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Posted by Brent Wilson on 5/28/2017 to Smart Shopping
Current Sales & Specials
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Hummingbird Garden Design

Posted by Brent Wilson on 4/24/2017 to Birds & Wildlife
Hummingbird Garden Design
Here's a free garden design featuring some of the hardiest nectar-rich plants that will have hummingbirds flocking to your yard.

How To Plant Perennial Plants in a Garden Bed

Posted by Jennifer Crane on 12/30/2016 to Flower Gardening
How To Plant Perennial Plants in a Garden Bed
This article provides helpful information and tips for planting many types of perennial plants in the ground in garden beds.

How To Protect Perennial Plants from Freezing During Winter

Posted by Jennifer Crane on 12/29/2016 to Flower Gardening
How To Protect Perennial Plants from Freezing During Winter
This article provides helpful information and tips for winterizing the plants in your perennial gardens.

How To Prune A Crape Myrtle Tree

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/21/2016 to Pruning Tips
How To Prune A Crape Myrtle Tree
When it comes to pruning crape myrtles, it would be better to leave them alone than to prune them improperly. We've all seen over-pruning, when each and every year people chop crape myrtles back too far, and what we call "knuckles" begin to form...and they're just ugly. I've been pruning beautiful crape myrtle trees since the early 1980's. So, if you want to know the method I use, read this article.

How To Plant and Grow Pecan Trees

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/14/2016 to Fruit Gardening
How To Plant and Grow Pecan Trees
This article provides helpful information and step-by-step instructions for planting a pecan tree

How To Plant an Azalea, Camellia, or Rhododendron in Garden Beds

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/13/2016 to Planting & Growing Tips
How To Plant an Azalea, Camellia, or Rhododendron in Garden Beds
This article provides specific instructions for planting azaleas, camellias and rhododendrons in garden beds.

How To Plant Bamboo in the Landscape or Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/13/2016 to Planting & Growing Tips
How To Plant Bamboo in the Landscape or Garden
This article provides helpful instructions for planting clumping and running bamboo plants in your landscape or garden

How To Fertilize, Water and Care for Encore Azaleas

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/13/2016 to Fertilizing Tips
How To Fertilize, Water and Care for Encore Azaleas
This article provides helpful tips and instructions for fertilizing and watering Encore Azaleas for optimum growth and overall plant health.

How To Prune a Fig Tree or Bush

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/12/2016 to Fruit Gardening
How To Prune a Fig Tree or Bush
This article provides helpful advice and tips for how to prune a fig tree or bush

How To Prune a Plum Tree

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/12/2016 to Fruit Gardening
How To Prune a Plum Tree
This article provides helpful tips and instructions for pruning a fruit bearing Plum tree.

Why Fall & Winter are the Best Time to Plant Shrubs & Trees in the South

Posted by Brent Wilson on 12/1/2016 to Planting & Growing Tips
Why Fall & Winter are the Best Time to Plant Shrubs & Trees in the South
This article explains why fall and winter are a great time to plant shrubs and trees for Southern gardeners.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Posted by Administrator on 11/6/2016 to Charts & Calculators
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map
Here you'll find a map you can use to find what USDA Plant Hardiness Zone you are located in. The plant hardiness zones help gardeners and landscapers understand which plants will most likely survive the average low winter temperatures at a specific location. Needless to say, it's a good idea to determine...

Encore Azalea Color, Size & Companion Chart

Posted by Administrator on 11/2/2016 to Charts & Calculators
Encore Azalea Color, Size & Companion Chart
With 30 varieties of different Encore Azalea colors, sizes and shapes to choose from there are endless possibilities. This is a chart we made to help you choose just the right Encore Azaleas for your gardens!

How Many Plants to Fill an Area or Space

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/10/2016 to Charts & Calculators
How Many Plants to Fill an Area or Space
Plant calculation charts come in particularly handy when planting groundcover plants, annual bedding plants and other plants that you intend on mass planting over a large area. You can use these calculation charts to determine how many plants it will take to fill a given area, based on how far the plants will be spaced apart...

How To Control Sugar Ants in the Home and Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Control Sugar Ants in the Home and Garden
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to control sugar ants in the garden and inside the home.

How To Kill Armyworms in the Lawn and Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Kill Armyworms in the Lawn and Garden
This article provides helpful information and tips on how to control and kill armyworms in the lawn, landscape and garden.

How To Prevent, Repel, and Kill Mosquitoes

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Prevent, Repel, and Kill Mosquitoes
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to prevent, repel and kill mosquitoes.

How to Prevent and Kill Whiteflies

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How to Prevent and Kill Whiteflies
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to prevent and kill whiteflies in the landscape, garden and indoors.

The Best Plants for Repelling Mosquitoes

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
The Best Plants for Repelling Mosquitoes
This article provides a list of some of the best plants for use to repel mosquitoes

Homemade Recipes for Houseplant Insect Control

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
Homemade Recipes for Houseplant Insect Control
This article provides many recipes for safe, homemade insecticides you can use to prevent and/or control insects on your houseplants.

How To Prevent and Control Insects on Shrubs and Trees

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/5/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Prevent and Control Insects on Shrubs and Trees
This article provides some helpful tips for how to prevent or control insects on shrubs and trees.

How To Correct Yellow Leaves (Chlorosis) on Plants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/4/2016 to Fertilizing Tips
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to correct yellowing leaves, also know as chlorosis, on various types of plants.

Causes of Leaf Scorch or Burnt Leaves on Japanese Maples

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/4/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
Causes of Leaf Scorch or Burnt Leaves on Japanese Maples
This article provides helpful information on the common causes of burnt leaves on Japanese maples. 

