Asparagus: Planting, Harvesting and Growing this Perennial Vegetable

Asparagus is a perennial bulb and stem vegetable that greets us every spring. It may take 2 to 3 years to get started and produce, so patience is needed! But then the plant can be productive up to 20 years, so we think it’s worth the wait. Asparagus has male and female plants, with the female plants […]

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Planting Instructions: Annuals and Perennials

Planting instructions: Helpful hints on how to successfully plant your newly purchased nursery stock, specifically annuals and perennials. Preparation Your new plants should be installed as soon as possible. If there is some delay in planting, then it is important to guard against moisture loss. Store plants in a shady, wind protected area, and keep root […]

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JUNE IS PERENNIAL MONTH HERE IS A HANDY MONTH BY MONTH BLOOMING GUIDE

Perennials in bloom month by month March Crocus Crocus Glory of the snow Chionodoxa Winter aconite Eranthis Snowdrop Galanthus Christmas rose Helleborus Lenten rose Helleborus Iris Iris danfordiae Iris Iris reticulata Striped squill Puschkinia Squill Scilla April Spring Adonis Adonis Golden garlic Allium moly Anemone Anemone sp. & cvs. Pasque flower Anemone pulsatilla Columbine Aquilegia […]

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5 GARDEN-INSPIRED MOTHERS DAY GIFT IDEAS

Brighten Mom’s special day with endless opportunities for the garden she’s always dreaming of! Our staff have come up with a variety of wonderful gift ideas to surprise Mom this year. Regardless of your budget, these garden-inspired gift ideas are perfect for any Mom who enjoys spending time outdoors with loved ones! “A mother’s love […]

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