Posts Tagged "christmas"

Live tree planting and care

Posted on November 24th, 2019

The holidays are upon us, and nothing brings that festive spirit out more than getting your Christmas tree. For many families, this means gathering up the family and traveling to cut a tree down. But for others, this means going to a nursery to pick out a live tree. While it may seem intimidating at […]

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Top Four Houseplants to Give and Get This Holiday Season

Posted on December 14th, 2018

There’s so much to love about the holiday season — the cooking and baking, the time spent with family and friends, and the festive plants. Poinsettias or a blooming Christmas cactus are compact yet boast of holiday spirit. The more plants, the merrier! With just a little care, holiday houseplants can continue to thrive throughout […]

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Swag, Wrap & Rope

Posted on November 29th, 2018

It’s time to swag, rope and wrap. Turn your plain doorway, mantle, railing, or lamp post into a fragrant, holiday wonderland with fresh-cut garland. Follow the formulas to determine just how much garland you need to beautify your home or business. Doorway formula:  Measure height x 2 + door width = amount garland needed i.e. […]

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Holiday Gift Guide

Posted on December 11th, 2017

1. Ceramic Succulents, beautiful for your wall or tabletop 2. Willow and Moss birdhouse 3.Sloggers Funky Chicken Boots 4. Handmade facial soap, in earthy and floral scents 5. Modern farmhouse wire basket, a great catchall 6. Felted ladybug birdhouse, sweet decorative piece indoor, or perfect for your feathered friends 1. Boost Blooms with a Bee […]

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Deck the Halls!

Posted on November 30th, 2017

It’s Christmas time!!, there’s nothing more exciting to me than decorating my home for the Christmas season. Decorating should be fun, so put on some holiday music and let your imagination go. Some of you will decorate with more of a classic style, and others will think outside the box just a bit more, like […]

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It’s time to talk trees

Posted on November 20th, 2017

It’s the time of year to start talking about Christmas Trees.  Although given the chilly weather we are having it’s easy to get into the spirit.  Let’s give it a try!  Here is a guide to help you select the perfect tree for this Christmas from Van Wilgen’s.   Fraser Fir -Needles are short dark […]

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Live Christmas Tree Planting

Posted on November 15th, 2017

The holidays are upon us, and nothing brings that festive spirit out more than getting your Christmas tree. For many families, this means gathering up the family and traveling to cut a tree down. But for others, this means going to a nursery to pick out a live tree. While it may seem intimidating at […]

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Holiday Decorating!

Posted on November 14th, 2017

It is beginning to look and smell a lot like Christmas here at Van Wilgen’s.  Let us help you be festive. We have everything you need from ornaments to Christmas trees. Is your door a bit blah? Choose from our many different styles of swags and wreaths. Is your railing, lamp post, or fence feeling […]

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