Early Spring Planting

Early Spring Planting

Minter Country Garden Old Man Winter is quickly fading, which is good for us and our gardens! Check out this guide to planting early spring plants. We’ve been so fortunate to have a temperate winter this year (okay, with the exception of that spell in January!), so...
We Love Those Spuds!

We Love Those Spuds!

Blog “Boil ‘em, mash ‘em, stick ‘em in a stew…”* Any way you like them, potatoes are fantastic, and they are classified as one of the world’s healthiest foods. Last season, Brian contacted Bill Zylman to put together some helpful tips for potato gardeners....
Pruning: Selecting The Right Tools for the Job

Pruning: Selecting The Right Tools for the Job

Minter Country Garden-blog Like a good spring house cleaning, a thorough pruning can make your garden look clean and fresh at this time of year. Like a good spring house cleaning, a thorough pruning can make your garden look clean and fresh at this time of year....
Kids and the Winter Garden

Kids and the Winter Garden

Results for "valentine" Little ones tend to think there’s nothing fun to do in the yard this time of year, but there really is! Bundle up and grab a thermos of hot cocoa—it’s winter gardening time! We know that kids need to get outside more—all of us do,...
Holiday Greens and Trees Timeline

Holiday Greens and Trees Timeline

Minter Country Garden To avoid disappointment, and to keep your holiday décor looking and smelling its best, try using the following timeline to guide your decorating plans. The excitement of the holidays builds a little earlier each year. However, while the thrill is...