What are 3 benefits of landscaping in Elmhurst

Landscaping can bring numerous benefits to homeowners, businesses, and communities, both aesthetically and practically. Here are some of the key benefits of landscaping Aesthetically pleasing Landscaping enhances the beauty of a property by adding visual interest, color, and texture. A well-designed landscape can create a relaxing and ... More

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Grass- Miscanthus, Variegated

This ornamental grass has a loose mounded yet arching habit. The leaves are green with white stripes creating a variation in foliage color. Variegated Maiden Grass prefers full sun but can tolerate some shade, and creates movement and sound in the landscape when the wind blows through the grasses. More

Hosta, Gold Standard

This hosta has unique leaves that emerge light green with narrow dark green edges and then turn chartreuse centered by mid summer. It can be used as a bold speciman accent plant or a large scale ground cover. The flowers are lavender and bloom mid to late summer. More

Ivy, Boston

Boston Ivy is great vine to climb up brick walls, trellises, and other structures. The plants can grow from 6-10' each season and up to about 50' overall (obviously limited by the size of the structure it grows on). This is a tough, attractive, low maintenance plant that will grow just about anywhere. More

Lilac, Dwarf Korean

Like other lilacs, the Dwarf Korean blooms in approximately May in a beautiful lavendar-purple. The sweet fragrance is sought after. This plant is very hardy in this area and is resistant to mildew (which can be a problem in other lilacs). The compact uniform shape make Dwarf Korean Lilac a useful plant for the home landscape. More

Maple, Red Sunset

Red Sunset maple is a vigorous grower with a pyramidal to rounded form. In the summer it has very lustrous green foliage that turns shades of red in the fall. Red maples also have an attractive silvery bark that looks nice in the winter. More

Pine, Mugo


Grass- Carex, Ice Dance

This perennial does well as a groundcover in small to medium gardens. It has dark leaves with white edges and floral spikes form in spring. It should be planted in part shade. More

Yew, Everlow

Really low spreading yew, dark green foliage More

Spruce, Colorado Blue

This blue to silvery needled evergreen grows in a nice pyramidal shape with strong horizontal branching effects. Care must be taken to give these trees in a large enough space as they get rather large at maturity, up to 60' at maturity in cultivation. This spruce is reliably hardy and adaptable to most sites. Colorado Spruce is nice as a ... More

Virginia Creeper

This attractive plant will climb almost any rough surface or can be planted as a groundcover. It's a great native plant to use to cover unattractive walls or to bring green into smaller spaces. Its chief ornamental attribute is its brilliant red fall color. More



Grass- Northern Sea Oats

This native grass makes an excellent groundcover and accent plant. It is known for its fish-scale shaped spikes that appear in midsummer above green foliage. This is one of a few grasses that do well in the shade. More

Hosta, Golden Tiara

This hosta is a smaller scale perennial with chartreuse edged, medium green, round-shaped leaves.Because of its small stature, this hosta is perfect for edging planting beds that are in full shade or partial shade exposures. The flowers are lavender and bloom in July and August More

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Erica – Premier Dermatology     
"I would gladly refer your company to my friends and neighbors. I just wish I had taken pictures of the backyard before the transformation. My backyard is now beautiful and I can't wait to entertain."
Carol – Naperville     
"I wanted to thank you for your great service, and our beautiful brick patio. We receive compliments from people who walk by our home on their way to the park. Some have brought their friends and relatives by to see it. It has transformed the way our home looks, and provides a warm and elegant entrance for anyone who comes to visit us."
Kathy & Frank – Hoffman Estates     
"Please send our thanks and appreciation to Scott Hutchings. He worked with us on our landscape project from design to completion. He took the time to revisit us three different times to answer questions and help us make changes to achieve our goal. We could not be more pleased with the final outcome and I am happy to say that many people have come by to ask who we worked with and tell us how beautiful our landscape looks."
Ron and Mary – St. Charles     
"Ben, Thank you for all your hard work and planning for the installation of our patio and front walk. We greatly appreciate your professionalism and dedication to seeing the project through with great results. It turned out so well, and I could not be happier with the end result."
Joseph – Lake Zurich     
"I was motivated to write because the quality of the product and service exceeded my expectations. To Jenny Ubben who provided a superb design and Ben Ubben whose customer service and follow through were much appreciated and to the crew who completed the landscape, I want to extend a sincere thanks."
Brad – Fox River Grove     
"The design of our patio was unique and outstanding. He took the time necessary to determine what would be best for our needs and he always made us feel like the job at our house was his top priority."
Wayne – Elmhurst     
"Audrey, You are a pleasure to work with and the landscape team did a beautiful job. Thank you!"
Cathy and Bob – Downers Grove     
"What a joy to look out from the windows and admire your work along with coming home at night to a beautiful entrance. Grant & Power Landscaping has exceeded our expectations!"
Joe and Jan – Wayne     
"The entire experience has been enjoyable. We want to thank Jan, Elias Hernandez, Pedro Miranda, Alberto Hernandez and Miguel Monnarez. Each one had a part in making our dream come true. The entire installation process was done with care."
Fernando and Sandra – Wayne     
"All of our neighbors comment on the wonderful improvement we made. It actually surpassed even our own expectations. Hats off to Jan, Angel and all others who contributed to this success. What Teamwork!"
Helen and Harold – North Riverside     
I would like to thank you for the exceptional work that you did on our front landscape. You transformed our ideas, perfected them and gave us a unique, beautiful piece of art. We knew, the day that we met you, you were the one."
Dan and Sandra – Naperville     
"Working with Grant & Power has been a pleasure from start to finish. Thank you for the great work! From our first to last contact, we have been impressed with the professionalism of the firm."
John and Wendy – Rolling Meadows     
"For people who want a beautiful landscape...but who also want a responsive partner and great ideas...you won't do any better than Grant & Power."
Michelle and Don – Lisle     
"I would say that my experience with Grant & Power Landscaping was defined by integrity, initiative, and follow-through, key traits that I value highly. I have been happy to praise G&P to others, and will continue to do so. I am now, finally, looking forward to a beautiful spring and summer in my restored back yard."
Maura – Hinsdale     
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