Daffodil & Earth Day Fair Huge Success!
RIDGEWOOD, N.J. (April 23, 2017), R&S Landscaping sponsored The Conservancy for Ridgewood Public Lands and the Ridgewood Environmental Advisory Committee (REAC) – “From Rain to Drain” journey. The R&S dedicated team was very busy on Sunday April 23rd distributing herbs, wild flower seeds and providing information to reduce water use by using easy to care for drought tolerant plants. Julie Watson, Lead Specialty Gardener demonstrated how using combinations of different textures and colored succulents and sedums can create a low maintenance drought tolerant combination that are equally as beautiful as using your traditional flowers. It was a beautiful day and a great turn out. The R&S Team looks forward to this event every year; meeting people as well as providing guidance and answering garden & landscaping questions. For more than 30 years, R&S Landscaping has offered environmentally responsible, high-end service to residential, public and commercial properties in the areas […]
R&S Landscaping Community Outreach Habitat for Humanity
Paterson, N.J. (April 8, 2017) – Habitat for Humanity is an international, non-governmental nonprofit organization which devotes their time in “Building Hope, Building Lives” one family at a time. They work in our communities along with volunteers to help bring people together to build affordable homes for families in need. R&S Landscaping has been inspired to partake in helping building hope for our community. See statements from our dedicated crew as part of our team building efforts: “Team R&S met up in Paterson 7:45AM on a Saturday morning April 8th ready to tackle the rigors of the day. We assisted at a residential building site on Hamilton Street where there was a row of 3 new Habitat houses, all in varying stages of completion. We split into two groups, with one set of people tackling the interior of one site to complete caulking, spackling and painting, and the other group […]
R&S Works With Upper Saddle River Students to Create Fall Display
Julie Watson, specialty gardener at Midland Park-based R&S Landscaping, recently worked with students at Upper Saddle River Children’s Academy to decorate the grounds for fall and prepare the garden for early spring color.
Ridgewood Campers Learn To Build Butterfly Gardens
R&S Landscaping, the region’s leading environmentally responsible landscaping firm, recognizes learning about the environment makes an even greater impact when children can interact with nature up close and personal. That’s why they recently held a “How To Attract Butterflies” workshop at Ridgewood Summer Day Camp.
Caring for your landscape after a long, hard winter
Plants in New Jersey are no different; they feel the effects of a long winter, too. Cold weather can cause all types of problems for your lawn and plants. For example, heavy snowfalls may break limbs and rapid temperature changes can damage plant tissue. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a beautiful landscape this spring.