WINTER IS HERE!
With temperatures often below freezing, don't forget to apply anti-desiccant treatments to broadleaf evergreens. Other winter tasks include applying repellent to valuable shrubs to stop hungry deer from browsing and pruning vulnerable trees to protect them from snow and ice.
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Organic Tree, Shrub & Lawn Services
We believe that there's a better way to care for your valuable trees, shrubs, and landscape than traditional chemical methods.
Protect the safety, value, and beauty of your ornamental trees, shrubs, lawn, and landscape with organic fertilization, expert pruning, and effective pest and disease management.
Many ornamental trees and shrubs need pruning to keep them structurally sound, vigorous, and aesthetically appealing. The key is to do it properly and at the right time so you can enjoy their beauty for years to come.
Keep your trees, shrubs, and landscape plants healthy and looking their best with our safe and effective pest and disease treatments and prevention plans. Integrated Pest Management, organic treatments, no-spray applications.
Organic Lawn & Landscape Resources
Keeping you up-to-date on organic lawn, shrub, tree and other landscape care issues in central NJ and eastern PA.
Update on Emerald Ash Borer in NJ (2013)
Emerald Ash Borer Update: October 2013 Please see our 2016 Update for up-to-date information on the spread of Emerald Ash Borer in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. This invasive insect is threatening the extinction of Ash trees in states and areas that it has moved into. Prior to June 2002, it had never been found in North…
Lace Bugs: Identification, Damage & Treatment
Heavy infestations of lace bug weaken plant health and vigor, leaving them vulnerable to other insect damage, disease and environmental stress.
Organic Plant Care LLC cares for historic trees at Lamington Presbyterian Church
Organic Plant Care LLC was recently chosen to care for the historic trees at Lamington Presbyterian Church. These Native Red Maples have likely flanked the entry to the church since for more than 100 years. Historic shade trees like these should evaluated by a professional arborist periodically to ensure maintenance of healthy root systems…
New Tick-Borne Disease, Borrelia miyamotoi, confirmed in Hunterdon County, NJ
A new disease-causing bacterium, Borrelia miyamotoi, is confirmed as the cause of meningoensephalitis in a Hunterdon County woman. Research scientists have discovered a new illness similar to Lyme disease, which is also transmitted by the dastardly deer tick. That now makes 5 pathogens known to be transmitted by this tiny parasite, no bigger than a…