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January Gardening Tips

General Garden Tips: Make sure your tools are ready for the spring growing season. Sharpen any cutting tools you have …

Amaryllis Bulb in pot

Growing Amaryllis Bulbs

There is a chance that you may receive an Amaryllis bulb for Christmas. Often Amaryllis bulbs are sold as …

Red Poinsettia

December Gardening Tips

In December our minds are probably more on preparing for the holidays than working in the garden. If you …

Bird Feeder

November Gardening Tips

November is now upon us which means soon our minds may be more on preparing for the holiday season, …

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October Gardening Tips

Now that fall weather is upon us, October is a great time to enjoy working in your gardens and …

Daffodils in Spring

2022 Fall Bulb Sale

Did you know fall is the time to plant spring-flowering bulbs in your garden? Take advantage of our sale …

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September Gardening Tips

As fall is just around the corner, September is a great time to start prepping your garden for cooler …

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Fall Webworms or Bagworms?

There is often confusion as to which insect pest is called webworms and which is called bagworms. Some think …

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