Coulter Gardens & Nursery's big red barn, full of everything necessary to grow gardens and tend lawns, rests on a sprawling five acres. Knowledgeable staffers acquaint guests with an arsenal of planting paraphernalia such as 12-pound sacks of Ferti-lome A-vert lawn food ($29.95), enough to satisfy the cravings of 2,000 square feet of greens while defending helpless lawns from predatory weed wolves for up to six months. Live plants like Hardy Boy annual flowers ($1.99 for a four-pack) and 3- to 4-year-old fruit trees ($36.95) spring from pots, and a variety of grass, flower, and vegetable seeds wait for soil. Those looking to trick out backyards can peruse Coulter's orderly stacks of nestling terra-cotta pots and strings of fluttering wind chimes, or apply their Groupon toward a larger purchase, such as a Backyard Adventures tree house or jungle gym to really indulge horticultural mid-life crises.
House of Flowers' floral design supervisor Rosemary Traba is a certified Texas Master Florist who regularly trains the staff at House of Flowers in the latest arrangement, design techniques, and rogue blossom containment protocols. Their petal palace features wide flower selections onsite and large walk-in coolers. Decorate a home for autumn with the Bountiful rose bouquet ($29.99), featuring red and orange spray roses and seeded eucalyptus in a ceramic pumpkin container, or make friends with the six-inch teddy bear embracing a vase of purple lisianthus and feathery limonium in the Big Hug bouquet ($47.99). For a numerically rebellious bouquet, opt for the Texas Dozen roses, which contains 15 long-stem red roses ($65).
Since 1917, Sutherlands has fostered fetching homes and lavish lawns with a multitude of garden necessities, construction supplies, and more. A helping of sustainable Vortex potting soil ($9.99) in an ornate Monteverde rust planter ($16.99) aids newly adopted rose bushes ($7.99 each) in achieving dreams of growing into majestic redwoods. Green Max Southern Lawn Fertilizer ($18.99) and GrubEx bug killer ($18.99) sustain and safeguard surrounding grass, and the Bond three-piece pruning combo set ($14.99) and Corona 10-foot tree pruner ($38.99) keep outdoor adornment from sprouting hazardous overgrowth or unsightly dreadlock hairstyles.
Devault's Floral & Gift Shop crafts multihued masterpieces of scent, texture, and pigment. Though they specialize in modern spray arrays, Devault's also offers European and traditional arrangements, such as the arrive in style, a conglomeration of Asiatic lilies, light pink roses, cushion spray chrysanthemums, and more ($34.95). The isle of white celebrates birthdays and successful military coups with a simple array of creme roses and white Asiatic lilies in a bubble vase ($42.95), and purple tulips bask in a clear glass vase ($34.95 for 10). Devault Floral also offers same-day delivery for its fragrant wares, though the Groupon cannot be applied to the $7.50 delivery charge.
Curb Appeal of Amarillo's terrain trainers enhance the outer appearance of homes and commercial buildings with a wide array of greenery grooming services. A professional team of groundskeepers puts the kibosh on time-consuming chores like mowing and raking, trimming away nature's rough edges with precision snips and a team of goats. Schedule an array of calendar-spanning seasonal services, including mucking out gutters to keep downspouts flowing freely, raking piles of layabout leaves, or shoveling away the haunting stares of half-built snowmen. Curb Appeal's yard designers also handle aesthetic upkeep, spotlighting statuary with landscape lighting or adding floral focal points with flower-bed installations.
The family of gardeners at Green Thumb Lawn Care mixes a special blend of fertilizer, which has helped them nourish saplings, flower beds, and lush, verdant lawns since 2005. Among their beautification techniques, aeration opens channels for nutrients to flow into the soil and be absorbed by grass and tree roots, and edging sharpens the appearance of walkways by clearing scraggly overgrowth and long-haired hippies from their margins. The team revs up their mowers on a weekly or bi-weekly basis for their lawn-maintenance programs, or can make a special visit to rip out a tree stump or give gardens gone to seed a seasonal makeover.