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Countryside Gardens has the ZIG Zag cactus. Common names include fishbone cactus, rick rack cactus, zig-zag cactus and St. Anthony’s rik-rak, and is sometimes referred to as an orchid cactus.Whatever you call it, the flower has one name. WOW!!...

According to the groundhog, spring is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about the yard again. If you could use a little help, consult the experts at Countryside Gardens. Beverly Martin is our Landscape Designer and offers expert advise at the......

NEW shipment of unusual Houseplants arrived at Countryside Gardens. Peperomia caperata ‘Luna Red’ The leaves are wrinkled or have deep ridges in them and are a silver green with a purple/red overlay with red stems. It grows in a rosette pattern. The flower spikes are......

It’s about that time!  I know it’s hard to hold off but don’t start your seeds for spring too soon. Come and learn all about seed starting at Countryside Gardens at our Seed Starting class on Saturday, March 7th at 11:00 a.m.  For a minimal......

NOW is the time to use Dormant Oil Spray on ornamentals, shrubs, fruit and shade trees. It suffocates 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 some up......

Spring is just around the corner.  It’s time to learn about lawn care, seed starting, straw bale gardening, herb gardening, making your own combos and much, much more.  Did you know we have educational classes at Countryside Gardens. Sign up today for our eNewsletter.  You......

It’s time to schedule neighborhood association meetings, garden club classes & private parties.  Dates are filling up for Spring.  Give us a call today at 722-9909 for a list of available dates. Event space IS FREE...

ALOE is found in many consumer products including beverages, skin lotion, or ointments for minor burns and sunburns. Mention you saw this post for 50% OFF one ALOE plant at Countryside Gardens. Offer good thru Febuary 14th. while quantities last....

Birds love fresh seed and Countryside Gardens has it by the pound or in larger bags.  We have Wildbird Mix, Black Sunflower, Nyjer Thistle and Safflower.  Stop by today and make your birds happy! We also offer Suet Cakes and Dried Mealworms.  YUM...

Winter/Spring Lawn Care Package  SALE Get a jump on Spring and have a great looking lawn this summer. Includes Weed & Feed, Lawn Food w/Iron, Turf & Ornamental Weed & Feed Prevention and Winterizer $96.00 Value   NOW  $72.00...

Be sure to visit our Pinterest page and see what tomatoes and peppers we will be growing for Spring 2020.  If you see one you’d like to try let us know and we will call you when that variety is available....

2020 Gardening seeds are arriving daily at Countryside Gardens. If you have the ITCH, come on by. Our seed starting class is March 7th at 11am. MARK YOUR CALENDAR....

Just a reminder – – – Only a few more days to use your Countryside Cash Dollars you collected in December.  It’s only good thru 1/31/2020.  So be sure to bring it in and spend it....

Countryside Gardens has the SPIDER WEB FATSIA. A beautiful shade or part shade evergreen shrub with amazing speckled variegated white and green leaves that give the illusion of a spider web. Great for brightening a dark space in the garden or in a container on......

Stop by Countryside Gardens for a little SWISS CHEESE? Known for its attractive foliage and height, the Swiss Cheese plant becomes a focal point of any room....

If you like unusual, interesting plants with attractive, flowers, give Stapelias a try. They’re certain to be conversation starters with both gardeners and non-gardeners. Stapelia STARFISH is a low-growing, spineless, stem succulent plants, predominantly from South Africa with a few from other parts of Africa....

The Medinilla Malaysian Orchid available at Countryside Gardens may be the next plant to add to your collection. This stunning house plant tolerates moderate light and dry conditions making it perfect for indoor growing. Myriantha is one of the easiest Medinillas to grow putting on a......

Come join us for a Terrarium Class on Thursday, January 23rd at 6:30 pm in our warm, cozy greenhouse.  A great way to overcome the winter blues! Leave with a beautiful terrarium for your home.  Cost involved for the class and kit.  Call today for......

Now that the holidays are over & the decorations are down you may want something to spice up your home.  Visit Countryside for a new houseplant to help spruce things up!...

Tip 6: When pruning large limbs always undercut first. This means to cut from the bottom up, 1/3 of the way through the limb, then finish by cutting from the front. The undercut keeps the limb from splitting & breaking off, which could damage the......