September 23, 2019

Many people don't realize that the flowers that are the first to pop out of the ground in the spring are a direct result of efforts put in during the fall.  The earliest blooming perennials, such as daffodils, crocus, tulips, and allium, are planted as bulbs in the fal...

September 23, 2019

A fall container garden is a great way to celebrate the season and freshen up outdoor décor. Gardeners like to say that container gardens include "thriller, spiller, and filler" plants-some that thrill, some that spill over the side, and some that fill in the gaps. Try...

August 1, 2018

It is hot outside and the plants are feeling it. Have your annuals started looking a little sad? Or are your spring blooming plants not flowering anymore?

Keep your yard and garden looking fresh and colorful with shrubs that bloom during the summer months of July and Au...

October 15, 2015

 Did you know that all daffodil bulbs will not bloom next spring?  The small, inexpensive bulbs that you find most places have only had one growing season or less before they were dug up for resale.  These bulbs are still too young to produce a flower the next spring....

September 23, 2015

 

A fall container garden is a great way to celebrate the season and freshen up outdoor décor. Gardeners like to say that container gardens include "thriller, spiller, and filler" plants-some that thrill, some that spill over the side, and some that fill in the gaps. Tr...

September 10, 2015

 Many people don't realize that the flowers that are the first to pop out of the ground in the spring are a direct result of efforts put in during the fall.  The earliest blooming perennials, such as daffodils, crocus, tulips, and allium, are planted as bulbs in the fa...

August 26, 2015

 

I have been diligently fertilizing my plants all season with my Jack's Classic Fertilizer.  I have a large number of veggies, and a few flowers to add some color.  In order to get vigorous, healthy vegetable plants, I had been using the All Purpose 16-16-16.  However,...

August 8, 2015

Don't you just love fresh flowers at home? Cosmos on the dining room or coffee table, bachelor's button by the bathroom sink, or sunflowers on the bedroom bureau-but they can wilt after only a day or two. Follow these steps and watch your cut flowers stay stunning for...

July 27, 2015

Gardeners know that their gardening efforts will reap the most rewards with perennial plants. In nature, perennials flower and produce seed, and then that seed is dispersed usually in summer or fall, germinating either in the fall or the following spring. Below are fou...

July 9, 2015

It's hot, it's summer, you want to be out playing, but are you remembering to pay attention to your plants?  As spring passes, it becomes harder to give your plants the attention that they need to continue looking their best, but it is especially important now to give...

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