WHO SAYS PARTIAL SUN IS BORING – THESE CLEMATIS SAY NOT!

WHO SAYS PARTIAL SUN IS BORING – THESE CLEMATIS SAY NOT!

Clematis – not just for the sun! You’ve always heard plant a clematis with a hot top and cool bottom but these varieties will thrive in partial shade. Abilene – delightful pink flower, as flower fades a deep pink stripe becomes prominent, can also be grown as a patio container plant, grows to 4 ft. tall, blooms June and August Fleuri – deep purple flowers, can be grown in containers, 4 ft. tall, blooms May through August New Love – a bush form , star shaped indigo flowers, sweet fragrance, 3 ft. tall, blooms June, July, August and September Nelly Moser – bicolor pale pink with red bar, 8 ft. tall, blooms June and...
ROOT, ROOT, ROOT FOR THE VEGGIES!

ROOT, ROOT, ROOT FOR THE VEGGIES!

If you are going to plant a garden make sure to add some root vegetables – awesome freshness all winter long! Root vegetables are easy to store and have a long shelf life. They are great for disease fighting immunity and energy boosting. Root vegetables like potatoes, onions, carrots, celeriac, kohlrabi, and radishes are easy to store. They like cool, dark, humid rooms or store in the fridge in a paper bag in the crisper drawer. Other great winter veggies like winter squash, Brussel Sprouts (let these guys get frosted a few times – they are sweeter this way) and Kale are great for cold winter nights. Make sure after harvesting winter squash that they are stored a cool dark room. Rah, Rah...
BABY IT’S SCORCHING IN HERE!

BABY IT’S SCORCHING IN HERE!

BABY IT’S SCORCHING IN HERE! Eat at your own risk! These peppers are smoking hot: 7 Pot Bubblegum – cross between a Moruga Scorpion Red and Yellow 7 Pot, unique red ‘bleeding’ to the cap and stem Black Naga – from Bangladesh, dark brown pods, nice sweet heat – 700,000-800,000 on the Scoville 7 Pot Brain Strain Yellow – from Trinidad, extremely hot, it’s lumpy appearance resembles a brain Trinidad Scorpion – wrinkled, lantern shaped, 1.2 million Scoville Chapeu de Fradu – 1 ¼-1 ¾” wide, looks like a wrinkled flying saucers, the pod has detectable heat but are sweet and mild If these aren’t enough of a variety for you, better come in and see the rest of our hot peppers. They go...
WHO NEEDS THE INDIGO GIRLS…

WHO NEEDS THE INDIGO GIRLS…

  When you can have Indigo Tomatoes! Those girls might have had some hits but Indigo Tomatoes have gone platinum. We have four varieties that are packed with anti-oxidants. Indigo Blue Pearl – 1-2 oz. cherry with purple tops and cream bottoms Indigo Kumquat – 1 oz. oval fruit that when ripe have apricot tops with indigo shoulders – sweet-tart flavor Indigo Cherry Drops – 1 ¼” fruit – single bite cherry tomato that are deep rosy red with black purple cast Indigo Cream Berries – ivory colored cherry tomato with and indigo...
UNBELIEVABLE BEGONIAS

UNBELIEVABLE BEGONIAS

UNBELIEVABLE BEGONIAS WOW! Did you get to try one of these begonias last season? If not, this is a must have! Unbelievable Miss Montreal and Unbelievable Lucky Strike were awesome. These begonias are drought tolerant and prolific bloomers. We loved them so much we went from 2 varieties to 4! This year we added Unbelievable Tweety Pie and Unbelievable First Kiss! Get it quick – Gab likes these so they’ll be the first to...
It’s not your Grandma’s Geranium

It’s not your Grandma’s Geranium

  It’s not your grandma’s geranium – Geraniums are tried and true for a reason. With all the new varieties that are available, they are the power punch of the garden. Geraniums are great for containers, baskets, or in the flower bed. They deliver a knock-out every time because of their hardiness and versatility. Here’s a breakdown of the types of geraniums that you can find with us: ZONAL: old fashion, big flower head, great in flower beds, containers, window boxes and the color selection is endless. Some of our favorites are: Fidelity Dark Red, Tango Neon, Classic Dark Salmon INTERSPECIFIC: the best of both worlds, a cross between a zonal and ivy geranium. These are so spectacular because they produce continuous blooms even if you do not deadhead! These geraniums also give you the upright and draping flower heads. Our most favorite of all is the Sarita Series (AWESOME), Calliope and Caliente geraniums are fabulous too! Never underestimate the power of a...