How To Kill Yellow Jacket Wasps and Destroy the Nest

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/4/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Kill Yellow Jacket Wasps and Destroy the Nest
This article provides helpful tips for how to kill a nest of yellow jacket wasps.

How To Control and Kill Mealybugs in the Landscape and Garden

Posted by on 10/4/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Control and Kill Mealybugs in the Landscape and Garden
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to control mealybugs in your landscape or gardens.

How To Kill Fire Ants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/4/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Kill Fire Ants
This article provides helpful information and tips for controlling fire ants in residential lawns and landscapes.

How To Control Disease and Fungus on Houseplants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/3/2016 to Container Gardening
How To Control Disease and Fungus on Houseplants
This article provides some helpful tips for preventing and controlling fungus and other diseases on houseplants.

How To Prevent Disease on Annual and Perennial Plants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/3/2016 to Container Gardening
How To Prevent Disease on Annual and Perennial Plants
This article provides helpful information and tips for preventing fungus and other plant diseases on annual and perennial plants.

Halloween Pumpkin Carving and Design Tips

Posted by on 10/1/2016 to DIY Projects
Halloween Pumpkin Carving and Design Tips
This article provides some helpful tips for designing and carving a pumpkin.

How To Spread Pine Straw Like the Pros

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/1/2016 to DIY Projects
How To Spread Pine Straw Like the Pros
This article provides helpful tips for spreading pine straw like the pros do to get that "fluffed up" look.

How To Prevent and Control Weeds in a Flower Bed Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 10/1/2016 to Flower Gardening
How To Prevent and Control Weeds in a Flower Bed Garden
This article provides some helpful tips for preventing and controlling weeds in your flower beds.

How To Overwinter Tropical Plants Indoors

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/29/2016 to Container Gardening
How To Overwinter Tropical Plants Indoors
This article provides helpful tips for how to overwinter tropical plants indoors.

How To Build a Garden Pond With a Waterfall

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/29/2016 to DIY Projects
How To Build a Garden Pond With a Waterfall
This article provides helpful information and tips for how to build a simple but very nice in-ground garden pond with a waterfall.

How to Espalier Plants and Trees

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/28/2016 to Design Tips
How to Espalier Plants and Trees
This article provides helpful tips and suggestion for growing different types of plants and trees as espalier; flat against a wall or other vertical surface.

How To Stop Bamboo Plants From Spreading

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/27/2016 to Planting & Growing Tips
How To Stop Bamboo Plants From Spreading
This article from helpful tips for how to naturally control the spread of bamboo plants.

How To Divide Perennial Plants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/27/2016 to Flower Gardening
How To Divide Perennial Plants
This article provides helpful tips for how to divide various types of perennial plants so you can plant them elsewhere in your gardens or share them with friends.

Plants Poisonous or Toxic to Dogs

Posted by on 9/26/2016 to Birds & Wildlife
Plants Poisonous or Toxic to Dogs
Here is a partial list of common plants that are toxic or poisonous to dogs.

How To Test Soil Drainage Before Planting

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/26/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
How To Test Soil Drainage Before Planting
This article provides helpful information about the importance of drainage and how to test for soil drainage before planting.

How To Care For a Living Christmas Tree

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/26/2016 to How To Articles
How To Care For a Living Christmas Tree
This article provides helpful tips for caring for a living Christmas tree so that it will survive through the holidays indoors to then be planted outdoors in the landscape.

How To Protect Plants From Cold Weather

Posted by on 9/26/2016 to Planting & Growing Tips
How To Protect Plants From Cold Weather
This article provides helpful tips for protecting plants from freeze damage due to severe cold weather. 

How To Pick and Store Summer Vegetables

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/22/2016 to Vegetable Gardening
How To Pick and Store Summer Vegetables
This article provides helpful tips for when and how to harvest summer vegetables such as peppers, tomatoes, and squash. 

Insect Control in the Vegetable Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/22/2016 to Pest & Disease Control Tips
Insect Control in the Vegetable Garden
This article provides helpful tips for preventing and controlling insects in the vegetable garden.

How To Control Weeds in the Vegetable Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/22/2016 to Vegetable Gardening
How To Control Weeds in the Vegetable Garden
This article provides helpful tips for preventing and controlling weeds in the vegetable garden.

How To Grow Herbs Indoors

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/22/2016 to Container Gardening
How To Grow Herbs Indoors
This article provides helpful tips and instructions for growing many types of herbs indoors.

Choosing a Hummingbird Feeder and How To Clean Them

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/22/2016 to Birds & Wildlife
Choosing a Hummingbird Feeder and How To Clean Them
This article provides some helpful tips for choosing a good hummingbird feeder and also provides important cleaning tips.

How To Grow Tomato Plants in the Vegetable Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/19/2016 to Vegetable Gardening
How To Grow Tomato Plants in the Vegetable Garden
This article provides helpful information and tips for growing tomato plants in the vegetable garden.

How To Make a Compost Pile or Heap

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/14/2016 to DIY Projects
How To Make a Compost Pile or Heap
This article provides helpful information and tips for making a com post pile or compost bin.

Long Blooming Perennial Plants

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/13/2016 to Design Tips
Long Blooming Perennial Plants
This article provides a list of perennial plants that have a long bloom season, some blooming as long as many annuals; from spring to frost!

Organic Disease Control in the Vegetable Garden

Posted by Brent Wilson on 9/13/2016 to Organic Gardening
Organic Disease Control in the Vegetable Garden
This article provides some helpful tips for organically preventing and controlling diseases in the vegetable garden.