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Category: Outdoor Plant Care

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Your Guide to Drought-Resistant Landscaping in Missouri

Missouri’s weather has certainly kept our plants on their toes. First, the severe drought in the summer of 2022, followed by the harsh cold in December, dealt a tough blow to many of our beloved plants. And now, as we find ourselves grappling with another dry spell this spring,

The Benefits of Liquid Plant Probiotics

Some of us humans take probiotics after a course of antibiotics, and some of us take them daily to help our gut health. It seems the more we learn about these little microbes, the more we understand that they are essential for all life, including plants! At Grass Roots,


We have several tips and tricks for planting bulbs of all kinds. We also carry bulbs at our Garden Center!

Planting and Care Guide

Keep your plants healthy from the time you take them home from our nursery. Learn about planting, watering, fertilizing and more…

Pruning Tips

Here are some quick tips and techniques on pruning.

Watering Tips

  • Our watering advice is based on plants living in a 72 degree house. Porch life or humidity could have an impact on its watering needs.
  • Always use tepid water for watering your houseplants.
  • Broadleaf plants need less water in fall and winter, but you should never allow the soil to completely dry out.