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Digitalis: Tips on Overwintering

2018-07-05T11:37:19+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love|

Digitalis or Foxglove are showstoppers in a garden with their spectacular panicles of flowers and tall stature. In addition to their height and colorful flowers, Foxgloves are deer resistant and attract all kinds of pollinators. These plants are heavy feeders that prefer neutral to acidic soil and at least 3-4 hours of sunlight. Well drained soil [...]

Buddleia

2018-07-05T11:35:54+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Hooks Tips, Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love, Shrub, What We Offer|

Buddleia or Butterfly Bush attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and other pollinators with its fragrant flowers and foliage. The blooms of the Butterfly Bush are vibrantly colored and last from summer to fall giving you and the pollinators plenty of time to enjoy them. This sun-loving, drought tolerant plant prefers well draining, neutral to slightly acidic, fertile [...]

Hardy Hibiscus: Great Plant for Tricky Places!

2018-07-05T11:32:04+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Hooks Tips, Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love, What We Offer|

  Hardy Hibiscus (Rose Mallow) has an amazing tropical look but is hardy to zone. Hibiscus plants have breathtaking 12-18 inch blooms making them a striking addition to any garden. This easy maintenance plant attracts hummingbirds, butterflies and many other pollinators while deer typically leave it alone. These awesome perennials survive in wet soil and love [...]

Echinacea ‘PowWow White’

2018-07-05T11:35:03+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Hooks Tips, Perennials, Plants, Plants, Plants We Love, What We Offer|

Echinacea 'PowWow White' produces gorgeous flowers with pure white flowers around a yellow-brown central cone that are ideal for cut flowers. These long blooming flowers tolerate heat, drought, and poor soil conditions as well as being deer resistant. PowWow White flowers attract birds and butterflies alike making them a low maintenance, beautiful, pollinator friendly addition [...]

Shady Perennials

2018-04-25T12:03:12+00:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Hooks Tips, Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love|

Sometimes shady gardens seem like a curse but there are many fun and exciting plants that can be used in this location. When looking at the sight it is important to think about shade gardens for one of their finest attributes, the potential to look like a peaceful woodland sanctuary! There are many perennials that [...]

Great Qualities of a Wave Petunia

2018-05-09T15:37:01+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Plants We Love|Tags: |

Make sure your location gives your Wave plants at least 6 hours of sun. These are sun-loving flowers that need its warmth and energy to look their best! Adding organics or amending your soil with compost creates an ideal Wave root environment. The further they can work their way into the soil, the better fed [...]

Mother’s Day is May 14th

2017-05-11T07:21:37+00:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Ideas We Love, What We Offer|

Large Hanging Combo Baskets $39.99 Pre-Planted Boot House Fairy Garden Mother's Love Flowers and Hook's Greenhouse is all about flowers and Mom's too! This Mother's Day we are offering some great favorites including Roses, Peonies, Lilacs, Hanging Baskets, Pre-Planted Fairy Gardens, Colorful Containers, Water Lilies, Hydrangeas, Asiatic Lilies and Gift Cards! [...]

How to Series: Kick Start the Season with Hanging Baskets.

2017-04-20T07:45:13+00:00April 18th, 2017|Categories: Annuals, Ideas We Love, Plants We Love, Proven Winners|

Kick Start the Season with Hanging Baskets Hanging baskets are a staple for spring. Before the earth is warm enough to plant, hanging baskets can be enjoyed and often kick start the gardening season. Pre-planted hanging baskets are readily available for purchase, or you can build your own by choosing elements that will suit your [...]

Great Astilbes for Shady Spots

2017-04-20T07:02:47+00:00April 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love|

Astilbe are mainstays of shade and woodland gardens. They combine well with other moisture loving plants like Brunnera, Ligularia, Lobelia and Hosta. We have several great varieties this year, as they are always a staple on the greenhouse sales floor. Astilbe 'Maggie Daley' is best known for its glossy dark green lacy foliage, the profusion of [...]

Strawberries ‘Ozark Beauty’

2017-04-18T21:26:07+00:00April 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Edibles, Plants We Love|

We offer 5 varieties of strawberries this Year. Our favorite has always been Ozark Beauty. I love that it has a great taste and produces berries throughout the season of good size, which is sometime hard to find with an everbearing strawberry. This plant require no special pampering, you can grow them in average, medium-wet, [...]