Our Beautiful Earth

Our Beautiful Earth

April 22, 2022 IT’S EARTH DAY and we are celebrating the beauty and wonder that plants bring to our planet and to our everyday lives!   Imagine a world without plants…that’s hard to do because we are surrounded by plants. Just look out the window and feast your eyes...
Spring Pruning Tips

Spring Pruning Tips

March 11, 2022 Spring fever is here! Keep your seasonal enthusiasm in check and take the time to think through the timing of spring pruning. You don’t want to cut off the very flower buds you have been anticipating all winter. Prune NOW: Prune and fertilize...
September is Prime for Lawn Care

September is Prime for Lawn Care

Sept. 18, 2019Plant Grass. September is the very best month to plant cool-season grasses. Whether you are seeding a new lawn or overseeding bare spots in your existing lawn, seeding in September is optimal. Generally a blend of fescue a bluegrass is used.Fertilize...
Plant Now to Enjoy Fall & Winter Crops

Plant Now to Enjoy Fall & Winter Crops

Sept. 11, 2019Despite summertime temperatures, it is time to plant your fall garden. Here is a quick to-do list:Harvest existing crops and decide which crops you want to leave in the ground (peppers and tomatoes will grow until just before frost).Clear out crop...
Orange Aphids on Milkweed

Orange Aphids on Milkweed

Sept. 4, 2019Orange aphids on your milkweed? Milkweed attracts a collection of bugs including the orange variety of aphids called Oleander or Milkweed Aphids. Milkweed is commonly attacked by these insects. Don’t panic! Please refrain from spraying the aphids with an...