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The retail garden shop and the farm are now open on Sundays too! Now normal open hours are Wednesday through Saturday 9:05 to 5:08. Sunday 11:00 to 5:00. Closed Holidays: July 4th, Christmas (Dec. 25-Jan. 3), Thanksgiving Day, and Easter Sunday.
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News from the Farm

It’s been an exciting week around the farm. We had a tornado come through last Sunday and blow down one big tree and a few small trees. Really no damage to our buildings, just the loss of a few of our beloved trees. The tree trimmers have been in cleaning up the mess, and we’re […]

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News From the Farm

Well, it has been awhile since we sent out a farm report. In the busy-ness of the doing, we sometimes neglect to make time to converse about what we’re doing. For those of you that are wondering whether we are still here, it is very much so. We love gardening and helping people to learn […]

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Planting Trees Right

Buying beautiful, well-grown plants is a great way to start your future landscape and orchard. The next step to your success lies with planting your tree correctly. Let’s start with your soil, as this is the basic foundation of your plant’s future.  Each plant likes certain soil characteristics.  It helps to have a basic understanding […]

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We’re Back Open

It’s been a wonderful summer for us. Long days filled with tending the new crop,  grafting more fruit trees, harvesting fruit, and visiting far away places. This is our first open week of the fall season and it’s so nice to be back! The nursery is now open on our regular schedule of Wednesday through […]

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Summer Siesta

It’s that Time of Year  Every year during the dog days of summer we close the nursery to give our staff and ourselves some time off to recharge our batteries, see some new sights and work on infrastructure at the nursery. The nursery will be closed this year from August 5th through September 1st. We’ll […]

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Late March Veggie Report

  We’re working hard to bring you a great crop of vegetable starts to plant this spring. Every Week there is something new coming out of the our growing operation. Here’s what’s happening this week.    HERBS in 1 Gallon pots $4.99-$7.99 each READY THIS WEEK Parsley Flat Leaf YES Fennel Bronze YES Fennel Bulbing […]

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This Week at the Farm: Edible Landscaping Class, Tricks on Planting Tomatoes, Butterfly Plants

This Week at the Farm: Edible Landscaping Class, Tricks on Planting Tomatoes, and Butterfly Plants! Edible Landscape Class Mark your calendars for Betsy Smith’s upcoming Edible Landscaping class on March 21st.  Betsy is a talented landscape designer, well versed in the use if edibles in landscapes. Betsy will talk about correct choice of edibles for […]

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This Week at the Farm: Container Gardening – Tomatoes, Peppers and More AND the Lone Star Kiwi

This Week at the Farm: Container Gardening – Tomatoes, Peppers and More and the Lone Star Kiwi It’s not too early to start planting tomatoes and peppers for the container gardener, as you will be able to protect the tender plants during any future cold snaps! We have several varieties available including the stunning Green […]

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