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December 31, 2020
January in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Primary tasks this month include planning your spring garden and major pruning of dormant fruit and shade trees, vines and rose bushes. Proper pruning will help control and redirect...
November 30, 2020
Bedding Plants Plant Calendula, Cyclamen, Dianthus, Pansy, Iceland Poppy, Primrose, Stock, and Snapdragon.  Some late winter blooming plants to include are Begonia, Columbine, Lobelia, and Sweet Alyssum.  Cut back Impatiens...
October 30, 2020
  November in Your Garden Planting or Transplanting Most hardy evergreen shrubs including Azalea, Camellias, and Roses can be successfully transplanted now through February.  Leave as much of the original root ball as...
October 1, 2020
October in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Prepare for winter by picking up debris such as fallen fruit and leaves. When the rains start, debris becomes a home to a host of garden pests, particularly snails and slugs.  Secure...
August 31, 2020
September in Your Garden: Bedding Plants As the month closes as the fall season begins, clear the garden of failing summer annuals. Pick off spent flowers to encourage new blooms. Turn the soil to aerate; level. Plant...
July 30, 2020
August in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Continue to water and fertilize hanging plants regularly since they dry out quickly now with the increasing day length and decreasing humidity. You may occasionally need to submerge...
June 30, 2020
July in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Continue to fertilize regularly because plants are using food as quickly as you supply it. Prune faster growing plants to keep them vigorous and to control water use. Fertilize lawns when...
June 17, 2020
Although we’ve enjoyed a good amount of rain this spring, warmer, drier weather is here, and it will get hotter before it cools off again. Here at Evergreen Nursery we often get asked about the most basic of gardening tasks:...
May 29, 2020
June in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Take the time to look at small jobs in your garden this month. Remove any unwanted suckers from trees and shrubs.  Pinch tips of Fuchsias, Geraniums and Marguerites to encourage dense...
May 18, 2020
If you follow gardening and landscaping news, you’ve probably come across the phrase “architectural plants.” Maybe you haven’t given much thought to the term, or have guessed it must have something to do with size or shape or big...
April 30, 2020
May in Your Garden: Water in the Garden Begin increasing your watering schedule as the weather warms. Water seedlings and young plants frequently for short periods; water trees and shrubs deeply and less often. All kinds of...
March 31, 2020
Work in the Garden: This is a good month to plant new shrubs and hardy perennials and to prepare for the coming summer. Keep roots cool and weeds down by applying mulch around flowers and vegetables, particularly Azaleas, berries...
March 24, 2020
The coronavirus appears to be one of the greater challenges of our modern time. Our hearts and wishes for a speedy recovery go out to all those impacted. As a grower and mass provider of both construction and agricultural...
March 3, 2020
Spring is the time to plant vegetables and herbs, and here at Evergreen Nursery we always have lots of variety to choose from. For the average home gardener wanting to plant several types of vegetables in relatively small...
February 27, 2020
March in Your Garden: Work in the Garden Get your spring garden ready for planting by cleaning all beds of debris and old, dead plants.  Lightly cut ground covers.  This is the most important month to fertilize.  We recommend...

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