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you and your plants........
Exciting News! The annual seed search has now begun. We are excited
to tell you that our store has moved. Pumpkin Nook now has a fresh and new
look. It is updated with the latest internet tools, security and features.
But what isn't new, is our low, low prices. And, we have even more varieties
of seeds than we had last year. Perhaps, best of all, have not raised our
seed prices in years. Check out our
new store now!
In Search of Seeds! Each
year, we begin our gardening season with a search for seeds for the upcoming
year. It's a lot of fun browsing seed catalogs, and surfing the internet
for a treasure trove of promising garden seeds. Whether you like to browse
through a seed catalog by the fireside, or surf online, we've got you covered
with hundreds of varieties. Our top quality seeds are the lowest prices anywhere,
online or in stores.
Indoor Plant Starts - Starting seeds indoors to transplant later,
is one of the early joys of gardening. Why let the garden stores have all
the fun, when you can start your own seedlings!? While winter goes by, review
the basics of seed starting, and seedling care. As a rule of thumb, most
indoor starts should be planted six to eight weeks before the last frost
in your area.
Greenhouse Dreamin' Every gardener dreams of a greenhouse in their
back yard. Winter months are the perfect time to dream those dreams. But,
why settle with just dreaming? There's a greenhouse for just about every
.Ps We believe we have the lowest prices anywhere for greenhouses and raised
garden beds. But, should we be wrong, please give us the chance to beat the
lowest prices you find....thanks
Have you ever taken a soil pH test in your houseplants? Why not? Each
pot can result in wild swings on the pH scale. An off balance pH in
your houseplant's soil, often is the answer for a sick plant.
Read the Good Book.... There's plenty of good books on gardening.
Reading a book on gardening, or your favorite plant, is a great way to help
the winter months go by quicker. There's always something new to learn when
you dig into gardening related books. There's also plenty of tips and learnings
in our growing list of "how to" pages. So, make sure to surf our site and
stop back often.
Guard - Protect your bushes and shrubs from foraging deer and rabbits.
Help to avoid ice and snow damage to Arborvitaes and other shrubs.
Homeowners love Arborvitae. Fast growing with little care, they are
among the most popular of evergreens for both foundation plants and hedgerows.
More on Arborvitaes.
Garden Tips - from The Gardener's Network, where every day is a gardening
Celebrate your Garden Hobby
There are many holiday and special days for gardener to celebrate their hobby.
Among the holidays coming up in the next few weeks:
Vegetables And Fruit
Guide through the process of canning vegetables and fruit. Includes canning
supplies to use.
Help and advice for design, blending colors, and choosing plants for flower
See some creative ideas for making your garden decor functional.
These essential garden tools will make gardening tasks much easier.
The many different uses for herb gardening including companion planting.
Gardening Produces Crops All Year.
Have a garden all year round with hydroponics gardening. Produces crops faster
and with higher yields than vegetables sown outdoors in soil.
Discover the benefits of indoor gardening and learn how to keep indoor plants
Easy landscaping ideas and a landscape plan will help to save you money.
Help prevent illness and disease and protect your environment by organic
Growing roses is possible even in cold climates. See the different types
and learn about rose gardening.
Choosing shade plants and other shade gardening ideas.
Describes the benefits of starting seed indoors. Explains how to using a
seed starter kit.
Young Trees And
What you should know about choosing, planting, and pruning young trees and
Grow better crops using these tips and advice for vegetable gardening.
Help and advice for water gardening. Choosing plants, fish and accessories.
How to build a pond.
A natural and care-free way to enhance the look of your landscape is with
We bet you love all
Gardeners are just crazy about tomatoes. Most gardens have a couple or even
Make your own rich, garden soil.....fast!
a Composter now
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