Agave geminiflora “Twin flowered Agave” Origin: Nayarit, Mexico Flower: Yellow Description: This Agave has thin, dark green leaves, which grow from the cente...
How Sweet It Is
Looking for a few good plant people... NOW HIRING -NURSERY SALES We would love to have a few more people who share our love for plants to help in the nursery part time its outside so sometimes hot...
Smarty Plants: 5 Easy Planting Tips
Raise new plants that grow as big and mighty as Jack’s Beanstalk with these five tips for planting success.
Six Tips for Better Photographs of Plants
Although I am primarily a landscape photographer, I have recently found a great deal of enjoyment in photographing plants, both in botanic gardens and in the wild. Photographing these kinds of smaller scenes feels more meditative than photographing landscapes, as the process often includes slowing down, seeking out details, and taking time to craft photographs of sometimes tiny subjects. Another primary benefit of seeking out these kinds of subjects is their prevalence. Plants like those featured in this post can be found in almost any landscape or garden, which means it can be easy to find compelling subjects close to home. And, since many photographers pass by these kinds of scenes without a second thought, you have ample opportunity to make unique, creative photographs.
FAQs About Tomato Growing
There are several questions that bother many tomato growers. I have tried to compile some of these in this article. Here is a list of all the frequently asked questions about growing tomatoes. FAQs About Growing Tomatoes Staking/caging or No Support? Generally, determinate types are the ones that are given...
How to Choose the Right Flowers for Your Graduate
This time of year we love to celebrate our graduates, and what better way to show your support than with fresh flowers? At Matlack Florist we understand that these grads are important in your life, and you want to choose just the right blooms for their special day. Here’s a few ideas on what to select for a more meaningful gift The Money Tree Even the name sounds perfect for a graduate! This symbolic plant is perfect to pair with the real gift that all grads need, money. What a clear way to show your financial support while giving them a beautiful and tangible gift as well. They’ll think of how much you are sustaining their future every time they see this small tree, perfect for a college dorm room or a first…
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Throwback Thursday, Can you find Scarlett's big sister, Addie?
Celebrating 25 Years with Autumn Hill Nursery
Autumn Hill Nursery celebrates 25 years of growing community, digging into fun projects, and sharing fresh gardening adventures with folks in Woodstock.
7 Best Flowers for Beginning Gardeners
7 Best Flowers for Beginning Gardeners. We all have to start somewhere in the garden, and these flowers are not only beautiful, but easy to grow too!
Top 10 Arbor Day Nursery Trees
Still need help deciding which trees and shrubs to add to your landscape this year? In several hardiness zones, the time for planting is now. Check out the top 10 most popular trees sold through the Arbor Day Tree Nursery and see which trees are perfect for your landscape. North Privet (Ligustrum x ibolium) This deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub is America’s fasting-growing hedge, growing up to 3′ per year. The shrub’s dense, dark, glossy green foliage makes it an excellent choice for hedges and privacy screens. If you’re interested in a hedge with a formal appearance, this privet tolerates shearing well. When you grow it as a hedge, shearing it early and often helps to develop…
40 Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Welcome Hummingbird Fans There are a lot of choices for plants that attract hummingbirds to the garden. The goal, of course, is not only to get their attention