Get in the zone!

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If you have ever purchased plants before, chances are you have come across something called the “plant hardiness zone” (or just “zone”) for a particular plant. These zones are determined by the USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map which is utilized by all plant growers and sellers. The Zone Map is the standard that growers follow […]

‘Tis the season… to preserve your plants!

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The winter season bring with it an array of exciting and fresh changes—the leaves turn from greens to vibrant oranges and reds, the humidity and heat you battled all summer long fades away and in its place cool and refreshing breezes wake up your heat-logged senses. If you are in the northern states, snow begins to […]

Poinsettia passion: Part 2

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If you plan to or already have planted outdoor Poinsettias, the beauty of these plants will continue to amaze you every winter season! They can make wonderful accent pieces or flowering hedges in landscapes, and are also often kept in containers on decks and patios or are displayed inside the home as cut flowers (if […]

Poinsettia passion: Part 1

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If you are looking to include the Poinsettia in your Christmas tradition, or if they have long since become a staple when you ring in the holidays, we have compiled some key tips, tricks and information on everything you need to know to keep your Poinsettias blooming for years to come! Although the plant only blooms […]

Poinsettias: The official Christmas plant

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During the Christmas holiday season, it seems like everywhere you look you will find luscious red Poinsettias on display. This beautiful plant has become a well-recognized symbol of Christmas—and rightly so. Its deep red color and simple yet elegant nature embodies the season in an aesthetic way. If you are looking to include the Poinsettia […]

Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree

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Although the chances that you will be growing your own Christmas tree this year are slim to none, there’s a good possibility you will be purchasing one to ring in the holidays. We thought it would be fun to spread the holiday cheer with some history on one of the most beloved and well known […]