Akumal Sands, Inc. – Landscaper Serving Bend, OR – Our Blog

April 28, 2015
A view of VW's at the end of April.

Looking for Colorful Inspiration for the Garden?

It is still early in the gardening season here in Bend, OR. To get my color fix and let my imagination run wild about the spring […]
April 21, 2015
The right landscaping will enhance your house.

Why Hire a Landscape Company?

Generally, when we meet with potential clients, it is their first time working with a landscape company and they are unsure what to expect. If you […]
April 14, 2015
Orange Globe Mallow

Orange Globe Mallow – Central Oregon Plant of the Week

Orange Globe Mallow – Sphaeralcea munroana – Central Oregon Plant of the Week USDA Zones 4 -9 if you are looking for a colorful native perennial, […]
March 26, 2015

Today is National Spinach Day

Today is National Spinach Day. When researching this day, I was unable to find any historical references at to when it was started. There are no […]
March 24, 2015
Ducks in Pond

Landscape Design for the Birds

 While attending the High Desert Green Industry Conference, I had the opportunity to browse through some great books from Paulina Springs Books. I purchased Gardening for […]
March 14, 2015
Forsythia flowers are rays of sunshine.

Forsythia – Central Oregon Plant of the Week

If you are looking for a ray of golden sunshine this time of year in the garden, you should consider planting Forsythia, also known as Golden […]