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Plant your bulbs now

  As we come to the offical end of Fall, we’d like to remind you that you should put those bulbs in the ground! We get a lot of questions about flower bulbs, but most involve when to plant them. Now is the time “fall” flower bulbs are planted in the fall, grow roots into winter, then sprout and bloom in the spring. Choose your favorites like tulips, daffodils, hyacinth, pick one or mix and match.. - See more at: http://ruibals.com/planting-your-shrubs-trees-and-spring-bulbs/#sthash.uT97gyJT.dpuf Bulbs also make a great gift for coworkers and teachers. Choose your favorite bulbs, choose one or mix and match. We…

You’ve picked your perfect tree, now how do you keep it looking great?

You've picked your perfect tree now how do you keep it looking great? When a Christmas tree is cut, more than half its weight is water. With proper care, you can maintain the quality of your tree. Here are some quick tips on caring for your tree: To display the trees indoors, use a stand with an adequate water holding capacity for the tree. As a general rule, stands should provide 1 quart of water per inch of stem diameter. Devices are available that help maintain a constant water level in the stand. Use a stand that fits your tree.…