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Have the Greenest Lawn on the Block

Have the Greenest Lawn on the Block

It’s easy to seed a new lawn, thicken an existing lawn, or patch bare spots if you know the right steps to follow. You'll have the greenest lawn on the block in no time!
Houseplants for a Healthy Lifestyle

Houseplants for a Healthy Lifestyle

Plants not only make you happy but purify your indoor air environment by absorbing the many toxins found in our home.
Earth Day April 22

Earth Day April 22

Earth day has been a U.S. holiday since April 22, 1970. It had its beginnings in 1969 when a senator’s concern over a large oil spill in California and increasing pollution across the nation, spurred him to action.
Make the Back Yard a Place Mom Can Relax

Make the Back Yard a Place Mom Can Relax

A furnished patio, deck, porch or balcony is a very special place. It invites you to step away from life’s ...
Eggs, Bunnies & Sweet Colorful Celebration

Eggs, Bunnies & Sweet Colorful Celebration

Find out why we color eggs for Easter and why a bunny delivers them as gifts.
Reuse of Bulbs from Containers

Reuse of Bulbs from Containers

A how-to guide for planting indoor flowering spring bulbs in your garden to enjoy year after year.
Winter Meals…For the Birds!

Winter Meals…For the Birds!

Bring your winter landscape back to life by adding a few seed or suet feeders. We have tips for choosing the right feeder for your feathered friends.
Modern Christmas Lights Offer so Much More

Modern Christmas Lights Offer so Much More

Learn more about what lighting features are available and how new lights can save time, money and are safer.
Christmas Stockings Enrich Holiday Traditions

Christmas Stockings Enrich Holiday Traditions

Find out why we hang stockings for Christmas and anticipate them being filled with goodies.
Peppermint … a Multi-talented Star of the Herb Garden

Peppermint … a Multi-talented Star of the Herb Garden

Peppermint, that most popular flavoring year round for treats and beverages, is incredibly easy to grow!
Creating Miniature and Fairy Gardens

Creating Miniature and Fairy Gardens

Tips on how to create miniature and fairy gardens.
frost map with dates

Frost Map with Dates

USDA zone finder with zip code search and maps

USDA Zone Finder

plant library

Plant Library

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