Winter Planting & Maintenance Checklist

Winter Planting & Maintenance Checklist

Winter can be hard on your plants and gardens.  Here is a handy planting checklist to help you keep your lawns and gardens in check as the weather gets colder: Planning – Winter is usually a quiet season in the garden and is a good time to prepare for Spring....
Fall and Winter Planting

Fall and Winter Planting

A common misconception about planting is that it shouldn’t be done in the fall and winter months.  Plants are not people– they don’t mind a little cold weather, and long as it’s not extreme.  Actually, the best time to plant perennials, shrubs,...
What is Plant Hardiness?

What is Plant Hardiness?

Hardiness?  What the heck does that mean? If you’re new to planting and gardening, the term “hardiness” might be a new term for you.  Hardiness, in terms of planting, describes a plant’s ability to survive adverse growing conditions.  So...