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All About Native Plants

What is a native plant?
Seems like a simple question, right? It turns out that some things are not so easy to define. Horticulturists, botanists, growers and gardeners don’t always define the word “native” in the same way. Here’s how they differ.

The Strict Definition of Native
Some people believe that only plants found growing naturally in the […]

By |May 3rd, 2021|Blog, Garden Blog, Garden Tips|Comments Off on All About Native Plants

Moving Hostas

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Create a Pollinator Garden

What you can do? Tips for Creating a Pollinator Friendly Garden Habitat
By planting a pollinator-friendly garden you are making a difference for honey bees, bumble bees, other bees and pollinators that bring us 1 in every 3 bites of food.
Establishing habitat can be challenging but there are certain things you can do to make it […]

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GROW THESE VEGGIES ON YOUR PATIO

As urban gardening continues to trend, container gardens are popping up everywhere! Container gardens are perfect small-space solutions. Not only do they provide added appeal to your space, they also give you delicious food right at your fingertips. If you have limited space, or simply just want to add another element to your existing crop, grow these […]

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Pruning Clematis & Garden Cleanup

By |April 1st, 2021|Blog, Garden Blog, Garden Tips|Comments Off on Pruning Clematis & Garden Cleanup

It’s Time To Plant Pansies!

Pansies are the colorful flowers with “faces.” A cool-weather favorite, pansies are great for both spring and fall gardens! Here’s how to plant pansies as well as keep them growing and blooming.

Pansies have heart-shaped, overlapping petals and one of the widest ranges of bright, pretty colors and patterns.

Good for containers, borders, and as ground cover, they are […]

By |April 1st, 2021|Blog, Garden Blog, Garden Tips|Comments Off on It’s Time To Plant Pansies!

10 Essential Spring Gardening Tasks

1. Time for a spring inspection.

On one of the first warm days of spring, put on your inspector’s hat and head out to the garden with a notepad. It’s time to see what happened in the garden while you were indoors all winter. Take note of:

Cold, ice or snow damage on plants
Beds that […]

By |April 1st, 2021|Blog, Garden Blog, Garden Tips|Comments Off on 10 Essential Spring Gardening Tasks

Houseplant of the Month: Hoya

Hoya have been popular house plants for decades and with good reason. They are extremely long-lived, have a classic, deep green, vining foliage and produce fragrant, light pink and red star-shaped flowers. Because of their thick waxy, foliage they are often called wax plants or sometimes porcelain flower referring to the unique texture of the […]

By |February 3rd, 2021|Blog, Garden Blog, Garden Tips, News and Tips|Comments Off on Houseplant of the Month: Hoya

Houseplant Arrangements

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Seeds of Joy

Starting plants from seeds is a fun and easy way to stretch those gardening dollars. Whether you are interested in annuals, perennials, herbs or vegetables you’ll find a great selection of seeds to start prior to planting out this spring. Of course you can also sow seeds directly into your garden beds. When you consider […]

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