Category Archives: Nursery

8 Bug Repelling Plants

Bug out over these 8 bug repelling plants to keep those pesky insects away this season. 1. Lemon Grass       An Herb that grows up to four feet tall and three feet wide and contains citronella, a natural oil that mosquitoes cannot stand. Lemongrass is also often used to cook for flavor. Any plant carrying… Read More »

Fairy Gardens

By David, the Agway Fairy Gardening Expert…. Fairy Gardening History:  Did you know that Fairy Gardening first began as bonsai dish gardens and gained its popularity in the US at the Chicago World’s Fair in 1891? The lore of tiny fairies, pixies and spirits has touched every culture in the world dating back many centuries…. Read More »

Grow all year with house plants

The days are short and the temperatures are cool, but don’t hang up your green thumb now!  Houseplants can completely transform and light up your interior spaces, especially in the winter. Come see our expanded collection of house plants in our greenhouses today.  A few tips for keeping your house plants healthy this season… 1…. Read More »

Summer Gardening

Summer is one of the best seasons on the Cape, it’s a perfect time to relax and enjoy watching your garden grow. But there are still a few things that you can do to help your garden during the summer. Read below for more information.   Who can take the heat? When the temperatures and… Read More »

Bee a Good Host

By David Christopher Almost 90 % of our flowering plants require insects or other animals for pollination. Since the decline of the honeybee population, honeybees have been raised commercially and are widely used for the purpose of pollinating our farming industry. But honeybees are not just the only species in trouble. The plants around us… Read More »