Planting Tips for Success

Planting Tips For Success Nothing gives us more satisfaction than growing our own plants.  Whether it’s for beauty, food, shade, or other functional purposes, growing plants can be rewarding and cost-saving.   Your plant’s success is directly linked to its planting.  You want to make sure that you are giving it the best start possible. We’ve…

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March In The Garden

With March coming in, you can expect spring to follow if it hasn’t already in the south.  It’s common in the south for our spring to come in February Camellias Camellia blooms still last through March and even though some varieties have finished, some are just getting started.  You can safely plant Camellias through May…

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Camellia Variegation

Some of our favorite Camellias are variegated.  From blotches of white that intermingle with reds, whites, and pinks to colorful stripes, streaks or flecks, variegation makes such interesting and beautiful floral displays.  Often, variegation can also be found in the leaves. Many plants produce variegation, but none so quite profound as with Camellias. There are…

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December In The Garden

Ah, the holidays…. When people’s thoughts turn to lights, gift-giving, and that guy in the red suit.  But in all the hustle and bustle, don’t forget you have some pretty special plants in your garden that may need your attention. Camellia Time! December is Camellia Time!  Most of the Camellia sasanqua and similar ones are…

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