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Posted by & filed under Benefits of Nature, Health & Wellness

  Several months ago a good friend of mine sent me a link to an NPR interview he thought that I would find interesting.  “Don’t be put off by the name,” he said, “just listen to the whole segment and see what you think.”  Because he is a good friend and generally levelheaded, I put …

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Posted by & filed under Benefits of Nature, Gardens, Health & Wellness, Landscaping, Uncategorized

A few weeks ago, I thumbed through a half a dozen magazines as I sat waiting for my doctor’s appointment. Each had at least one article about the environment. Most focused on climate change and protecting our fragile world, but one was decidedly different. Instead of the big global issues which can sometimes seem so …

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Posted by & filed under Benefits of Nature, Commercial Landscaping, Gardens, Health & Wellness, Landscaping

I have a young granddaughter who has recently spent quite a bit of time in and out of children’s hospitals.  The last time we saw her there, we visited the hospital’s outdoor green space several times.  Each time we went, whether it was a sunny or rainy day, my granddaughter visibly changed, becoming more engaged …

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Posted by & filed under Benefits of Nature, Health & Wellness

    View from my front porch. Design by Embassy Landscape Group.       One of the physicians that I consulted several years ago kept a copy of the Hippocratic Oath in his office as a reminder to himself of his moral responsibilities to his patients. Adjacent to it he had some additional quotations …

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Posted by & filed under Health & Wellness

As part of our on-going commitment to excellence, Embassy Landscape Group and I would like to invite you to join us in exploring current topics and considering vital issues important to the Landscape Industry.  Check Embassy’s website for our semiweekly blogs; we welcome your feedback! My name is Sandra Nelson, and I will be your …

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Posted by & filed under Shrubs & Trees

WOODY – GOLDENRAIN TREE (Koelreuteria paniculata).  There are not many trees with such spectacular flowers as goldenrain tree this time of year.  Goldenrain trees have a storied history in American filmdom: think Elizabeth Taylor, Montgomery Clift, Lee Marvin, Eva Marie Saint, the Civil War, and the mysterious tree discoverable only via a trek to the …

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Posted by & filed under Grounds Maintenance, Landscaping, Shrubs & Trees

We are very honored to receive an award from MAGICouncil.  Embassy won the award for Landscape Improvement – Commercial Design/Build.  Our team performed a great job at East Hills Mall, installing plants, perennials, trees and seasonal color. MAGICouncil was formed in 1987 to help lawn and landscape professionals provide education for ourselves and the general …

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Posted by & filed under Landscaping, Shrubs & Trees

Why work with Embassy Landscape Group as your Design/Build Landscape company? Dynamic team of professionals Improved Design Improved Quality Long Term partnerships Customer Experience Embassy prides itself on being the best full-service Commercial Landscape Design/Build Company in the greater Kansas City area.  Working with clients in such areas as multi-family, office complexes, shopping centers and …

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Posted by & filed under Pavers

Embassy installs many patios throughout the Kansas City region.  Pavers are a great way to add an extension to your home.  Pavers are a low maintenance material that is extremely durable and can withstand the elements that Kansas City can have. Embassy’s onsite design team can assist you in Paver color selection, and style.  There are many …

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Posted by & filed under Landscaping

With spring right around the corner, there is much to be done in the landscaping world.  At Embassy Landscape we stay ahead of the curve, and provide our clients with the timely service they need.  Spring is the perfect time to: Edge your tree wells Edge your landscape beds Trim back Rose bushes Put down …

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