Archive for December 2012

Protecting Perennials For The Winter

Once a heavy frost begins to cover the perennial gardens we hear this question from Cape Cod residents: “How do I need to protect my perennials over the winter?” The answer to this query largely depends on the perennials that you’re growing. Most perennials that are hardy on the Cape where we’re in a warm…

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Christmas At Country Garden

Twas the weeks before Christmas and all through the store, the Green Team is helping Cape Cod’s holidays to soar. Kids shout with excitement as they pick out their tree; Our guys cut, wrap, and tie it…once the parents agree. In front of the building the greenhouse is spread With full, lush Poinsettias in white,…

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Recycle and Rejoice!

As I dumped garbage into the garden center’s dumpster the other day I spied a wooden crate that we received spring bulbs in. These shipping boxes have that aesthetic appeal shared by other well designed, functional items such as flower pots and cigar boxes. Since it’s the season to decorate porches and decks, I decided…

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