Holiday Plant Care

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Growing up, my family always included flowering plants as part of their decorations for the winter holidays. Poinsettias and Christmas cactus were staples. In more recent years, I have added Cyclamen to my holiday collection. The flowers of all these plants come in an ever-increasing range of colors and patterns. Last season I decorated with […]

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Air Plants as Wall Decor

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What exactly are air plants? Well, Air plants (Tillandsias) belong to the bromeliad family. There are over 650 species and they are native to the southern US, Central and South America and Mexico. They use their roots to attach themselves to trees, rocks and shrubs without ever touching soil. Their specialized leaves take in water […]

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Seasonal Clean Up Check List

Published by Bucks Country Gardens in Bucks Country GardensLandscapeLawn & GardenPlants

While fall is in full swing, it is important to acknowledge that winter is just around the corner. Those cold frigid days are just a few months away, but by taking a few steps in the right direction now, will lead to further success in the spring. Bears, certain birds, bees, squirrels and some humans […]

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The Importance of Fall Watering

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When we think about watering our plants, we typically think about the spring and summer. You know, just before life bursts through the soil and right as the heat sucks the moisture out of the ground. What you may not know is that it is equally as important to water in the fall to prepare […]

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Planting Spring Bulbs – Now’s the Time!

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The summer season has come to a close, but there’s just one more thing you might want to do before saying “goodbye” to your garden for the winter. Now is the perfect time to plant spring-flowering bulbs. Spring bulbs offer reliable colorful displays just when you need it the most – after those long, cold, […]

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