It’s Time to Plant Your Pansies

11 March, 2014
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Pansies are hardy annuals that look like they have “faces”. These are great plants for Kentucky gardens and offer a beautiful range of colors. They are excellent for containers, borders, and ground covers. These flowers are a gardener’s favorite because of the options and hardiness. Planting Pansies will spread about nine to 12 inches and grow to […]

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Watch For Whitefly Infestation

24 September, 2013
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Whitefly infestation is often a scourge of crops. There are a variety of species of whitefly and they damage plants by tapping into the phloem of plants and injecting their toxic saliva. One of our landscaping experts has noticed whitefly infestations on her backyard plants, tomatoes and hydrangeas. The whiteflies probably originated with the tomato […]

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Time To Plan Fall Vegetable Gardens

09 July, 2013
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The state of Kentucky is in U.S. Department of Agriculture Plant Hardiness Map zone 6, which gives us a climate of mild winters and a long growing season for gardeners across the state. That’s great news for us because we can get a fall harvest in! In order to take advantage of fall vegetables, it’s almost time […]

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May Gardening Tips

07 May, 2013
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Happy May! The weather is warm, the flowers are blooming, the grass is growing like crazy, and there’s lots to do you in your yard! Vegetable Gardens It’s time to rotate vegetable crops to help control pests, disease and maintain good conditions for the soil. All warm-season vegetables should be in the ground this month, […]

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3 Reasons You Should Garden

23 April, 2013
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Springtime is here! The daffodils and tulips are blooming in all their glory, the Bradford Pears are dusting little white petals on the sidewalks, and you should be out and about in your garden! You don’t garden, you say? Well, here are three reasons why you should! 1. It increases your property value Quality landscaping […]

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