Garden Advice Blog

Stay tuned to this page for all the very latest seasonal information and expert advice from our staff! We’ll be updating it regularly with plant recommendations, pruning tips, landscaping suggestions and much more. Visit often to stay informed or “like” us on Facebook to catch all the updates. If you have questions or topics you would like us to cover, leave us a comment below or on our Facebook and Twitter pages. We love to hear from you!

February Checklist

  Bait. Put an organic snail bait out now.  New hatchlings of slugs and snails are coming out, so get a jump-start on controlling populations by using Sluggo, a snail bait that is safe to use around children and pets. Feed.  Switch your Cymbidium food one your...

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Protect your Apples from Codling Moths

If you have an apple or pear tree, you might be familiar with codling moths.  They are one of the most common causes of holes in your  fruit. Adult codling moths lay their eggs on the flowers of these trees and the fruit forms around the young.  The holes you see are...

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Growing and Caring for Citrus

Not only do citrus provide us with essential vitamins and nutrients, they also make lovely additions to our home gardens.  Consider exploiting citrus' versatility and grow specimens in hedges, espalier form or in containers, as well as bountiful trees in your garden....

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January Checklist

Bait. Put an organic snail bait our now. New hatchlings of slugs and snails are coming out, so get a jump-start on controlling populations by using Sluggo, a snail bait that is safe to use around children and pets. Feed.  Feed your lawn with GreenAll Fall & Winter...

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New Rose Varieties at Evergreen

Week's Roses arrived late December and we have an excellent selection in stock! These Tops 'N Pots Roses are in plantable pots. Roses prefer good, well draining soil. Use RoseGrow Planting Mix when planting your new roses.  Roses do wonderfully in pots as well as in a...

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Great Plants for November Color

Japanese Maple, Calendula, Yuletide Camellia (pictured), Mums, Smoke Tree, Cyclamen, Dianthus, Flowering Kale & Cabbage, Ginkgo Tree, Statice, Pansy & Viola, Iceland Poppy, Chinese Pistache, Primrose, Salvia, Chinese Tallow Tree, Snapdragon.

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Weed Prevention and Fertilizing

Not only is this time of year a great time to spruce up your garden, but there are a lot of things you can do now to help make it easier later. Preventing weeds is something many home gardeners overlook. Start by understanding the type of weed you are trying to...

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October 2012 Checklist

Plant spring flowering bulbs now! Pick some up at Evergreen Nursery while our selection is still great! Plant up pots for a colorful winter display. Come into the Nursery for help and suggestions. Plant trees for fall color. October is the best month for planting...

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