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The Garden Conservancy invites the public to Nutley's Mountsier-Hardie Garden Sunday

September 14, 2017

GARRISON, NY - On Sunday, September 17 the public is invited to tour a private garden in Essex County, through the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, beginning at 10 a.m. The Open Day is rain or shine, no reservations are required, and admission is $7 per garden.

The Mountsier Garden, 205 Rutgers Place, Nutley; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

For the ...

Proper Tree Planting and Care is Critical to Survival

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Whether planting a tree to add seasonal beauty, grow backyard fruit, provide a bit of shade, or reduce energy costs, it’s a big upfront investment.  Make the most of your money spent by giving your tree its best chance at survival with proper planting and care.

Now is a great time to plant trees. Cooler air temperatures make it less stressful on newly planted ...

One Simple Step Can Improve the Health and Vigor of Your Lawn

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Do just one thing this fall and you can improve the health and vigor of your lawn.  Fall fertilization helps lawns recover from the stresses of summer and provides needed nutrients to grow deeper roots and a denser stand of grass. And that means fewer weeds and a healthier lawn that’s more resistant to drought, insects and diseases.

Fertilize around Labor Day ...

TAPinto the Mountsier-Hardie Garden in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - The TAPinto Nutley Mini Cooper was spotted this morning in the Mountsier-Hardie Garden as the team was gathering information for another story. To find out what we're working on sign up for the FREE TAPinto Nutley e-news alerts. 

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Photo of the Day: Sweet Berries on the Vine at Kingsland Manor

NUTLEY, NJ - As the season change, so do the gardens at Nutley's Kingsland Manor. The sedum are coming in to bloom, making a feast for the bees, and the berries are ripening on the vine, making a feast for the birds. 

Keeping it Fresh from the Garden to the Table

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - You spent the summer weeding, watering and tending to your vegetable garden. Now all your effort has paid off with a bountiful harvest.  Maximize the flavor and nutritional value of your homegrown vegetables with proper harvesting and storage.

For the freshest flavor, always prepare and serve vegetables immediately after harvest. But let's face it, most of us ...

NJ Not In The Dark Historically For Aug. 21 Eclipse

MONTVILLE, NJ – The United States will be experiencing a solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, which New Jerseyans can view partially– if the weather cooperates.

If you lived in one of the 14 states the eclipse is crossing with its 70-mile wide path, you’d be all set.

But if you utilize safety glasses to view the event between 1:23 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., and most especially at ...

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