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Throw Down a Top Dressing to Save Water and Keep Weeds Out

With August pretty much here and summer in full swing, help your plants get through our hot days with a top dressing of Bumper Crop or Black Forest on lawns and garden beds. These top-quality soil amendments reduce watering and keep weeds out of the garden.

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Black Forest

Young ones always enjoy trips to the garden center where they often see lizards, butterflies, hummingbirds, lady bugs and more of nature. They also love helping pick out plants for the garden.

(Below) These youngsters are in front of our herb selection, which changes daily as new deliveries arrive and gardeners purchase the coriander, thyme, basil, mint, oregano they want to grow. Fresh, handpicked herbs taste great in salads, beverages, ice cubes, smoothies, juices, and all sorts of recipes. Let your culinary creativity flow!

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(Below) Lavender loves summer and will add a wonderful fragrance to your outdoor gatherings. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts Miguel, Steve or Michael for assistance with all of your gardening needs.

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(Below) Adding a dash of intriguing color to a summer garden needn’t take much time. Garb some 4-inch color and quickly jazz up your garden beds or create a colorful hanging basket or container. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts Steve, Michael or Miguel for guidance and tips.

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(Below) What is summer without a rose? Stop in to find the right one for you.

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(Below) Gardeners are indeed planting now. Stop in and get your summer/fall garden going.

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(Below) Boxwoods make a striking statement in the garden solo, grouped together or sprinkled throughout. Their various shapes provide plenty of options, too.

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(Below) Junipers and Cypress also make great focal points and, as with Boxwoods, can be grouped together for an effective and visually appealing privacy hedge.

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See you at the Garden Center!