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Planting Easter Lillies

Planting Easter Lillies

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Apr 6th 2018

Did you go out and buy an Easter Lily this year? Or maybe you received one as a gift for Easter and wondering what to do with it now that the holiday is over.You'll be happy to know that the Easter Li … read more
Christmas Tree Care

Christmas Tree Care

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Dec 7th 2017

So you are thinking about being Clark Griswold and cutting your own Christmas tree this year? Great idea (just don't forget the saw.) There is nothing like having a real Christmas tree in your ho … read more
The kink about Garden Hoses

The kink about Garden Hoses

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Apr 18th 2017

Being a greenhouse grower I obviously spend a fair amount of time watering, depending on the season, my typical morning might consist of 3+ hours of watering. If the weather is hot with the sun blazin … read more
Tomato Talk: Preventing Blossom End Rot

Tomato Talk: Preventing Blossom End Rot

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Mar 29th 2017

Every year we are asked about how to get rid of Blossom End Rot. This awful sounding name is describing the symptom of a calcium deficiency in many garden vegetables as they are forming frui … read more
Pruning Apple Trees

Pruning Apple Trees

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Feb 2nd 2017

Winter certainly is not a time to be gardening here in the far north as we sip our morning coffee looking out at a 13 degree, cold blustery day, however, it is the time to start pruning apple trees. W … read more