We all seem to be trying to eat healthier, more organically and fresher. Nothing achieves that purpose better than your own home vegetable garden and doubly good if it’s totally organic. The home garden when properly Continue Reading.
Whether you are planting your latest plant find from the nursery or just preparing your beds for mulching, you should amend your soil with a good soil amendment. If you ask the average homeowner, they will Continue Reading.
Know your Zone…and your frost date Gasper’s Nursery is located in zone 7A. This means winter temperatures in our area can possibly fall to 0-5° F. If you live north or south of us, you can Continue Reading.
With the trend toward fresh and natural fruit and vegetables, there is nothing fresher or more satisfying than “grow your own.” Raised beds are great for growing small fruits and vegetables. They keep less weeds from Continue Reading.
With their long blooming time and assortment of colors, crepe myrtles are very popular. Unfortunately, many Crape Myrtle varieties are at the top of their hardiness zones here in our Bucks County location and can be Continue Reading.
Does Frost- Resistant mean Frost or Winter-Proof? The short answer is NO. When thinking about the best way to winterize planters, there’s one thing everyone should realize: When freezing water expands, it expands with a force Continue Reading.
More and more we are all becoming aware of our footprint in the world. Most of us are acutely aware of the chemicals we use in and around the home. People are looking for answers to Continue Reading.
Each spring, as we wake up from our winter hibernation, we can’t wait to dress up our beds for spring. Sometimes the first sight we see is weeds, some left over from fall, and some are Continue Reading.