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Late Fall Gardening Tips

Late Fall Gardening Tips

At long last. It’s time to take a deep breath, because the physical work, and often frenetic pace, of the growing season is over. Not having a million things to accomplish in the garden may make some folks bereft, but many others so happy. The Garden Center is...
Streusel Apple Bread

Streusel Apple Bread

Prep Time: 30 mins Cooking Time: 1 hr 12 servings Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup chopped cored apple 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup sour milk* or orange juice 1/3...
Forcing Spring Bulbs Now

Forcing Spring Bulbs Now

Forcing spring bulbs into winter bloom was the rage in the 1800’s. Hyacinths were especially popular. But there are others to try, too. We love vases of paperwhites and pots of amaryllis. And with a little prep time, you can have pots of tulips and daffodils blooming...
Putting Your Vegetable Garden to Bed

Putting Your Vegetable Garden to Bed

October can be such a confusing time for new gardeners. Though the sun certainly isn’t quite as warm, the golden color of autumn light can fool us into thinking that it is still late summer.  Fall is the time of year for two of our favorite garden activities-harvest...
Tips on How to Winterize Your Pond

Tips on How to Winterize Your Pond

The night temperatures are starting to cool and the leaves have started to color. And though the last few days still felt like summer, winter is definitely on its way. So now is the time to get your ponds and water features ready for the frosty temperatures to come....
Protect Your Outdoor Furniture This Fall & Winter

Protect Your Outdoor Furniture This Fall & Winter

The maple leaves are just beginning to color and before we know it, the snow will be falling. So now is the perfect time to think about protecting your casual outdoor furniture from any winter polar vortices. Outdoor living is so popular now that everyone has a piece...