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April 6, 2018 0 Comments

Trend Report: Perennials

Natural-Look Gardens + Sustainable GardeningMother Nature is the best landscape designer, so start with what grows here naturally. Think seasonal themes: stunning false indigo in early spring, bright summer coneflowers and milkweeds, graceful prairie dropseed and colorful bluestems and asters in the fall. Start with the natives for a sense...

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March 20, 2018 2 Comments

New for 2018: Shrubs

2018 brings new selections of North American natives for small spaces. Add flashes of seasonal color and structure to perennial beds with these new choices. For those looking for a statement, check out some of the larger hydrangeas, winterberries, and viburnums available.Small Space ShrubsLowscape Chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa) 12-24" tall, 18-24"...

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March 9, 2018 0 Comments

The Edible Garden: Potatoes

Selecting VarietiesKennebec: late maturing (110-140 days). Oblong, white-skinned, general use potato. Do not over fertilize, this leads to poor production.Red Pontiac: early maturing (80 days) One of the most adaptable red potatoes with the most consistent flavor. Deep red skin and eyes with white flesh.Yukon Gold: matures in mid-season (90-100...

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March 6, 2018 4 Comments

New for 2018: Trees

This is the year to add a beautiful ornamental specimen to your landscape. There have been some exciting breakthroughs in color and hardiness in Crabapples and Japanese Maples. We've picked up a few trees with smaller mature sizes to expand our selection for small urban lots. Stop in and chat...

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