Help Save the Bees!

“Bee” Bee Friendly Maybe you have heard the recent buzz (see what I did there?) about the importance of bees to our ecosystem and the threats that are depleting bee populations.  If you haven’t, we wanted to take the opportunity to get you up to speed.  While bees may be a nuisance to some and terrifying …

Attention Homeowners: Does this look familiar?

Maybe you aren’t familiar with this image either.  We need rain desperately.  And if we say we need rain, we really mean it.  It’s bad.  It’s a complete dust bowl and every living thing is unhappy.  And if you haven’t watering ….. well ….. I can’t even comment. How we can help?  We have some …

August Garden Chores

  If you can find a few hours this evening or tomorrow, you can squeeze in your August chores/tips and feel like you accomplished gardening for the month!  I know, I know …. where did August go? Feeling Ambitious?   Plant pansy seed this month in flats for planting in the landscape in September. Spider lily (lycoris), …

Fall Seminar/Events are Planned!

Won’t be long now as we roll out of summer and into one of our favorite times of the year.  Who are we kidding.  We love every season but there is something about pumpkin spice lattes, hot cider and porches decorated with pumpkins, mums and hay bales that make all of us sigh.  Or maybe …

Summer Watering Tips

It happened. Summer came and it is hot, hot, hot. So we are here to give you some tips on watering your plants and making sure they stay healthy and thrive!  Plants need more water in the summer than in any other season, especially during summer dry spells! Tip #1 Keep an eye on your …

Hot Annuals for 2017

What annuals are you going to try this summer? Every year there are new introductions and improved varieties. We’d love to share some of our favorite Hot Annuals for 2017. Trends over recent years continue to focus on long blooming, drought tolerant flowers – which we love.    SWEET CAROLINE Bewitched after Moonlight A brand …