Edible Container Gardens

Spring and planting season is here.  You look out your window and sigh. There is simply no room in your yard to plant a vegetable garden.  Don’t despair! You can grow edible plants in containers and have great success (plus, you don’t have to work about violating pesky HOA regulations)!  Many vegetables and herbs will …

The Lowdown on Light

One of the most common questions we hear at the garden center is “What kind of light does this plant need?”  If you aren’t asking, you are probably checking the plant tag trying to figure it out yourself. Whichever way you gather your info, you find out the plant needs full sun, part sun, part …

Early Spring Vegetable Planting

Spring has arrived and we are dreaming of green grass, warm soil, fresh, crisp veggies and juicy, mouth-watering fruit.  It is a great time to get in the garden and start planting.  We have many vegetables in stock, and recently received a shipment of so many seeds!  Come take a look and get to planting …

September Lawn and Garden Care

September is here which means it’s time to do a few things in your lawn and garden.  Hopefully cool temperatures will arrive soon to make outdoor tasks a little more pleasant.  Until then, keep sweatin’ to the oldies. Back Inside If you took your house plants outside to enjoy the summer, transfer them to a …

August Lawn and Garden Care

August! Wow! Summer will be wrapping up before we know it!  There are a few things that you can do this month to keep your lawn and garden in great shape.  Don’t forget that we are always here to help! Lawn, Tree, and Shrub Care We know, we know.  For many of us, our tall …

July Lawn and Garden Tips

We are officially more than halfway through the year!  Although the July heat may tempt you to stay inside, there is actually a lot that needs to be done in your lawn and garden in July.  Don’t let that hard work you did in the spring go to waste! If you have questions about anything …

Watering Tips During Extreme Heat

You might be thinking that you wish you would have had this to read before the week’s heat wave, but I can pretty much guarantee this heat wave won’t be the last that we will see here in central NC.  Y’all, in case you haven’t been outside, it’s HOT.  And if you get hot and …

June Garden Tips

We are nearly halfway through 2018.  Find that hard to believe?  We do, too!  But here we are and we have a few reminders for caring for your outdoor spaces in June. Flowers/Shrubs/Trees Cut back greenery of your bulb flowers (daffodils, tulips, etc.) that have turned yellow. Remember a couple months ago when we told …