Plant of the month. May 2016 TALK ABOUT OLD SCHOOL…TULIPS FROM THE 10TH CENTURY

Tulips have been around for a very long time. They were first cultivated in Persia around the 10th century, and by the mid 1500’s were imported to Western Europe. They were brought to the United States around 1850 to some famous gardens in Massachusetts. Tulips are a bulbous perennial flower that loves long cool springs … More Plant of the month. May 2016 TALK ABOUT OLD SCHOOL…TULIPS FROM THE 10TH CENTURY

Planning and Planting Vegetables in Your Landscape Economically

Food prices rose sharply in 2011. Agricultural products such as beef, corn, cotton, soybeans, eggs, and wheat are all up. In fact, corn prices are up 41% in the last 3 months. And it isn’t just large commodity sector prices which are up. Most of the vegetable crops are following suit. Many of these rises … More Planning and Planting Vegetables in Your Landscape Economically