Posts Tagged "solution center"

SPRING LAWN LOVE

Posted on April 5th, 2018

Show your lawns some love this spring.  Not only did trees & shrubs suffer from this snowy & windy winter, our lawns struggled quite a bit too.  Snow plows scraped up edges of lawns along roads and driveways.  Snow shovels scuffed up the lawns alongside walkways. Heavy, wet snow sat on our lawns causing bare […]

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SALT, SUN, SNOW, WIND, ANIMALS

Posted on December 6th, 2017

WHAT DO THEY ALL HAVE IN COMMON? (How to protect our plants in winter) The Winter Warlock is coming soon.  With him he brings salt, sun, wind, snow and animals.  This does not sound too bad, does it?!  Hmmm.  Let’s think about this.  Salt, delicious in our food.  Sun, great for supplying us with Vitamin […]

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Don’t let the mouse run up the clock!

Posted on November 1st, 2017

(KEEPING RODENTS UNDER CONTROL FOR THE WINTER) Hickory Dickory Dock, don’t let those mice run up the clock or anywhere else in your house for that matter.  As it gets cold; mice, squirrels, chipmunks, and rodents get desperate.  They start running around like “three blind mice” foraging for food and looking for warm and cozy […]

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Lawn Love

Posted on September 21st, 2017

Your lawn loves you.  Do you love it back?  Your lawn lets you walk on it, play ball on it, picnic on it, and just take plain old advantage of it.  What do you do for your lawn? Do you show it any love.  There are so many ways to care for your lawn but […]

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WE LEARN NEW THINGS EVERY DAY

Posted on September 7th, 2017

IF ONLY TREES & SHRUBS COULD TALK TO US, WE COULD LEARN SO MUCH MORE! If only trees & shrubs could talk to us.  Oh the things they would tell us!  They could let us know when they need some water, when they have had too much to drink, if an insect or disease is […]

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Thirsty Grass Seed

Posted on September 1st, 2017

So you are thinking of planting a new lawn or just filling in your existing one.  Don’t just think about it, do it!  I am a huge fan of seeding, whether it is a brand new lawn, filling in bare patches or thickening up your existing turf, now is the perfect time to tackle this […]

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Don’t skip the green bag!

Posted on August 25th, 2017

THE RIGHT STEP FOR YOUR LAWN NOW CHOOSE MILORGANITE OR ESPOMA ORGANIC ALL SEASON LAWN FOOD IT IS NOT FALL YET!  Do not get too hasty.  It is not quite time for Fall Lawn Food.  I know as soon as September hits, we all get a little impatient and start rushing Fall.  Don’t rush.  Take […]

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Notorious B.U.G

Posted on June 12th, 2017

Hey, we got some notorious bugs comin’ at ya this spring.  Keep your eyes open for these trouble makers.  Here is the line-up: THE 4-LINED PLANT BUG is tearing it up on Catmint, Montauk Daisies, Basil, Salvia, Hydrangeas and many more. Damage:   Usually you see the damage before you see this speedy artist.  Look […]

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Getting the Best out of Annuals

Posted on May 18th, 2017

PUSH YOUR ANNUALS TO THE MAXIMUM THEY CAN HANDLE IT! (Annual plant care in containers) Push your annuals to the maximum this year.  They can handle it.  I promise!  We get to enjoy annual flowers for such a short period of time so let’s get the most out of them.  Darlene in the greenhouse put […]

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Tick Control

Posted on May 4th, 2017

“AN OUNCE OF PREVENTION IS WORTH A POUND OF CURE” (TICK CONTROL IS NO JOKE) Ticks are no joke.  Ticks are one arachnid that no one should mess around with.  The diseases that they carry and transfer to humans and pets are serious.  There is even a new disease caused by ticks known as Powassan.  […]

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