Houseplants

2019-04-30T17:57:06-04:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Plants, Plants We Love, What We Offer|

Houseplants thrive in indoor conditions but can also perform well in outdoor containers. Houseplants can liven up any room with colorful blooms and lush foliage. All plants take in carbon dioxide and release oxygen making your air cleaner, but some plants are particularly good air purifiers such as snake plants, aloes, and spider plants. Each variety has its [...]

Lawn Care Tips

2019-04-23T15:54:15-04:00April 28th, 2019|Categories: Hooks Tips, What We Offer|Tags: |

Spring is here and grass is starting to take off. Here are a couple of Hook’s Tips to help get your lawn looking its best! In general, we recommend only bagging lawn clippings if diseases or fungi problems are suspected. Leaving lawn clippings allows them to be a free compost and return nutrients to the soil. [...]

Strawberries are in!

2019-04-24T15:18:42-04:00April 27th, 2019|Categories: Edibles, Fruits, Perennials, Plants, Plants We Love, What We Offer|Tags: , |

Strawberry plants are easy to care for and produce delicious fruits! Strawberries are also perennials meaning that you can enjoy them year after year! When it comes to picking out which strawberry variety to grow the first thing you need to know is that there are three different types of strawberries that produce at different [...]

Pansy Baskets Are In!

2019-04-19T14:46:46-04:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Plants We Love, What We Offer|

Pansy baskets are the great for adding a quick splash of spring color anywhere! These versatile plants perform well planted in flower beds, transplanted to pots to decorate a porch or left as they are for cute Easter baskets. Pansies are cool weather favorites that produce colorful blooms in both Spring and Fall. These frost [...]

Newly Expanded The Rusty Hook Junk Shop!

2019-04-09T15:30:22-04:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog, What We Offer|

Come check out the newly expanded The Rusty Hook Junk Shop! Featuring many vintage, re-purposed and barn fresh home decor items and antiques. These items include vintage hand painted furniture, hand painted signs, up-cycled gifts, felt and needle craft, barn finds, unique home decor and garden accents and much more!

Decorate for Fall at Hook’s

2019-04-09T15:30:49-04:00October 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Hooks Tips, Ideas We Love, What We Offer|

Come check out our selection of fall decor! We have a variety of squashes, pumpkins and cornstalks for all of your fall decorating needs. Acorn Squash and Butternut Squash $1.00   A wide variety of pumpkins with prices ranging from two-for-one dollar mini pumpkins to $6.00 large pumpkins. cornstalks $4.00 for a bundle of 12    

Buddleia

2018-07-05T11:35:54-04:00July 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!

2018-07-05T11:32:04-04:00July 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’

2018-07-05T11:35:03-04:00July 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 [...]

Hook’s Products

2017-04-20T07:07:09-04:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: What We Offer|

Stop by and check out our great selection of Pansy Baskets to brighten your window box. Hook’s Greenhouse has a wonderful variety of annuals, perennials, and hanging baskets to enhance any garden or planter. In addition to beautiful flowers, Hook’s carries fruits and vegetables, herbs, mulch, and a variety of garden tools. Please call any [...]

Open for Fall!

2017-09-12T11:20:40-04:00September 12th, 2017|Categories: What We Offer|Tags: , , , |

Mum is the word here at Hooks greenhouse. Hooks is now open for the fall season and we are exploding with fall colors ... We are open Monday through Saturday 10 to 6 and Sunday 12 to 5 ....mums are $5 each or five for $20.00. Come and visit us for mums, pumpkins and produce!

Mother’s Day is May 14th

2017-05-11T07:21:37-04:00May 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! [...]

The Rusty Hook Junk Shop

2017-03-29T20:09:12-04:00July 4th, 2016|Categories: What We Offer|

Vintage, Re-purposed and Barn Fresh Hook's newest addition this year. The 'Junk Shop' as we playfully reffer to it, offers treasures once forgotten but now re-purposed. We offer vintage painted furniture carefully painted by the Hook's staff, Hand Painted Signs, Up-cycled Gifts, Felt & Needle Craft, Handmade Soaps & Salves, Lotions, Candles, Unique Home Decor and [...]

Determinate vs Indeterminate

2017-03-29T20:12:42-04:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: What We Offer|

Choosing Tomatoes can be tricky, one way to choose is by height. “Determinate” (or Bush) varieties of tomatoes reach a certain (predetermined) plant height, and then the plant stops growing. All the tomatoes from this plant ripen at approximately the same time (usually over a period of 1-2 weeks). They require a limited amount of [...]

Soil Basics

2017-03-29T20:13:12-04:00April 21st, 2016|Categories: What We Offer|

Each soil is made to have different nutritional values. There is potting soil which is made to suit the needs of a container garden or raised bed. It drains excess water and retains moisture. We recommend Pro-Mix Ultimate Potting Soil. Top soil is used for the finishing layer in your garden. It's meant to loosen [...]