Fall into Spring

Fall into Spring

You know when you see sunny yellow daffodils that spring has arrived. If you plant the bulbs in September or October they will bloom in late winter or early spring.  Select healthy firm bulbs at a trusted garden center.  Steer away from any bulbs that are soft or...
Last Minute Winter Prep

Last Minute Winter Prep

Only in Cleveland can it be 75 degrees one day and 35 and blizzard-like the next.  Due to an unseasonably mild fall, some of the yard winterizing may have escaped your mind.  So now you may need to bundle up and finish up some of that landscape winter prep you’ve put...

Fall Inventory

Have you scheduled your fall furnace check?  Is the outside water source shut off, and the hose drained and stored?  Are you waiting for that last leaf to fall so you can officially put away all of your garden tools?  Here’s something you may not have thought about –...

Fall Plantings

It’s officially fall.  Gone are the humid, hot days of summer.  But that doesn’t mean you have to stow away all of your gardening gear just yet.  In fact, the cooler temperatures and rain showers make the fall season an ideal time to plant new trees, shrubs and...

Pumpkin Picking

Hard to believe the fall season has arrived; and with it brings warm apple cider, colorful autumn leaves, hayrides, apple pies, smoky bonfires, leaf piles, and PUMPKINS! You’ll know it when you see it…the perfect pumpkin for carving your jack-o-lantern!   Have you...

End of the Season Sales

Heading back to school is a sign that summer is rapidly coming to an end.  But it’s also a great time to score some deals on all sorts of merchandise.  Make a list of items that you need (or want) for your garden and outdoor living space for next season.  Just about...