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Helpful Articles


Pruning Tips

Here are some quick tips and techniques on pruning.

Fertilizing Your Landscape Plants

Just like our bodies, plants need supplemental nutrients. Below are some benefits of feeding plants: Types of Fertilizers There are many types of fertilizer on

Mulching-In New Landscape Plants

Mulch is right behind watering in order of importance. The root system is the ‘heart’ of your plant and needs protection. Below are some benefits

Tree Planting & Staking Guide

There are many sizes of trees/shrubs and root balls. There are also different types of containers: plastic pots, ball n burlap, and metal cages. No

Guide to Identifying Plant Pests, Fungus, and Weeds

If you’re not sure what kind of pest or problem you’re dealing with in your garden, the resources listed below can help. Once you’ve identified the issue, head on back to our Plant Product Page to find the right way to treat it. 

Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

IPM is an effective, environmentally friendly approach to pest control. It combines common-sense practices to manage pests in your yard.

Create a Creek Bed Vignette

This weekend project can fit into almost any outdoor space- in between walkways, as part of an island, even next to your driveway. Re-creating a

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

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

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.

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.

Succulent Plant Care

Succulents take a completely different water, soil, and light regimen than tropical house plants. Find out how to care for yours.


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

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.
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