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Cherry Blossom Trees in Staten Island

Staten Island, one of New York City's five boroughs, is a beautiful place to live, work, and visit. And what better way to enhance its natural beauty than by planting a cherry blossom tree? Cherry blossom trees, also known as sakura trees, are native to Japan but can thrive in many other climates, including Staten [...]

By |2023-04-23T12:32:33-04:00April 23rd, 2023|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on Cherry Blossom Trees in Staten Island

How to Start Vegetable Seeds Indoors

Starting vegetable seeds indoors can be a great way to get a head start on your garden and ensure healthy seedlings for transplanting. Here are some steps to follow: Choose the right containers: You can use small plastic or peat pots, trays with compartments or even egg cartons. Make sure the containers have drainage [...]

By |2023-03-11T11:12:39-05:00March 11th, 2023|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on How to Start Vegetable Seeds Indoors

Can I Prune my Plants During the Winter Months?

One of the most important parts of maintaining a healthy and attractive garden is the art of pruning. Winter can be one of the best times to prune your landscape. Easier clean up and less stress on the plants are two of the biggest benefits. Deciduous is a term used with trees or shrubs [...]

By |2023-01-16T11:17:32-05:00February 11th, 2023|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on Can I Prune my Plants During the Winter Months?

Attract your Favorite Birds to your Garden

Staten Island is home to many bird species that do not fly south for the winter. In order to survive the difficult winter months, they must have shelter and be able to take advantage of food sources. Food, shelter and a little bit of water is something that can easily be provided in the [...]

By |2023-01-12T11:29:18-05:00January 16th, 2023|Gardening Tips|Comments Off on Attract your Favorite Birds to your Garden

Winter Landscape Maintenance

Its dull, gloomy and Spring is still 74 days away. However for those who are a little stir crazy, the winter months are a great time for landscape maintenance. With deciduous trees bare this time of year, it makes for a great time to evaluate branch structure and be able to better view the [...]

By |2023-01-05T15:14:13-05:00January 5th, 2023|Gardening Tips, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Winter Landscape Maintenance
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