Dramatic Winter Damage

winter damage from freeze

Although we didn’t write this or record it, we think it has some excellent information. Although this past season didn’t cause as much dramatic winter damage, there were some very cold nights that damaged even hardy landscaping as seen in these images: And, recently, we did have several late frosts throughout the Nashville area. If […]

Now is the Time to Plan for Spring Color

planting bulbs in fall leads to spring flowers

Are you interested in seeing cheerful Daffodils (sometimes referred to as Buttercups or Jonquils) and colorful Tulips blooming in your lawn next spring?  With the cooler temperatures upon us and everyone getting ready to settle inside to stay warm and cozy throughout the winter, it is hard to think about future landscape designs.  But now […]

Landscape Issues from the Flash Freeze

Between December 22nd and December 23rd, 2022, middle Tennessee experienced a severe weather change called a flash freeze.  This extreme and rapid temperature drop of approximately 50+ degrees occurred across our area in a matter of hours and many customers are experiencing landscape issues.  The flash freeze did adversely affect many plants; particularly evergreens such […]

Oh, My Allergies!


We’ve heard this a lot in the past few weeks while performing annual aerating and reseeding. Everyone is sniffling and sneezing. There are a few possible culprits. This time of year there are multiple things contributing to what we refer to collectively as hay fever but it may not be what you think it is. […]

Plants, Grass & Watering Guidelines

middle TN recommendations for watering plants, shrubs and grass

Bear Creek Landscapes & Design provides these guidelines to help ensure the landscaping we install thrives on your property. The information provided below is a guideline for watering your plants. Please refer to any specific instructions provided to you or contact us if you have questions. Spring and Fall:  The first week the plants are […]