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Archive for month: October, 2013

Spooktacular Decorations, Pumpkins, Vegetables, Herbs, Boxwoods and More

By Cathy Hough, general manager and buyer

Witches, goblins, ghosts, pumpkins. Halloween is nearly here and our spooktacular decorations are waiting to help you create a spooky scene at your house.


(Below) Carving a Pumpkin this week? Our Pumpkin Patch is the place to find carving Pumpkins in a size for everyone.


(Below) Need some Halloween decorating ideas? We’ve got plenty!


(Below) Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the moments! This little Superman creates some magical memories.


Herbs and Vegetables


Plant your winter bounty now. We have peppers, lettuce, sage (below), strawberries, caraway, cilantro and just about any cool-season veggie or herb you’re looking for.


(Below) Lettuce




(Above and below) We have a nice assortment of the prized Boxwood, available in spiral, globe and other topiary shapes. Hurry in to discover what fascinating landscape uses this plant has!


Fall Planting

IMG_2621 (Above) Create a Sasanqua Camellia forest in your yard! Sasanqua Camellias bloom in the fall to winter months, whereas Japonica Camellias bloom in the winter into spring. Ask our design experts, Steve, CJ or Roger for help finding the right Camellia for your garden and giving it the best start possible with proper soil amendments.

IMG_2667(Above) Container planting is another way to add visual interest to your garden, landscape, entryway, patio, deck, porch or balcony. We have a large selection of colorful containers in a variety of sizes.

Containers are suitable for Camellias (flower, below), Roses, Ornamental Grasses, Citrus, Japanese Maples, Boxwoods, Perennials and nearly every plant under the sun!


(Below) Rose


(Above) Only a few Roses remain in stock so hurry in to find the one you want! All in-stock roses are 20% off.

More Garden Finds


(Above and below) You might just be surprised by what beauty can be found in a vine. This gorgeous plant will turn any area into a cascade of color! Ask CJ, Roger or Steve for assistance. They’re your experts and can give you the guidance needed to keep your plant happy and thriving.


(Below) Succulents also make great container plantings. Ask about our custom planting designs. They’re yet another way we can help turn your garden or outdoor area into the setting you want it to be.


(Below) We are fully stocked with a huge variety of shrubs, trees, and hedge plants.  Ask our design staff for help determining which plants will work best in your garden.


(Below) Vibrant containers paired with the perfect plant make a stunning focal point. Let us help you create some container plantings that fit your landscape and add a “Wow!” to it.


(Below) Junipers


(Below) Call everyone you know so they, too, can wander through our Pumpkin Patch!


Have a safe and fun Halloween! 











Bounce Into Halloween With Our Free Jumper, Then Check Out Our Pumpkin Patch

By Cathy Hough, general manager and buyer

Get ready to bring the kids in for a fun time in our free Jumper (below) and Pumpkin Patch! Our Jumper will be here from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 19 and 20, and Oct. 26 and 27. You’ll want to make sure your kids don’t miss the fun. Our Pumpkin Patch is open seven days a week from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., our regular operating hours.


(Below) Turn your kids loose in our Pumpkin Patch, where they’re sure to find really cool pumpkins for carving and decorations. We’ve created three fun seating areas for photo poses, too.


Add to your Halloween and fall home decor–we’ve got all sorts of gourds, ghosts, goblins, owls and more–some are inside the store, so wander in for decorating ideas (below).



(Below) Of course, we have some pretty scary Gargoyles. Take one home with you if you dare.


Make it a family affair with our pumpkin carving and seed roasting kits.



(Below) Our Boxwood shipment has arrived, and we have lots to choose from in a variety of shapes and sizes, including spirals, globes and topiary. Boxwoods are wonderful as hedges or use them in a container to create an entryway accent.



Fall is the best time for planting. Ask one of our design experts, Steve, CJ and Roger, for guidance. They can help you select winter edibles, perennials, trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses and roses for your garden (below).

Lettuce (below)


 (Below) The perennial Lion’s Tail


 Ornamental grasses (below) look particularly nice in fall.


 (Below) Bottle Brush is native to Australia.


 Eggplant (below)


(Below) Peppers IMG_3978

(Below) Take advantage of our 20% off Rose Sale on every rose in stock. IMG_3973

Get busy planting bulbs so you can enjoy their colorful magic in early spring. Our selection includes Tulips, Daffodils, Freesias, Paperwhite Narcissus and more.




(Below) Add some color to your world with these decorative plant hangers.


(Below) Nature comes to life in vivid colors in our new card line.

 Stop in today to experience our 2+ acres of the best quality in plants, fountains, statuary, containers and advice. Our nursery professionals are here to help you have a great garden.