Succulent Pumpkin Planter (Video)

2019-10-17T14:15:44-04:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Hooks Tips, How-To Videos, Videos|Tags: , , , |

https://youtu.be/Z7Ofskx6euw We made pumpkin succulent planters with a 4.5” succulent planted into a white pumpkin. We carved the top of the pumpkin and removed the pulp and seeds to make a pumpkin shell planter. Water as needed but keep dry to preserve the pumpkin and keep the succulent happy. This should last up to a [...]

Fall Hook’s Tip

2019-10-03T15:37:55-04:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Hooks Tips|Tags: , , |

We used an old 6ft folding ruler to make this rustic star wall decoration. Fold each section into the shape of a star and when the two ends meet secure with an industrial staple or small nail. Decorate with dried flowers or Bittersweet for a great fall door wreath. 

Fall Corsage with Mums

2019-10-03T15:55:02-04:00October 7th, 2018|Categories: Hooks Tips, Ideas We Love, Perennials, Plants We Love|Tags: , , , , , |

We started with annual flambé yellow strawflower, annual euphorbia, perennial hydrangea, and perennial white mums. The supplies you will need are flowers, 20-22 gauge wire that is straight, floral tape, jute twine, and ribbon. You want to have five mum blooms to work with. One large, two medium, and two small. In the end, you [...]

Wintering Mums

2019-10-03T15:52:30-04:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: Plants We Love|Tags: , , |

Wintering a Hardy Mum Most people think of mums as an annual but they could be a great perennial with the proper care .  First start with a very hardy mum, some are not as winter hardy has others. Get it planted in the ground as soon as possible allowing for it to develop roots [...]

Open for Fall!

2019-05-30T12:24:07-04:00September 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 .... Come and visit us for mums, pumpkins and produce!