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Top 10 Tools Every New Jersey Gardener Needs

c/o: Fran Linden Whether you’re an avid gardener or just getting started with a new hobby, there are certain gardening tools that every gardener needs. As we ease into the spring, now is a great time to get the tools you need and have everything in order. You’ll beat the crowds and have full access to all types of tools ...

March To-Do List for Your New Jersey Garden

c/o: Roberto V. We’re nearly halfway through March, and many of us are thinking spring. Fortunately, you can start getting to work this month, as there is plenty to do to prep your New Jersey garden for the spring. We’ll tell you how. Step 1: Order your seeds Now is a great time to purchase the seeds you want so ...

Landscaping Tips for Spring

With the beginning of spring those of us who are fortunate enough to have a garden should do a bit of preparation for the seasons ahead. There are some priceless tips that you should take to heart whether you have a professionally landscaped garden or not. The last frost that we get is usually around the middle of May, depending ...

Perennial Confusion, or, “What The Heck Is Going On This Spring?”

Last year, as you've read (and read, and read....), was a year for weather upheavals.  I was so looking forward to starting the new growing season on a new topic, but here in the Northeast, Mother Nature is toying with us again. St. Patrick's Day 2012 was a picture-perfect day in Northern Jersey, and I took the opportunity to get ...

Addicted to Annuals and Perennials in New Jersey

Annuals bring beauty all summer long. Mother's Day is right around the corner, and the nurseries are stocked full with annual flowers.  Here at Horizon Landscape, Debbie is busy keeping her list up to date preparing for our yearly order.  The varieties and colors or annuals are seemingly endless, but the time to buy them is relatively short.   Why ...

Drainage Solutions for your Bergen County Property

Today is a visually stunning spring day in Wyckoff, NJ – the sky is the most beautiful blue with just a smattering of puffy clouds.  It is a welcome sight after the many days of continual rain and drizzle we just had.  As much as we are itching to start writing about all things green, a soggy wet area in …

Springtime “Snow” Cover in Bergen County

Spring is arriving.  The weather is warmer, the birds are back, the trees are beginning to bud, and my lawn is………white?A winter of record snowfall and sustained freezing temperatures has created the perfect setting for spring “snow”, otherwise known as snow mold.  Unfortunately, no lawn is immune – even the lushest lawns at the end of last season are falling …