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HANDMADE CHRISTMAS DECOR AT WIESNERS!

Wiesner Brothers Nursery Inc wants to help bring the beauty of nature to your home for the holidays. Our handmade wreaths, poinsettias, Christmas trees, and Christmas swags make excellent decorations for your home. We also handcraft our grave pillows and blankets. Christmas swags are beautiful and versatile pieces great for decorating mantles, lamp posts, mailboxes, window [...]

By |2019-02-02T16:59:54-05:00November 30th, 2019|Holidays|Comments Off on HANDMADE CHRISTMAS DECOR AT WIESNERS!

CHRISTMAS TREES AND WREATHS ARE IN!

Wiesner Bros. Nursery has a wide selection of Fraser fir Christmas trees, ready and waiting for Staten  Islanders with a discerning eye for quality. You can come down to our 8 acre nursery and walk through our fresh, lush inventory of Christmas trees and wreaths. Find the perfect tree or wreath for your home holiday [...]

By |2019-02-02T16:34:51-05:00November 26th, 2019|Holidays|Comments Off on CHRISTMAS TREES AND WREATHS ARE IN!

HOW TO WRAP A FIG TREE FOR THE WINTER

Fig trees are a quite popular Mediterranean fruit that present an excellent addition to your yard. Although the trees prosper within warmer climates, there are preventative methods in which you can take in order to protect your fig tree from the harsh winter ahead.   Moving into the colder portion of the year, you will [...]

By |2019-02-02T15:28:06-05:00November 10th, 2019|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on HOW TO WRAP A FIG TREE FOR THE WINTER

THE FALL IS A GREAT TIME FOR PLANTING!

The cooler weather is upon us and the days have grown shorter. Nature has begun to tuck itself in for the winter with many plants starting to go dormant. With all the beauty starting to fade away, it is a great time of the year to fix up the garden. The spring has always been [...]

By |2019-11-02T09:29:32-04:00October 28th, 2019|Autumn plants, Gardening Tips|Comments Off on THE FALL IS A GREAT TIME FOR PLANTING!

WHY DO LEAVES CHANGE COLOR?

One of Mother Nature’s most beautiful times of the year is when she gets tired of the summer and decides it is finally time to start her fall display. Headlined by the deciduous trees shedding their leaves in preparation for the winter months. It is truly a sight to see when the Acer Saccharum turn their bright [...]

By |2019-02-02T15:23:20-05:00October 14th, 2019|Autumn plants|Comments Off on WHY DO LEAVES CHANGE COLOR?

TOP 4 FALL COLORS IN NEW YORK

Today, September 23rd, is the first day of Autumn. With the changing seasons comes the transformation of the colors around us. As the leaves change and the air cools, we are surrounded by golds, reds, and browns. We all love to see the colors change and the falling leaves; at least until we have to [...]

By |2019-02-02T15:22:04-05:00September 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TOP 4 FALL COLORS IN NEW YORK

WHY YOU SHOULD ADD PANSIES TO YOUR GARDEN

They are a great supplement to your standard annuals, such as petunias, marigolds, begonias etc. To have the most color in your garden, year round, it is a great idea to have pansies for the cooler months and switch to alternative annuals for the hotter months. When planted in the fall, pansies can last up to eight [...]

By |2019-02-02T15:13:51-05:00September 11th, 2019|Autumn plants|Comments Off on WHY YOU SHOULD ADD PANSIES TO YOUR GARDEN

ENJOY YOUR HYDRANGEA FLOWERS YEAR ROUND

One of the most popular and thoroughly enjoyed flowers in gardens are that of hydrangeas. Sadly they usually only last for a limited period of one to two months, depending on the weather. If properly preserved, they can be enjoyed year round. Steps to properly dry hydrangea flowers: The opertune time to cut off the [...]

By |2019-02-02T15:12:35-05:00September 2nd, 2019|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on ENJOY YOUR HYDRANGEA FLOWERS YEAR ROUND

TOP 5 WATERING MYTHS ADDRESSED

New and experienced gardeners alike commonly take for granted the action of watering their landscape.  Watering is widely perceived as a thoughtless and mundane task, when in fact it can truly make or break a landscape.  Too little or too much water can quickly make a plant’s environment uninhabitable causing it to die.  Today we [...]

By |2019-02-02T14:56:23-05:00August 18th, 2019|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on TOP 5 WATERING MYTHS ADDRESSED

THE BEST TREE FOR SUMMER FLOWERS

If you are looking for a colorful focal point to your yard in the hot summer months, look no further than the Crape Myrtle. Our climate is about as far north as this tree can survive, so it is a good idea to take advantage of all it has to offer. It’s flowers bloom in [...]

By |2019-02-02T14:53:02-05:00August 5th, 2019|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on THE BEST TREE FOR SUMMER FLOWERS