New Garden Notes
Summer Leaf Yellowing and Drop on Trees

Don't panic, there are a few common (and benign) reasons that trees drop leaves in summer.

Fall Webworm

Ugh! What’s nastier than a sack of crawly caterpillars hanging from your trees? How about a dozen of ‘em?

Quick Tips for Avoiding Brown Patch

Quick tips for avoiding the fungal disease Brown Patch in lawns

How to Grow Blueberries in Containers

Blueberries make great container plants! Watch this video from our friends at Espoma for tips and see how easy it is to grow blueberries in containers.

Good container plantings require little maintenance aside from watering and can enhance your home through the spring, summer, and fall. 

It's Not Too Late to Prune Crape Myrtles

Unlike some other flowering plants, crapes will develop their flower buds on new growth.

2016 is Year of the Begonia Begonia: National Garden Bureau

With over 1,700 different species, Begonias (family Begoniaceae) is the fifth most diverse class of plants. 

Organic Pest Control (Infographic)

Organic methods can be very effective when used preventively or before pest populations become too large.

Unseasonable Flowering

Is your forsythia starting to bloom for Christmas? Here's why some plants flower during warm winter days.

What Killed my Pansies?

This is a question we have been asked frequently this fall. 

Where and why this is not bad advice, and where it’s a terrible idea.

Spring Blooming (and Deer Resistant!) Bulbs to Plant

Plant some of these low-maintenance (and critter resistant) spring bloomers this fall.

4 Reasons to Plant your Pansies Early

Don’t wait until your summer annuals give up the ghost to plant your fall pansies!

Should I Prune my Crape Myrtle in Fall?

Don't cut too much if you decide to tidy up your crape myrtles in late summer and fall!