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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
Our Petunia Tree - Now Available For Sale

Our Petunia Tree - Now Available For Sale

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Mar 13th 2017

We absolutely love to sit and watch the traffic drive by our store and "rubberneck" when they see all the flowers. One of our main attractions every year is our petunia "tree." At over 6 feet tall, it … read more
The Importance of Good Soil

The Importance of Good Soil

Posted by Scott Sharkey on Feb 25th 2017

This may be the most important gardening article you will read.One of the most important keys to success in your garden is to use the right soil. Unfortunately there are a lot of bad choices read … 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