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Growing Your Own Groceries

Gardening has long been a favorite hobby, and for good reason. There is the obvious satisfaction of getting to enjoy the fruits of your labor, but that is just one of the many benefits gardening offers. The American Public Health Association encourages gardening as a way to stay healthy and shares that the risk of… Read more »

Tips on Growing Happy Annual Herbs

Learn tips on how to grow happy annual herbs in this post, including sun requirements, culinary uses of herbs and fertilizers to use.

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Benefits of Being Outdoors

  We are seeing all kinds of cute shirts about staying indoors… and they are cute for sure.  But just a little reminder, you can honor social distancing and still spend time outdoors enjoying nature, even if it’s just in your own back yard! The rain is ending soon, and when the sun comes out,… Read more »

To our Good Earth Gardeners

  We have always appreciated the beauty of working outdoors… maybe no more so than right now. We are thankful that our team and our customers have the benefit of breathing fresh air while working and shopping, that we have plenty of uncrowded space to roam, that sunshine and plants reduce stress and anxiety. Our… Read more »

Enjoy Perennial Herbs for Years

Growing tips and information on perennial herbs that can easily be growing here in central Arkansas!

All About Hellebore; the Lenten Rose

Learn all about hellebore plants in this post; from where to plant to how to plant, from the right fertilizer to all about the blooms.

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Protecting Shrubs from Winter Damage

Learn why some of our landscape plants are showing winter damage, how to identify the damage, and how to address it and give plants what they need to come out of dormancy successfully.

How to Prune Crepe Myrtles Correctly

Learn how to prune crepe myrtles correctly in this blog post, including when to prune, how to prune and most importantly, how NOT to prune them.