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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
Starting Early - Prepare Now for This Year's Garden

Starting Early - Prepare Now for This Year's Garden

Posted by Jeffrey Edgecombe on Jan 11th 2018

It is the middle of winter. Look outside. It is gloomy and lifeless, and you just have the itch to start your garden. There is no holly or mistletoe to be put up. It’s too cold to--dare I say it--s … 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
Happy Halloween - Repurposing Those Hanging Baskets

Happy Halloween - Repurposing Those Hanging Baskets

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Oct 31st 2017

It's Halloween time and here in the northern climate we've had many nights below freezing and the hanging baskets look like they have had it for the year. But hold on, don't throw them out quite yet. … read more
Moisture Control Soils - A Bad Gimmick

Moisture Control Soils - A Bad Gimmick

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Jul 18th 2017

I'm often asked about the moisture control soils that are readily available at every store in the spring and summer. If you know me, you know that I have a very strong opinion on using a high quality … read more