ROCKVILLE, Md. – The Landscape Contractors Association MD . DC . VA (LCA) has released the 6th edition of the Landscape Specification Guidelines. Written with landscape contractors, landscape architects and designers in mind, these guidelines provide green industry professionals with up-to-date research and techniques used in the landscape industry. Not only do they serve as a guide for specifying, installing and maintaining quality landscape projects, but they also promote horticulturally sound principles.
 
New to this edition, the Landscape Specification Guidelines are published as eight independent parts: Exterior Landscape Installation, Exterior Landscape Maintenance, Interior Landscape Installation and Maintenance, Irrigation, Non-Tidal Wetland Planting, Seeding and Sodding, Soils and Tree Preservation. Users can purchase the part(s) that are most relevant to their businesses.

Additionally, the guidelines are available for purchase through Amazon for Kindle.