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WHY AM I TALKING ABOUT CHRISTMAS TREES ALREADY? Countryside Gardens has top seniority with our grower so we usually get what we order. That order had to be placed by July 4th. however if anyone wants a 10 foot or larger tree they need to call us......

TIP 3: Spider mites love hot and dry weather – check plants like juniper, arborvitea and spruce regularly by holding a white sheet of paper under a piece of the plant foliage, and gently shake or smack the paper with the piece of foliage. Run......

TIP 1: Use diatomaceous earth on slugs; it causes them to dry up and die. It is also pet friendly. TIP 2: Check for lacebug damage on azaleas. The leaves look stippled yellow or whitish and if you turn the leaf over, you will see......

As you pull plants from your summer veggie garden, toss in a few handfuls of Daddy Pete’s Plant Pleaser. Countryside Gardens has Mushroom, Chicken Kickin, Cow and Raised Bed Mix. Now is a good time to get fall veggie seed while the selection is good. Seeds will......

Your bird bath will be the place to be for feather friends when you add the Water Wiggler from Countryside Gardens.This fun bird bath accessory continually moves the water attracting birds while eliminating stagnant water for mosquitoes....

The staff of Countryside Gardens wishes each of you a safe and Happy Independence Day. We will be open for your shopping convenience....

Need a few colorful flowers to spruce up your deck before that July 4th celebration?  Come by Countryside Gardens and pick up a deck planter or hanging basket today....

Not good with houseplants?  Air plants are the plant for you.  We have many air plants from which to chose.  Lava rock planters, magnetic pots, log planters all available at Countryside Gardens.  Come in today and our staff will be glad to help you decide....

Are mosquitoes making it hard to enjoy your yard and deck?  Murphy’s Naturals Mosquito Repellent Incense Sticks, Candles,Balm & Spray are available at Countryside Gardens.  Our customers love these products!  Try them and let us know what you think....

Lots of blossoms but no fruit?  Try using       Ferti-lome Blossom Set to increase production. Also, if you have problems with Blossom End Rot use Ferti-lome Yield Booster to help with lack of calcium....

Now that our summer humidity has kicked in it’s time to be mindful of powdery mildew  in your gardens. Stop by today for Copper Fungicide...

SEND ART ~ Quilling cards are more than just greeting cards, they’re beautiful works of art. Who knew paper could be twisted in so many unique shapes! You’ll love these cards so much  you might want to frame them!...

You collected them thru May 31st. . . NOW is the time to use them!  Starting today, June 15th thru July 15th. Come in and redeem them now!...

Looking for the unusual?  Stop by Countryside Gardens today and celebrate DAD on Sunday, June 16th with a unique gift from Countryside Gardens! Like our “Golf Cart” Wall Clock...

Available at Countryside Gardens in Hampton. Just in time for Pride 2019. Show off your true colors in these ever-bold, ever-beautiful comfy socks. Guaranteed to make a statement wherever you go, these socks are the perfect way addition to any outfit. Be Loud. Be Proud! Be You.......

We didn’t forget the sun loving perennials.  A great one is the perennial hibiscus, Midnight Marvel, that comes back year after year....

For some gardeners shade is a luxury, for others it is challenge. If you fall into the latter group, don’t give up. A thriving colorful garden in the shade is possible! Stop by Countryside Gardens for some of these perennial beauties....