Flights of Fancy :: How to Attract Birds to Your Yard

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & Garden

I think there is nothing quite as fascinating as seeing our feathered friends flutter about no matter what time of the year. I have several feeders to attract a variety of birds and it is really exciting to see all of the different species that are local to my neighborhood. To attract them and to […]

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The Secrets of Seed Starting Success

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

There are few gardening experiences I find to be as rewarding as gardening from seed. To take a small, dormant capsule of life and unlock its culinary or aesthetic potential is amazing! One of the seed varieties we carry at the garden center is Botanical Interests, and they give you a “How-to Sow Guide” on every packet. […]

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Pruning Woody Plants at the Right Time & Place

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Good pruning is necessary to preserve the general attractiveness of your landscape and to keep your ornamental plants healthy. Although forest trees grow quite well with only nature’s pruning, landscape trees require a higher level of care to maintain their safety and aesthetics. And timing is paramount: not all trees and plants are pruned alike. […]

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Essential Winter Prep for Your Trees & Shrubs

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Polar plunge. Arctic invasion. Call it what you want but the cold weather of this past weekend serves as a real reminder of what’s ultimately to come this winter. Last winter was one of the coldest this area has experienced in many, many years. As spring emerged, most trees and shrubs survived intact, but some […]

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Don’t forget about our Feathered Friends!

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & Garden

With winter approaching–and lets hope it’s not as bad as last year–many of us are doing some fall planting, cleaning up our garden beds and bringing plants and pots indoors. But before you start planning for next year‘s garden, don’t forget our feathered friends. During the winter when the ground freezes, there is little vegetation […]

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