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Exterior Plant Asparagus Fern

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Asparagus Fern is a branching perennial herb with tough green aerial stems which are sparsely covered with spines. The leaves are actually leaf-like cladodes, which are 0.8-2 cm long and 0.1-0.2 cm wide, and arise in groups of four or more from the stem. Occurring in spring, the small white or pinkish-white flowers are 0.3-0.5 […]

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Exterior Plant Anthurium

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Anthurium grows in many forms, mostly evergreen, bushy or climbing epiphytes with roots that can hang from the canopy all the way to the floor of the rain forest.  The stems are short to elongate with a length between 15 and 30 cm. The simple leaves come in many shapes; most leaves are to be found at the […]

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Smart Irrigation Month

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July is officially Smart Irrigation Month, which is a public awareness campaign to promote efficient water use. As we all know, water is our most precious natural resource. Here is a relatively new and exciting way in which Silversand Services can help you save money when it comes to irrigating your property or lawn. Smart […]

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Tree Stressors

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We are seeing very interesting symptoms in the established trees on our properties right now. Initially this season, we saw very little signs of stress, insect, or disease (fewer incidences than normal). Here in the last few weeks, we have seen signs of stress in established trees. We have also received isolated reports of older […]

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2013 Trade Show

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Come out and see these CRAZY sales guys! They will be at the Sam Houston Race Park on Friday 9/13 from 11am-5pm for the 2013 Community Associations Institute “CAI” Trade Show. Stop by and say hello! We hope to see many familiar faces and meet some new ones as well! This year’s theme is “Here’s […]