Stop and Smell the Roses

Happy spring! We love our roses here in northeast Florida because they give us beautiful blooms all year round. Right now, we have Fortuniana rootstock roses in our Garden Center, and they are especially amazing – not to mention, hard to find! Something else we have...

When to Prune What

Spring is upon us, which means it’s an important time of year for our landscapes; especially because it’s pruning season! Pruning your plants at the proper time of year is essential to their overall health and longevity. Although pruning at the wrong time of year...

Protecting Plants in Cold Weather & Start Planning for Spring

This time of year, many people are busy making New Year’s Resolutions as they look to the New Year for a fresh start. Aside from creating a healthier lifestyle, one of the most popular resolutions people set each year is to improve their home, including their...

Care for Christmas Trees

A Christmas tree can be a beautiful home accessory, while also serving as a decorative centerpiece for the holiday season! However, considering how short-lived a cut tree is, supplying the bottom of the cut tree with fresh water can help slow down the drying process...

Garden Clean-Up & Keeping Weeds Out of Shrub Beds

When you water and fertilize your shrub beds, you also make the soil more welcoming to invasive weeds. Weed growth in landscape beds can also happen due to heavy rain fall. Weeds not only make your landscape look messy, but they also steal nutrients from the plants...

Fall Vegetable Gardening

October is the best time of year for many home vegetable gardeners in North Florida! It’s the beginning of our cool weather planting season for much of the state, and the time we get to plant some of our favorite vegetables. We think it’s safe to say that a vegetable...

Butterfly Gardens

Butterflies are some of the most beautiful and fascinating creatures on earth. A butterfly garden is an easy way to attract more butterflies. It also helps butterflies, since many natural butterfly habitats have been lost to human activities like building homes,...

Adding Color to the Landscape

School is back in session and summer is quickly coming to an end. Now that it’s starting to get cooler, and the rains are dying down, it’s a great time to add some color into your landscape! There are so many colorful options to consider that it can sometimes be...