How-To Keep Your Boxwoods Happy & Healthy

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Plants can get pests and some are more susceptible than others. There is no need to give up though, because pests are easy to treat, especially when you are proactive in monitoring your plants. Boxwood pests are very common. Here we will focus on the Boxwood shrubs (commonly used in Pennsylvania landscaping) and how to […]

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What Edibles We Plant & Why: The Dirt On Our Employees’ Gardens

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

When my children were small, we had a vegetable plot in a community garden. We planted tomatoes, peppers, string beans, lettuce, and some herbs. The kids picked all the ripe, sun-warmed cherry tomatoes and popped them in their mouths and helped pull weeds. After the chores were done, we loved to wander around other gardeners’ […]

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Made In the Shade

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Lawn & GardenPlants

Now’s the time for planting edibles! Our garden beds and containers are packed with the best herbs, veggies, fruits, and berries. But, not all gardens have access to full sun. Sometimes, trees block out the superlative areas or your bed is located on the north side of your house… creating a shady situation. We wrote […]

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Sit Down and Stay Awhile – Front Porch Ideas You’ll Love

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Home DecorLawn & Garden

It is the space at home where we sit and relax with a good book, enjoy a small meal or a snack, converse with family, friends, and neighbors, or welcome visitors to our home. It is our front porch. Front porches are almost uniquely American and were a necessity before air conditioning as a place […]

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Cultivating Young Minds: 5 Easy Steps for Gardening with Your Children

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in LandscapeLawn & GardenPlants

There’s a natural connection between children and the outdoors. And there’s nothing more special than caring for the Earth and enjoying Mother Nature in the family backyard. Toddlers, children and teens can explore a new hobby when they get outside and get growing. At Bucks Country Gardens we want to encourage kids and families everywhere […]

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