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Step-by-Step Planting Instructions for Trees

Be sure to plant your new tree or shrub in well-drained soil. Dig a hole that is twice the width of the ball or container. Dig the hole 2-3 inches Read more


Be Sharp! A Guide to Sharpening Power Tools

Landscape and garden work is supposed to be a fun and rewarding experience; something you look forward to throughout the growing season. It is an opportunity to enjoy fresh air, Read more


How often should I water my house plant?

We find the best way to judge whether your houseplant needs to be watered is to stick your finger down into the soil. If the soil is dry, water enough Read more


Product Spotlight: Monty’s Liquid Carbon Soil Conditioner

Introducing Time In A Bottle: Nature developed your soils by incorporating a cycle of life, death, and decay. Over time, these layers became your rich, fertile topsoil. Today, however, many Read more


How do I repot my plant?

Don’t worry. It’s not rocket science – you CAN do it.  =) Carefully pull the root ball out of the pot. If it is really root bound, you may have Read more


Preparing for Winter!

Taking Non-Hardy Plants Indoors It is best to leave plants in pots throughout the summer if you need to take them indoors during the colder months. Check the roots in Read more


What are some tips for successful seed starting?

Don’t start your seeds indoors too early. Plants become leggy and sometimes are not good producers once planted in the garden. Harden off seedlings 7 to 10 days before transplanting Read more


How to grow Boston Ferns

Boston ferns require the bright, direct light of a south window. They will do almost as well in a bright east window. For optimum growth, transplant a fern purchased in Read more


How do I care for my Amaryllis?

Amaryllis adds beauty to every interior! Forcing these wonderful flowers into bloom yourself is not hard to do and it gives you lots of satisfaction. You don’t need much to Read more


How to Plant a Container Garden

What is a Container Garden? Decorate your patio, deck, and walkways with easy-care containers full of your favorite flowers, vegetables, or herbs. In season, Wedel’s carries dozens of beautiful container Read more