Plant Perennials for Season Long Color

Plant Perennials for Season Long Color Perennials are the backbone of nearly every garden. To be considered a perennial plant, the plants must die back to the ground at the end of each season and regrow from the same roots each year. Perennials are easy to care for, dependable growers, and come in a wide variety of colors, textures, and […] Continue Reading

Attracting Butterflies, Hummingbirds and Other Pollinators

 Attracting Butterflies, Hummingbirds and Other Pollinators 5 techniques for backyard gardeners Plant nectar- and pollen-rich flowers The most important step you can take is to plant a pollinator-friendly garden. Choose nectar and pollen-rich plants like wildflowers and old-fashioned varieties of flowers. A succession of blooming annuals, perennials and shrubs is best so nectar and pollen will be available throughout the […] Continue Reading

Deer Resistant Shrubs for Northern Wisconsin

Deer Resistant Shrubs for Northern Wisconsin We know that it is sometimes a struggle growing plants in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, with the abundant shade, sandy soils and of course the deer, trying to grow your favorite plants can be a bit diffucult.  Being in the business for 25 years has given us a lot of insight into what plants […] Continue Reading