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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 | 2018-02-12T13:01:49+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Gardening Tips|0 Comments

Icicle pansies for your garden

For beautiful Winter color in your garden, Icicle Pansies are flowers that grow late into the Winter and can even bloom again in the early Spring. When planted, Icicle Pansies bloom in the early Fall and Spring. Icicle Pansies grow in a variety of colors, from deep purple to orange to sky blues. Like most [...]

By | 2017-09-18T11:43:00+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Autumn plants, Gardening Tips, Landscaping Tips|0 Comments

Our Favorite Winter Berries

As the weather starts to cool, plants begin to get ready for dormancy, all plants prepare differently, but some produce a surplus of berries which bring a unique touch of winter appeal. These berries are not only ascetically pleasing, but some can attract an array of wild life to your garden, the most desirable are [...]

By | 2017-09-08T10:57:51+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Autumn plants, Gardening Tips|0 Comments

Don’t forget to water!

Summer has begun. When the thermostat goes up a little tender care for your garden and lawn can be helpful. The watering your lawn, flowers and vegetables is important during summer months when rain isn’t as plentiful as it should be. . Over or under-watering can pose problems.  If your garden is deficient in water, [...]

By | 2017-07-10T09:56:18+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Gardening Tips|0 Comments

Wiesner’s top five perennials for your garden

Hemerocallis- More commonly known as the daylilly, a hardy plant which comes in a variety of flower shapes, sizes and colors. They do well in sunny or shady areas and some varieties even re-bloom throughout the season, making it one of the longest flowering perennials. Hosta- Perhaps the hardest of perennials, does well in part [...]

By | 2017-06-05T10:23:29+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Gardening Tips|0 Comments

Five considerations when deciding to landscape your home

1. Sun: The sun plays a much larger role in plant selection than many think. Some plants do best in a sunny area whereas others require more shade. It is important to know which plant options would work best for your specific spot. 2. Drainage: This could be a life or death factor for your [...]

By | 2017-05-15T08:46:37+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Gardening Tips, Landscape Architecture, Landscaping Tips|0 Comments

Everything you need to know about starting seeds!

Seeds What to start? I start what I eat in volume. I also start what is expensive to buy or hard to find. I don't start anything vining or quick growing. When to start? Depends on the type of seed you choose. If you look at the back of the seed's pack, there will be [...]

By | 2017-04-18T13:49:53+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Gardening Tips|0 Comments