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Spring is Coming ~ Be Patient

Cold, winter days use to be my least favorite time of year. Now I love looking through seed catalogs and planning next spring’s veggie or flower garden. I guess that’s where the expression “gardeners are the forever optimists” came from.  There is nothing more rewarding......

Peppers for Spring 2016

These cold winter days are a great time to plan your 2016 veggie garden! We will be growing lots of specialty peppers once again this year. Be sure to visit our Pepper Board on Pinterest and check out the 60+ varieties for this coming spring.......

Tomatoes for Spring 2016

We plan on having 90+ different varieties of tomatoes this spring. Be sure to check out our Tomato Board on Pinterest.  There is a description of each one.  Call and put your reservation in on the ones you want! We don’t have room to grow......

Avoid Snow Damage on Plants

BROOM YOUR BUSHES. With colder temperatures and light, fluffy snow there is usually nothing to worry about. The wind blows, and the snow slowly drifts to the ground. But, wet snows accumulate quickly in evergreens and densely branched plants. Once the branches are bent the......

Dormant Oil Spray at Countryside Gardens

Gardening reminder! NOW is the time to use Dormant Oil Spray on ornamentals, shrubs, fruit and shade trees. It suffocate existing insects and eggs. A very effective control for a wide range of Scale, Mites, Fruit Tree Rollers, Pear Psylla, Fall Armyworms and Whiteflies. Pick......

Valentine’s Day is NEAR!

Valentines is less than a month away. WE’RE READY FOR VALENTINE’S DAY. You’ll be seeing RED at Countryside Gardens.  We will have fresh cut flowers. You can place your order early and we will have them ready for you to pick up for that special someone in......

Natural Alternative Ice Melt

Why Choose Natural Alternative® Ice Melt? Traditional ice melter products, such as rock salt, can be very damaging to soil, waterways, and plants. Many are also highly corrosive to metals and lose their melting effectiveness at only 15F. Calcium chloride, another common ice melter, can......