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Mums for Wonderful Fall Color

An easy way to add a little fall color is with Chrysanthemums.  Select a couple mums that are just beginning to open, add some corn stalks and a few pumpkins and arrange near the front door for an attractive fall … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Gourds

    Our Fall shipment of Pumpkins and Gourds has arrived. Pumpkins range in size from small pie pumpkins to large 10 to 15 pound pumpkins great for jack-o-lantern carving.  If you like unusual sizes, shapes and colors of pumpkins … Continue reading

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Fall Pansies

                                             Our Fall Pansies, Violas and Mums have arrived.    

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Terracotta is here! This is just a small sample of the terracotta that was delivered today. So many great shapes and sizes for filling with your favorite plants.  

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Time to plant Tomatoes. If you have not planted your tomatoes yet, now is a great time to put them in the garden.  Here are some of the varieties we have in stock: Better Boy, Early Girl, Big Boy, Whopper, … Continue reading

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Add a Spot of Color to Your Porch or Patio

  Add a spot of color to your patio or porch with a pansy container.

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A Favorite Tool

March is a good time to divide perennials. To do so, dig around perennials and lift clumps. Divide clumps and replant the new divisions at the original growing depth. The hoe/cultivator shown below is the perfect tool for dividing perennials … Continue reading

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Cool Weather Vegetables

It’s time to plant your cool weather vegetables!  Vegetables that can handle cool days include broccoli, potatoes, lettuce, spinach, kale, cabbage, cauliflower, and onions. Come by the Catbird Seat and take a look at our vegetable selection.

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A Perennial for the Winter garden

Even with recent over night temperatures in the teens, there is a perennial flower in bloom in the garden, Helleborus.

Helleborus is an evergreen plant that blooms for several months in winter and spring. Plant in partial to full shade in good soil amended with organic material.

Flowers stay attractive for a long time and can be used in cut arrangements; sear ends of stems or dip in boiling water, then place in deep, cold water.

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The Sound Of Music: Wind Chimes

Add some soothing music to your garden with one of our wind chimes.  We have a variety of wind chime styles from leading brands such as Corithian Bells Wind Chimes. Let the wind play a little music for you!

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