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WHEN SHOULD I START PLANNING MY LANDSCAPE DESIGN PROJECT?

The first day of Spring is March 20th, which means now is a great time to start planning for this years gardening. Whether it be just a few plants or a re-design of an overgrown front yard, the Wiesner staff will be more than happy to help you reach your goal. Planning When it comes to [...]

By |2019-02-12T14:33:33+00:00March 15th, 2019|Landscaping Tips|0 Comments

THE BENEFITS OF HOUSEPLANTS IN YOUR HOME

House plants not only add an artistic touch to ones living space, but they can also enhance your quality of life. Here are 5 reasons why they are recommended in every living space: Oxygen The process of a human breathing takes in oxygen and releases carbon dioxide. Photosynthesis for plants absorbs carbon dioxide and releases [...]

By |2019-01-14T16:33:48+00:00March 2nd, 2019|Gardening Tips|0 Comments

HOW TO ATTRACT BIRDS TO YOUR WINTER GARDEN

Staten Island has a very large bird population that do not head south for the winter. In order to survive, they must be able to find the proper shelter and food to be able to do so. By taking that extra step and providing food, water and shelter in your yard, not only will you [...]

By |2019-01-14T12:05:34+00:00February 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR PLANTS FOR A SNOW LOAD

Snow can actually be beneficial to your plants, providing insulation by protecting them from drastic temperature changes during the cooler months. When the snow melts it will also provide your plants with hydration. However if the snow load ends up being too heavy that the plant cannot support it, damage can occur. Listed are some [...]

By |2019-01-03T12:01:15+00:00January 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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 |2018-02-13T16:21:32+00:00November 10th, 2018|Gardening Tips|0 Comments

WHY YOU SHOULD PLANT IN THE FALL!

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 |2018-02-13T16:24:36+00:00October 28th, 2018|Gardening Tips, Landscaping Tips|0 Comments

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 |2018-02-13T16:01:22+00:00October 14th, 2018|Autumn plants|0 Comments

TOP 5 FALL COLORS IN NEW YORK

Today, September 22nd, 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 |2018-02-12T16:53:52+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Autumn plants|0 Comments

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 |2018-02-12T16:54:20+00:00September 10th, 2018|Autumn plants, Gardening Tips|0 Comments