Posts Tagged "planting"

Spring Weather and Spring Bulbs

Posted on March 30th, 2017

For as long as I can remember, there was a thin line between winter weather and spring weather.  A question often asked is, “what’ll happen to my bulbs that have popped?” Good question.  Most spring bulbs, with the exception of tulips, are very hardy and very reliable.  Most come from mountain climates where the weather […]

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Seed Starting 101

Posted on March 23rd, 2017

It’s time to start your seeds.  Most seeds should be started about 6 weeks before our last frost day. In the gardening world, we like to use Mother’s Day as the last frost date. For cold weather crops like peas, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, spinach, and kale you can sow them outside now. We have a […]

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Dig In at Freshtival

Posted on March 10th, 2017

What is a Freshtival? Well, to us it’s a weekend full of fun, food and planting. It’s how we celebrate our community and the arrival of Spring. Live music, great food and fun for the whole family.  Just like years past our favorite food trucks will be here all weekend long. Van Wilgen’s greenhouse will be alive […]

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