Beware of the Boxwood Blight

Beware of the Boxwood Blight

Boxwood blight is a disease that can quickly ruin a gorgeous landscape. It is a fungal disease spreading quickly across North America. The disease causes black spots to form on leaves, along with elongated black lesions on twigs and stems. Rapid defoliation (in a...
PROPER WATERING

PROPER WATERING

Proper Lawn Watering is Probably the Most Overlooked Aspect of Lawn Care Since the axiom that, “Something is better than nothing” is usually true, It’s hard for many people to believe that  improper watering of your lawn can be worse than no...
Foliar Disease & Fungal Issues on Your Trees

Foliar Disease & Fungal Issues on Your Trees

It has been quite the beginning to the Spring season and now it’s heating up as we head towards summer. The heavy rains in the month of April and May have created ideal growing conditions for a number of fungal diseases that we are seeing in our urban forest. Many of...
2020 Insect Update

2020 Insect Update

New insect invading our area: The SPOTTED LATERNFLY has been found in multiple New Jersey counties. This invasive Asian insect was first discovered in the US in 2014 in Berks County Pennsylvania. The Spotted Lanternfly feeds on more than 70 species of trees, but the...
The Importance of Fall Fertilizing Due to Recent Weather Patterns

The Importance of Fall Fertilizing Due to Recent Weather Patterns

Recent weather patterns in New Jersey have consisted of excessive rainfall and high wind patterns, resulting in thinner canopy sizes, early fall colors caused by fungal leafspot fungi that parasitized the leaves, or a weakened root system. All of these are indications...
How Preemergent Can Provide a Great Looking Lawn All Year

How Preemergent Can Provide a Great Looking Lawn All Year

A beautiful lawn, the New Jersey dream. Weeds are a buzzkill when it comes to beautiful lawns, but have no fear! Preemergent herbicides are here to help! This treatment will be able to kick out those pesky weeds that leave your lawn looking imperfect and blemished...