Knowledge from the Pros
Hardscape Materials for Beginners
Looking to give your yard a new look, but not sure where to start? Landscaping has several elements that work together to create the unique
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
How To DIY a Walkway with Pavers
Walkways can typically be placed in one of two categories. Whether necessity or style, this project can certainly be taken on by a pro or
Christmas Cactus- Care and Reblooming Tips
Christmas cactuses are a popular plant for decor and gifts around the holidays. We’re always asked how to help them bloom again…here are our recommendations!
Getting Your Soil Analyzed at Grass Roots
If you’d like personalized recommendations for soil amendments and lawn care treatments, a soil test is the perfect place to start. Here’s how to take your soil sample at home.
What to Expect After You Seed Your Lawn
Seeding your lawn is only the first step to a healthy and beautiful lawn. Here’s what to do after you’ve spread grass seed…
Prepping Elephant Ears & Banana Trees for Winter (Southwest Missouri)
Where we are in Marshfield, Missouri, tropical bulbs like elephant ears and banana trees must be protected from frost. Here are your options…
Terrarium Care Guide
We deliver and sell beautifully designed terrariums at our plant store in Marshfield, MO. Here’s how to care for them.
Carnivorous Plant Care
Carnivorous plants like the Venus Fly Trap and Pitcher Plant are becoming popular for adults and kids alike! Learn how to help them thrive.
24 Landscaping Projects to Tackle This Fall
For us landscaping folks, fall is the prime time to tackle these lawn and garden projects.
How Much Mulch, Topsoil, or Rock do I Need?
You may want bulk gravel, topsoil, or mulch, but you’re not sure how much you need. Use our calculator and tips to find out.
Spider Mite Types, Identification, and Treatment
Learn how to identify different types of spider mites and treat them before they destroy your plants.
Mosquito Repelling Permaculture Pack
These plants provide many benefits in repelling unwanted insects such as mosquitoes, while attracting beneficial insects such as dragonflies.
What’s all the Fuss about Worm Castings?
Worm Castings are 100% organic manure left behind from worms after they digest and secrete soil and organic material. Here’s how to use them.
Succulent Plant Care
Succulents take a completely different water, soil, and light regimen than tropical house plants. Find out how to care for yours.
Think You Can’t Landscape in Winter? Here are 13 Projects That Prove You Wrong
Planting in Winter Although most people don’t think of winter as a time to plant, it is one of the best times to install trees,
We have several tips and tricks for planting bulbs of all kinds. We also carry bulbs at our Garden Center!
How to Create a Rain Garden (Bonus: They Attract Pollinators Too!)
Rain gardens are a great way to incorporate native plants into your lawn while reducing erosion, using less water, and mowing less.
Wet Weather? Here’s How to Rid Your Garden Plants of Fungus
When the weather is wetter than usual, you can expect fungus in your garden. We can’t control nature, but we can keep a close eye on our plants and try to be proactive on any possible infestation.
The Benefits of Compost for Your Plants and Lawn
Using compost on your garden, lawn, farm, and indoor plants is an easy step that benefits your greenery long term.
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…
Here are some quick tips and techniques on pruning.