Author: Countryside Gardens

Although food for birds is abundant now, you need to begin filling feeders now so birds know where to come for food this winter. Try putting out a few different feeders with different size feeder holes & different foods to see how many types of...

TIP 2: Late August is the best time to fertilize roses for the last time of the season; also prune roses lightly to promote big fall blooms....

TIP 1: Plant a fall crop of peas. The roots of peas “fix” nitrogen into the soil for next spring planting. Remember though, when planting peas for fall, plant them almost twice as deep as spring-planted peas. This will help keep the seeds cool and...

Countryside Gardens hosts many private events. It's our way of introducing ourselves to new friends in the community and it's FREE. Holiday parties, garden clubs, neighborhood associations, birthday, bridal, baby showers and even cookie exchanges. Jewelry & Cosmetic parties? You bet. Call the store at...

ARE YOU PLANNING A FALL VEGGIE GARDEN? We are starting to get our cool season veggie plants in now.  Using Daddy Pete's Plant Pleaser’s Soil Enhancer in your soil before sowing or planting helps ensure that your plants will have the ample drainage and oxygen needed...

GRUBS. It's time to treat your lawn with GRUB FREE Zone II. Other pests controlled (including the larvae of Japanese Beetle, Oriental Beetle, Chafers, Asiatic Garden Beetle, May or June Beetles, and Black Turfgrass Ataenius) and Mole Crickets. Also used in landscaped areas containing flowers,...