Shrub Care

Spring Scourges and Ecology

Spring Scourges and Ecology

March is a funny sort of month; anything can be expected to happen and much of it does. There are faux springs and bitter winds, just a typical March of any year. And just like the month of March with its interesting weather come two springtimes scrouges, and...

Spring: It IS Coming

Spring! It IS coming!

Maybe it was when the snow shovel broke under the weight of the combined ice and snow from the last storm, or the weatherperson’s chipper voice announcing another spate of ‘weather concerns’ this week’. Whatever the reason, in mid-February in New Jersey,...

The Best Shrubs and Hedges for New Jersey Lawns

The Best Shrubs and Hedges for New Jersey Lawns

Sometimes you love your neighbors, sometimes not.  Or the neighbors, who are lovely, decide to put a hot tub on their raised deck in the direct line of sight of your children's play area.  Either way privacy shrubbery can solve or mask the...

Mulching &Tree Care -More Does Not Equal Better

Proper mulching offers your trees the same benefits that a dense forest floor offers trees in the forest. It is especially important for trees that may be struggling with infestation or disease, or for newly planted trees. However, when it comes to mulch - more does not equal better. In fact - a...