Solving the Moss Problem

Moss is a common problem in many home landscapes. The home gardener may spend many hours of time and a great deal of money in an attempt to control it. Unfortunately, the results are futile if the cultural conditions that favor moss are not understood.  There are many potential causes of moss invasions including thinning…

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Storm Chasing

The seemingly non-stop succession of nor’easters hitting the east coast during March, 2018 has resulted in catastrophic damage from high winds and downed trees. With four storms in less than three weeks, thousands of residents along the eastern coastline have been left reeling with no power and no relief in sight. In the wake of…

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Salt Accumulation

Salt accumulation can have serious consequences for your landscape.  This photograph taken on a Greenwich, CT property is a perfect example of the damage that can be inflicted by repeated winter salt accumulation in the soils of landscape plantings. This row of White Pine (Pinus strobus) in our clients back yard is planted directly against…

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Dormant Season Pruning

The Dormant Season is Almost Over! Now is the time to have your trees inspected and pruned.  As we emerge from the dormant season things will change quickly. Before you know it, your landscape will be bursting with new growth! Not surprisingly, many people pay less attention to their trees and landscape at the end…

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