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Hummingbird Moth

Hummingbird Moth

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Jan 4th 2019

Have you had the privilege of witnessing the Hummingbird Moth? They are actually quite rare. You may have even been fooled thinking it was a hummingbird with the way that they dart around quickly, hav … read more
Are Poinsettias Poisonous?

Are Poinsettias Poisonous?

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Nov 29th 2018

Every year right as the holiday season starts ramping up I see several posts on social media about poinsettias. It's usually some dramatic post about keeping your pets safe by not having a poinsettia … read more
Caring For and Planting Fall Mums

Caring For and Planting Fall Mums

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Sep 6th 2018

Fall is starting to set in and the weather is getting a little cooler and more crisp. For those of us in the northern climates that means hoodies and campfires and pack away the shorts and tank tops. … read more
Giant Hogweed - Do Not Touch

Giant Hogweed - Do Not Touch

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Jun 26th 2018

So, recently we were out kayaking at our favorite location and my wife spotted a plant that she remembered seeing a Facebook post about. She brought us over to the peculiar looking weed and said "Do N … read more
How to Get Rid of Rose Chafers

How to Get Rid of Rose Chafers

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Jun 21st 2018

Ever walk out to water your flowers and notice in one day an absolute destruction? There are several insects that can do this, but the one we deal with every May or June is the Rose Chafer. The rose c … read more