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 Recipe: Mushroom Polenta Pie

  This is an easy, low-cal and soothing dish that will please everyone. The recipe calls for Swiss chard, but you can replace it with spinach or other dark greens if you prefer.   Mushroom Polenta Pie 3  cups water 1 cup cornmeal 1/2 teaspoon salt 3...

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Plants for February Color

Add a splash of color in your garden right when it needs it most! Our favorites for February are: Calendula Camellia Cyclamen Dianthus Pansy & Viola Iceland Poppy Primrose Snapdragon

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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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