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Archive for the ‘Gardening in Spring and Summer’ Category

Our Customers Say it Best: Spark Day

From a customer: “I thought you might enjoy knowing how far and wide your “Sparky Marigold” seeds have spread.”

June 28, 2015 · Amanda Shepard · One Comment
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Urban Gardening: Getting Creative With What You Have

As a garden lover and someone who works for a gardening company, each year I really strive to get the most out of my outdoor space and give myself plenty of projects to do in my gardens – which altogether are about 150 square feet. As you can imagine, this takes a lot of creativity, […]

June 21, 2015 · Amanda Shepard · One Comment
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Patience In The Garden

As summer approaches, our gardens have been planted, or are soon to be, and we watch and wait patiently … or in some cases not so patiently.

June 15, 2015 · Mike Lizotte · Comments Closed
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Spring 2015 Photo Contest Winners

Our Spring Photo contest was so hard to judge this year and we truly enjoyed looking at hundreds of your amazing photos! We love becoming spectators in each of your gardens and appreciate you taking the time to submit your photos.

June 6, 2015 · Amanda Shepard · One Comment
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There’s Still Time to Plant Wildflowers!

If you’re living in an area where your temperatures are still in the low 80’s and you’re getting some rainfall, or are planning on watering, you still have plenty of time to plant and get nice color this season.

June 3, 2015 · Mike Lizotte · One Comment
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Caring for your Summer Blooming Bulbs

Picking out the types and colors of summer blooming bulbs is the fun part! Keeping them happy and thriving is the hard part but it doesn’t have to be. In fact, with a few easy tips, you can have beautiful summer blooming bulbs that last for an entire season.  Fertilize When growing summer blooming bulbs […]

June 1, 2015 · Heather Viani · Comments Closed
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Creating A Sensory Garden

Sensory Gardens are created to help relax, stimulate, and teach. They are planted for all populations – those with disabilities, children, patients in a hospital, and the general public.

May 25, 2015 · Amanda Shepard · Comments Closed
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It’s a Zoo out There!!

How to Deter Animals from your Garden Do you have pesky visitors in your garden? Relax. Human and beast can coexist peacefully, even if you have a delicious beautiful garden. We promise! These helpful tips can help you keep damage down to a minimum. Plan ahead Get in the garden before the critters do. Placing animal […]

May 21, 2015 · Heather Viani · Comments Closed
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How to Keep Fresh Cut Flowers Longer

Long Lasting Blooms There is nothing better than cutting flowers from your own garden. Bringing your garden blooms inside, arranged in your favorite vase as a lovely centerpiece on your dining room table is delightful. But have you ever noticed by day three the flowers aren’t looking their best? Here are some tips on how […]

May 13, 2015 · Heather Viani · Comments Closed
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We’re Suckers For Succulents

Whether you are growing in a water restrictive area, or are just looking for an easy-care, drought tolerant option, succulents are the perfect choice!

May 11, 2015 · Amanda Shepard · Comments Closed
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