Archive for Author: NickFab

MAKE & TAKE: JACK O’PLANTER – October 8th

Make & Take: Jack O’Planter Saturday, October 8th at 10 AM & 1 PM. We will provide a smiling Jack O’Lantern planter, planting mix, & a variety of annuals. Our designer will be there to give guidance! Registration & Pre-payment is required for this event. Seating is limited to...

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GOOD EATS: HOW TO GROW HEALTHY FIG TREES

Is there a tree more outrageously sensual than the fig? Those iconic leaves, the sculptural branching habit, and those sweet-as-honey fruits are the stuff of legends and lore. Cleopatra dished them up to Mark Antony. Adam and Eve found the foliage to be a handy coverall. Nations went to...

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Bagworms!

A great article on Bagworms by the always entertaining local insect guru, Joe Boggs, OSU Extension/OSU Entomology. Click here to link to article

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10 FAVORITE DROUGHT-TOLERANT PERENNIALS

10 Favorite Drought-Tolerant Perennials for Zones 4-9 To help through hot & dry times, we curated a list of our favorite drought-tolerant plants. As you deal with dry conditions, keep in mind that even drought-tolerant plants need water to get established and may require additional irrigation in extreme conditions....

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TIPS FOR PLANTING IN SUMMER

Should you buy the shrubs and trees you see at the garden center now or do you have to wait until fall? While the saying that “fall is for planting” is true, the idea that you can’t plant in the summer is not. If you see a beautiful shrub, tree,...

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CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNERS OF BEE A WINNER GIVEAWAY!

June was National Pollinators Month, and both gardeners and pollinators are big winners at Holscher Hackman Garden Center. We partnered with Monrovia to offer the Bee a Winner giveaway and ten local customers are now taking home a free pollinator plant. We wanted to celebrate by increasing awareness of...

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