid bronze fixtures at a price comparable to painted aluminum. Be sure to check out the landscape lighting gallery illustrating many of the creative techniques we can use to enhance your property at night.
 
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I-Village’s Garden Web is “The Internet’s Garden and Home Community”-- Helpful resources for the homeowner on landscape design, ponds, rock gardens, zeriscaping, fire pits, stone masonry, irrigation systems, organic fertilization, wildlife habitats and naturalistic landscapes.
 
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Belgard Pavers for Patios and Walls are a durable, practical alternative to brick and stone. Their Celtik Wall retaining wall systems are a flexible, moderately-priced option for retaining and seating walls.
   
 Pondless streams are practically maintenance-free and
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