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Our Favorite Spring Plant Sales

A neon green haze is spreading over Green Lake’s trees and miniature daisies are colonizing the grass, but that’s not all sprouting this time of year – it’s Plant Sale time!  For gardeners of all levels, it’s a critical moment – where plant nerds and bargain hunters seek new prizes to bolster their garden this […]

Garden Smarter: Combos that Pop Year-Round

If you had acreage and a staff of gardeners, you could have a lilac border, and a cherry tree allee, and a potager to indulge all your seasonal favorites. But let’s face it – most Greenlake gardens have room for a bonsaied version of one of these choices. So given your real estate and time […]

In the Garden: Pruning, Planning and Planting

Most people think of the period from November – March as their well-earned garden vacation –  time to curl up by the fireplace with slippers and smores, right?  Well, ask someone to save your seat; there are a few tasks that need doing in late winter to ensure a beautiful, bountiful garden later. First, a […]

Bee-hosting in Your Yard

Reasons to Welcome a Bee Hive in your Garden      You want to help reverse dangerously declining bee populations worldwide      You want to boost pollination rates in your garden of your flowers, veggies and fruits      You want to see science up close      Honey = Yummmm If you are bee-curious, but are wondering […]

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