Trees

June 04 2015
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How to Determine What Your Plants Need

Like all life on Earth, plants have certain needs for survival. It’s the proper satisfaction of those needs that leads to a truly beautiful landscape. When it comes to NJ lawn and irrigation services, the summer is certainly no time to skimp. Having these services performed on your property can make the difference between awe-inspiring […]

June 03 2015
commercial maintenance

Controlling Fungus During the Hot Months

Nothing puts a damper on an otherwise beautiful yard or garden quite like fungus. It comes in gradually. It grows quietly. And it can quickly become a major nuisance if not properly addressed. So how can you combat this looming threat? HOW IT STARTS: During the spring and summer months, when plants start coming back […]

TRELLISES AND CLIMBING PLANTS, VINES

Trellises offer charm even as they stand alone but, most people can’t wait to plant a climbing plant to enhance the trellis with natural beauty. Consider adding a trellis to your front or back yard, side yard, courtyard or walkway. You can add a traditional look with ivy or toss in color with flowers, berries…even […]

December 17 2014
soil

UNDERSTANDING SOIL TYPES

For gardeners and property owners, there are up to five different soil types that you can utilize for lawn, garden and landscaping.  Each of the five is made up of a combination of three types of weathered rock particles: sand, silt, and clay.  The balance of how these three particles are combined defines the soil’s […]

Ideas for Autumn – Enhancing your home

The front porch and entryway is the place where your home makes a first impression. Let’s get this important asset to your home shined up and ready for the festive season, with visits from friends and family! Replace old hardware House numbers, the entry door lockset, a wall-mounted mailbox, your doorbell plaquard, and an overhead […]

Trees and their Uses

Any landscape professional will tell you that trees can add a lot of interest to your property. They surely can, but there are also other benefits, like shade – and barriers from wind or noise. In fact, trees provide a lot more for us than we ever consider. The uses for and benefits of trees […]

ADDING SHADE TO YOUR PROPERTY

We love the summer sun, with the way it makes things like swimming pools, lemonade, and wildflowers enhance our summer days. But sometimes, it’s too hot, and we seek escape from that same sun that we love! If you want to make your backyard, front yard, sideyard, driveway or walkways – any area of your […]

Flowers of the Northeastern United States

Despite the harsh winters throughout the northeastern region of the country, there are an abundance of plantings that are robust in color, of all shapes and sizes, that thrive despite their location.   They range from towering trees, bushes, and ground covers to blooming and flowering plants. And, unlike more  tender garden flowers, Northeast natives are very cold […]