Native Perennials and Erosion Control

Native perennials are not only aesthetically pleasing and beneficial to local flora and fauna, but also a great means of erosion control. Root systems of perennials are exponentially deeper than [...]

Eco-Friendly Snow Removal Tips

We were lucky enough to make it through a mild November and December, but we knew it wouldn’t last… Here are some eco-friendly snow removal tips to help get you through the winter [...]

Native Plants in the Landscape

What are Native Plants? A native plant, also called indigenous, is a plant that has naturally evolved in a particular region without human intervention. What are some benefits of Native Plants? [...]

Safety Tips for Children Mowing Lawns

Mowing lawns can be a positive coming-of-age experience for teens, as well as a great opportunity to learn responsibility and earn extra income. Keep these tips in mind to feel comfortable that [...]

Landscape Care For the Fall Season

Fall is the best time to plant flowering trees, shrubs & perennials –the temps are cooler and typically we have more rain. Landscape contractors also love to build hardscape features like [...]

Formecology Celebrates 10 Year Milestone!

Formecology, LLC reaches a 10 year milestone under the ownership of landscape architect, John Gishnock III, in Evansville, Wisconsin. When Gishnock acquired the existing nine year old business [...]

Love Your Lakes, Don’t Leaf Them!

      #1- What you do with your leaves affects the lakes -When leaf piles sit in the street, wind and rain carry them to drains and eventually into lakes and streams. Leaves [...]

Eco-Friendly Back-To-School Tips

As families and their children prepare for back-to-school, here a few eco-friendly tips to utilize throughout the school year: • Take an inventory of what you already have that can be used again. [...]