Recent Blog Posts

  • March Gardening Tips

    March 1, 2018
    With the official first day of spring at hand, March is an exciting month in the garden. While it is important not to rush into gardening too early and put tender seeds or seedlings at risk, it is also important not to miss these first days of warming temperatures, fertile soil and abundant rains.
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  • 2018 Garden Trends

    February 1, 2018
    Gardening may be a time-tested, classic hobby that has been popular for generations, but that doesn't mean it stays the same from year to year.
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  • Mums Aren't Just for Fall

    July 15, 2017
    Chrysanthemums are well known as a popular fall flower with their jewel-like colors in rich autumn hues, but did you know these flowers can be equally beautiful and versatile in a spring garden or landscape?
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  • What Is Bugging Your Garden?

    July 1, 2017
    Many gardeners have a love-hate relationship with the bugs in their garden. There are insects that are undeniably beneficial and great residents, as they enhance pollination, improve soil quality and defend plants against more aggressive, harmful bugs and other wildlife.
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  • Making Tea With Herbs From the Garden

    May 1, 2017
    Herbal tea has many uses, from simple relaxation and enjoyment to homeopathic remedies to meditation and reflection. Why not grow your own herbal tea garden to create custom, homemade teas you can enjoy fresh from your own plants?
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  • Starter Plants for Landscaping

    March 15, 2017
    Whether you are a new homeowner, a novice gardener or just interested in improving your yard, it can be overwhelming to choose the best plants for your landscaping.
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  • 2017 Garden Trends

    March 1, 2017
    Gardening is an ancient art, hobby and passion, but there is always something new to try.
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  • Indoor Gardening for the Colder Months

    February 1, 2017
    Your love of gardening should not be limited to that season alone. Rest assured that you can indulge your inner gardener even during the dreary, freezing winter months. Here are a few tips to help you grow your favorite plants indoors this upcoming winter.
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  • Winter Lawn Care Tips

    December 15, 2016
    In many areas, winter is a welcome respite from the constant mowing, edging and trimming that may be necessary to keep a lawn in great shape.
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  • Using Leaves for Mulch

    November 1, 2016
    Do you look at piles of leaves in your yard with dread because of all the raking you must do? Instead, why not consider the bounty Mother Nature has provided just when you need it most, and use those leaves as free, natural, organic mulch!
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