Page-Walker Garden Certified As Wildlife Habitat

Cary, NC – The Page-Walker Arts and History Center’s new pollination garden is already a hit with the local fauna but it has also gotten Cary closer to its goal of becoming a Community Wildlife Habitat. Read more


Gardening: Fill In the Summer Gaps

Cary, NC – After the rush of Spring, the garden can develop some awkward empty spaces. Here are a few tips for filling in the summer gaps. Read more

Skeletonized Elm Leaf Beetle

Pest Damage in the Garden

Cary, NC – Summer is here with hot days and a great deal of humidity since it has rained so much in North Carolina. Great conditions for lots of pests in the garden, some good and some bad.  Read more

Garden Curb Appeal

Gardening Tips for Curb Appeal

Cary, NC – Whether you are staging your house for the real estate market or you want to give your neighbors something nice to look at, there are a number of simple gardening methods you can use to boost your home’s curb appeal. Read more


Garden: Add Color with Hanging Baskets

Cary, NC- Not everyone wants to dig up their yard to be able enjoy some flowers in the summer. Some of us do better with containers.  Read more

Photo from Herbfest 2015 courtesy Lindsey Chester

7th Annual Herbfest Comes to Page-Walker

Cary, NC — Gardeners rejoice! The 7th annual Herbfest at Page-Walker is set for Saturday, May 7, 2016. Read more


Garden: All About Herbs

Cary, NC – How about some plants that you add to almost anywhere in your yard that require little to no care, look good, smell good and you can eat them?  That is an herb. Read more


Gardening: Spring Favorites to Plant Now

Cary, NC — The grass is growing and the lawnmowers are humming like a swarm of angry bees in Cary. That’s the sign that it’s time to plant a few Spring favorites in pots or the garden. Read more


Fairy Gardens: How to Build a Tiny World

Morrisville, NC — What’s a fairy garden, and how do you make one? I’ll show you. Read more


Garden: Planting Spring Vegetables

Cary, NC — Isn’t this time of year exciting!? Our weather here in Cary is amazing, and the stores are already gearing up with all kinds of vegetable and herb plants for the garden. It is time to start planning your vegetable garden, but please remember that the safest time for planting in our area is after the last frost date, which is usually April 15
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