Top 10 easy to grow flower plants and seeds for beginners
Do your neighbour's borders burgeon with colour, and their containers drip with flowers while yours look brown and crispy? The fact is that some flowers are easier to grow than others €“ but your neighbour probably knows that already! Read our list of top 10 easy to grow garden plants and discover the secret to a hassle-free summer garden.
Hillermann Nursery & Florist is Named to Two Top Green Industry Awards
Hillermann Nursery & Florist has again joined the ranks of the horticulture industry’s top local garden centers and has been named one of Today’s Garden Center magazine’s Revolutionary 100 Gard…
Make Cut Flowers Last Longer With These 7 Expert Tips
There’s nothing quite like a colorful bunch of fresh flowers to make the world feel like a better place. In terms of home decor, they’re a quick, affordable fix and a great way to stay in tune with the changing seasons. However, no one likes droopy blooms, slimy stems or murky water, so at a recent flower-arranging workshop for Houzz UK, Stuart Fenwick, floral artisan for Bloomon, shared the following tips for making your bouquet last longer.
Get Cleaner Clothes With Expert Laundry Tips
Laundry is our way of life, so we know a thing or two. We want to pass on all the tips we've learned over the years so your laundry is as clean as can be.
Tips for Fertilizing Garden Plants
Help your garden thrive with these easy ideas for feeding plants.
Woodstock's Kolze's Corner Gardens selected for $10,000 grant for greenhouse curtain
WOODSTOCK – After installing a greenhouse curtain, Bob Kolze said the electric bill at Kolze's Corner Gardens dropped from $750 to $525 a month and inspired more ways for him to think green.
How to Keep Cut Flowers Fresh
Florist Jenn Sanchez reveals her tried-and-true methods
Plant Flowers and Food Where Ever You Go With DIY Seed Bombs
Do you ever see ugly blank vacant lots and think about how much nicer they would look if they were turned into gardens? The seed bomb is a cheap, natural and...
10 Garden-Fresh Flower Arrangements from Your Backyard
The sustainable gardening movement has encouraged many of us to dabble in the "forgotten" art of growing food in our own backyards. Since we're going to all that trouble, why not tuck some pretty flowers in there while we're at it? Just as we want for our food to not have traveled great distances to reach us, we are beginning to covet flowers that haven't been shipped halfway around the globe. Maintaining a cutting garden is a centuries-old pastime, but most of us aren't exactly flower farmers and can't spare the space to grow an abundance of blooms for arranging. So what does an average backyard gardener do? It's simple: You've got to think beyond just the flower.
Wedding Floral Tips for Brides on a Budget
Every engaged couple wants to have a beautiful wedding day, and that vision usually includes fresh flowers. However, most engaged couples also have some budgetary constraints that may affect what they can afford when planning this important aspect of the event. At Griffin’s Floral Design, we are dedicated to creating the perfect ambiance for your …