2017 Gifts for Gardeners

Cary, NC – Here are a few suggestions for gifts for gardeners. If you are a gardener, send this story to your loved ones so they know what to buy for you. Read more

Gardening: Vegetables for the Winter

Cary, NC – If you saw the morning frost these past few days, you can tell Winter is upon us. Now is the time to start planting and cultivating all of the vegetables and seasonings that grow best this time of year. Read more

City Garden Design Opens in Downtown Cary

Cary, NC – A new garden design store is now open in Downtown Cary, with design and installation services as well as unique plants and custom arrangements for interior decorating. Read more

Fall Gardening III: The Magic of Bulbs

Cary, NC – Bulbs produce some of the most spectacular flowers in nature. They can come back year after year, multiply freely and require little to no work. Magic! And, almost magically, now is the time to plant them. Read more

Gardening: Time to Plant Trees & Shrubs

Cary, NC – If early Autumn is the time to plant flowers and fall vegetables, now is the time to start thinking about trees and shrubs. Read more

Gardening: Growing Roses in the Triangle

Cary, NC – Roses, everybody loves them. They are beautiful, smell wonderful and make great cut flowers for the house!  But they are difficult to grow and the options are dumbfounding. There is so much to discuss but I don’t have that much space therefore I will just cover the basics and suggest you visit Clemson Cooperative Extension, for more details. Read more

Gardening: Fall Annuals & Leafy Greens

Cary, NC – Every year is different, but by the beginning of September, it’s time to get started with Fall planting. This year, I recommend starting with some annual flowers and some leafy greens. Read more

Gardening: Container Planting

Cary, NC – We have definitely had our share of heat this summer and it has probably taken a toll on your potted plants.  You may need to completely start over and that’s fine because there are some great late-summer container ideas that will last through fall and into early winter before the first frost. Read more

Gardening in August

Cary, NC – The sun is blazing and rain has been scarce since July. What do in the garden in August? Read more

Gardening: Saving Water in the Summer

Cary, NC – We are in the middle of July and the heat is getting strong. So when watering your lawn and plants, here are some tips on the best ways to use water for your garden. Read more