Blossom End Rot

By | 2015-08-30T23:58:54+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Categories: Garden|

This summer is a great year for tomatoes, despite the lack of rain, the tomatoes are loving the heat and thriving, most of us should be looking at a bumper crop of warm loving veggies! J Only down side to the heat and warm weather, is the lack of rain and what this means for our [...]

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Baskets, Pots and Window Boxes

By | 2015-07-11T21:51:09+00:00 June 18th, 2015|Categories: Garden|

Our favorite time of year has arrived…building baskets, pots and window boxes! I’m not sure what else gets me more excited…seeing all those beautiful plants and all that color or seeing new pots and colour combinations that get me dreaming and scheming…I’m sure I can fit just ONE more plant in that pot! Mother’s Day is [...]

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Blueberry: A Favorite fruit shrub

By | 2015-07-11T22:55:25+00:00 May 6th, 2015|Categories: Garden|

Our favorite fruit shrub here in the nursery will always be the blueberry! It is a fruit that belongs to the heath family, whose cousins also include azaleas, rhododendron and huckleberries. Our weather patterns and acidic soil make the Northwest a great place to grow this natural “super food” plant. Full of antioxidants, natural fiber and [...]

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