The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been attacking ash trees throughout various areas of the state since 2014, when it was first discovered in NJ. Since then, it has spread through all counties of the state. EAB kills ash trees by damaging the vascular system. This prevents movement of water and nutrients through the tree.  While […]

We’ve been receiving calls over the past couple days from clients concerned about trees that are losing leaves. When we’ve visited the sites, we found leaves on the ground with varying sizes of orange rusty blotches where the leaf is distorted. The orange areas are fruiting bodies of the fungus that causes rust diseases.  Rust is a fungal disease, most easily identified by the […]

We recently received calls asking us to come out and inspect boxwoods that were not looking well. We have since confirmed boxwood blight on properties in Chester, Bernardsville, and New Vernon. We have also received reports of confirmed infections in Livingston and Rutgers reported an influx of suspect boxwood samples coming in to their diagnostic […]

If you have one or more trees on your property that are looking a little frail, you might be wondering: can my trees be saved? Most homeowners don’t recognize some of the warning signs that let them know when a tree is in severe distress, and it’s even harder to know how sick a tree […]

As spring draws near and the temperature is rising by the day, so much beauty abounds. Flowers are blooming, trees are beginning to see buds, and birds are returning to the area after a long winter. These are some of the things we love about this magical time of year, but when our client called […]

Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World Far Hills, New Jersey, January 31, 2018 – The Todd Group of Far Hills has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The 40+ year old landscape design and build firm […]

Oak Wilt has been found in the area, and it’s important to keep an eye on your Oak Trees to make sure they do not get affected by this disease. We’ve written a comprehensive blog about Oak Wilt, and what to look for, over on our Tree Care website: If you have Oak Trees […]

People often ask what landscape contractors do in the winter. We design, plan and schedule for the upcoming season, meet with new clients and attend educational classes and seminars. In the enhancement division we also pre-order many of our annual plants and place specialty orders for our clients. One of our favorite times is when […]

Although we are in the midst of a snowstorm today, spring really is right around the corner. Before you know it you’ll be firing up the BBQ and enjoying your yard. As that time comes closer, there are some things you need to know. Here is a great article to read about what to expect […]