Minter Country Garden Blog
As soon as we get a nice, sunny day many folks are eager to jump into spring gardening. While we can’t get too far ahead of ourselves (temperatures are still cool for some activities, we may well get a hard frost yet etc.), there are several things that you can get growing now. Read on for tips on how to get early plants off to a great start!
Potatoes 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.
There’s been an enormous change in public perception of Valentine’s Day in recent years. It’s become less about romantic relationships and more about showing appreciation of friends, family, and loved ones. It is also less about spending a lot of money, and more about being thoughtful of what might make someone happy!
Like a good spring house cleaning, a thorough pruning can make your garden look clean and fresh at this time of year.
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!
When it comes to gift-giving, they say ‘it’s the thought that counts’—and it’s true! Should you be stuck for ideas though, we’ve got lots of suggestions for all kinds of gardeners on your list!
Move over poinsettias! Here are some other festive plants to help your home and garden celebrate the season.
To avoid disappointment, and to keep your holiday décor looking and smelling its best, try using the following timeline to guide your decorating plans.
Hyacinths, Amaryllis and Paperwhites are three winter delights that are specially prepared to bloom easily indoors. Enjoy these indoor flower bulbs in your home while the weather outside turns cold.
With several outdoor tasks essentially done for the year, many gardeners find they have extra time that they’d like to put to use in the garden. At this time of year, however, if you want to stay on top of things, there are some items you should take OFF the to-do list!