Top 10 Vines for Hummingbirds

June 20, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

1 Trumpet Honeysuckle*

2 Mandevilla*

3 Cup and Saucer Vine

4 Canary Creeper

5 Scarlet Runner Bean

6 Candy Corn Plant*

7 Figwort

8 Purple Passionflower

9 Trumpet Vine*

10 Hyacinth Bean Vine

*Vines we have in stock.

 

 

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Spring Open House

April 23, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Our Annual Spring Open House is this Saturday, March 25th.

Join us for a fun day of events that we are sure you will enjoy:

  • Master Gardeners will be on-site to answer any of your gardening questions.
  • The Ogilville Boy Scout Troop will be selling lunches from 11 am – 1 pm.
  • Join a free class called “Flowering Shrubs for Your Landscape” starting at 12 noon.
  • Make-N-Take creating “Miniature Gardens” class starts at 2 pm ($40 material fee applies).

Wischmeier Nursery will be open Saturday rain or shine from 9 am to 4 pm.

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Perennial Preview

April 7, 2015 | Posted in Classes & Special Events, Uncategorized | By

Saturday April 11, 2:00 p.m. we will be hosting a perennial preview, to let you get the first look at our new perennials for this year.  You will get the chance to reserve your favorites for pick up later.

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Photo courtesy of · Chris Hansen

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Let’s Talk Tomatoes

March 16, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

What are all those letters listed in seed catalogs:

They are Disease Resistant information.

V-Verticillium wilt

N-Nematodes

F-Fusarium wilt

FF-Fusarium, races 1&2

T-Tobacco mosaic virus

A-Alterneria alternata

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Let’s Talk Tomatoes

March 9, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

The first thing you need to know when choosing seeds for tomatoes is what type of tomato do you want.

Types of tomatoes:

Determinate-Plants reach a fixed height and ripen all their within a short period.

Indeterminate-Plants continue growing until they are killed by frost, ripening fruit throughout the growing season.

Check back tomorrow for more information on tomatoes.

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