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Browsing Archive: April, 2012

Opening week!!!

Posted by Judy Kraushaar on Monday, April 30, 2012,

Hurray, May 1 is opening day.  I'm very excited to get the season started.  We are cramped right now for room but once the weather smartens up I can move some plants to other areas.  This past week has kept us busy with hanging basket and wave trimmings.  Yes it is sad to see blossoms get chopped off but it is nice to see them bloom fuller next time.  I have a few pictures from this week.

This is a picture of a begonia in one of my cone baskets. I love the orange.  The bottom picture is a Dar...


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It's almost here

Posted by Judy Kraushaar on Thursday, April 26, 2012,


Opening day is fast approaching and I'm excited. As I run in circles, Lorraine and the crew have been busy making sure the plants are looking great.  It is very much appreciated by me.  Well, I was trying to think about what I could write today and I remembered the exciting news.  I was able to get a supply of Flora America Tomato seeds.  I haven't planted the tomatoes myself but they are suppose to be a very nice plant with abundant fruit.  I will be trying them myself this year. 

I took a fe...
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Friendly Reminder

Posted by Judy Kraushaar on Saturday, April 14, 2012,

Just a friendly reminder to anyone that is interested in getting their pots planted, (either patio or hanging), you can bring your pots to the greenhouse at anytime for me to plant.  If you want new pots this year, I do have a variety of pots available. 
For new customers, I do custom planting of any pot you would like planted.  I charge for the plants, soil and for the pot if you prefer new.  I then store the planted pot until you are ready to pick it up.  Also, if anyone is wanting a specif...


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Let it grow, Let it grow, why not snow!!

Posted by Judy Kraushaar on Saturday, April 7, 2012,
What a warm winter, beautiful spring days, and today snow.  The greenhouses are tucked in tight and ready for some nasty temperatures.  Here's hoping that it doesn't last too long.  I am excited for this year.  We have some new products that everyone will fall in love with.  There are some Rex Begonias, different alteranthera, a new croton, some cool torenia, a new variety of potato vine, new and improved wave colors, as well as new varieties, a lot of new succulents and cacti, and many more....
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