Custom Designs Ornamental Grasses & Their Look-Alikes Posted on July 28, 2020 by Lisa Rapalus

Summer into fall is the season for ornamental grasses to really shine in the landscape. They add texture, movement and often beautiful color or ornamental plumes to the late season ...


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Custom Designs Container Planting in the Time of COVID-19 Posted on May 14, 2020 by Lisa Rapalus

These are challenging times, to say the least! You may have noticed that some of your favorite annuals for containers haven’t been available this year. Growers have had to make ...


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Custom Designs Tender Succulents Posted on October 22, 2019 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa Rapalus/ Buyer Tender Succulents:  Outdoor / Indoor Gems Tender succulents come in an amazing array of beautiful colors, shapes and textures and provide endless opportunities for fun gardening projects.  Whether ...


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Perennials Breathtaking Hostas Posted on May 29, 2019 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa R./ Annual & Perennial Buyer It’s hard to beat the gorgeous tropical looking leaves of a Hosta (Plantain Lily) in the shade garden, but did you know they can ...


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Perennials The Wonderful World of Peonies Posted on May 27, 2019 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa R. / Annual & Perennial Buyer Peonies are old fashioned tried and true mainstays in the perennial garden for a good reason! They are extremely long lived (often 50+ ...


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Lawn Care Worms are Ruining My Lawn! Posted on February 23, 2019 by Becky Staneruck

By Rob Sculley/Help & Advice You may have noticed that your pristine lawn is covered in quarter sized piles of dirt all over. What is going on?! Although this can alarm ...


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Tips Lichen on Trees Posted on September 6, 2018 by Becky Staneruck

By Rob Sculley/Help & Advice I am often asked about the presence of lichen (and moss to some extent) on trees and shrubs.  Home owners often come to see me reporting ...


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Garden Design Plants with Early Season Interest Posted on March 29, 2018 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa Rapalus/Buyer Every year right about now, I’m reminded of why it’s so important to have evergreen and early blooming plants in the landscape.  Not only to provide winter interest, ...


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Annuals Hanging Basket Care Posted on June 27, 2017 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa Rapalus/ Buyer Colorful hanging baskets are a staple for gracing our porches and patios during the summer months.  Although they are an instant way to add color and pizzazz ...


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Fruit Tomatoes Posted on June 6, 2017 by Becky Staneruck

By Lisa Rapalus/Annual & Perennial Buyer Tomatoes are probably the most popular, diverse, and versatile summer veggie crop.  There are countless varieties on the market and endless options for utilizing them ...


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