Springtime garden pests

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Landscaping, Lawn and Turf|Tags: , , |

may be active a little earlier this year due to the unusually mild winter season we have been experiencing. Some of the first pests of the year to appear on your plants in the garden and landscaped beds are the eriophyid mite, which likes to dine on hemlocks and white pines, the wooly adelgid which also prefers hemlocks, and Spruce spider mites also become active in March.

Common Sense Lawn Care

By | December 21st, 2016|Categories: Environmental Issues, Landscaping, Lawn and Turf, Organics|Tags: , , |

Francis, you know all about gardens and nature. What in the world is going on down there? What happened to the dandelions, violets, thistle and stuff I started eons ago? I had a perfect, no-maintenance garden plan.