Spring Lawn Care: A Step-by-Step Guide

by , March 21st 2023

While fall is the prime time to be working on our lawns, anyone looking to bring their lawn to lush, green perfection for the... read more

It’s Planting Time: Lettuces, Kale and Spinach

by , March 9th 2023

Spring is almost here and now is a great time to plant our cool season leafy greens! Lettuces, kale, spinach and more can tol... read more

Spring Lawn Care Tips

by , March 1st 2023

Spring Lawn Care Tips The ideal time for spring lawn care is in the early spring, about the time when the forsythia bloom Le... read more

3 Step Pruning for Deciduous Trees

by , January 30th 2023

Winter is the ideal time to prune your deciduous trees and shrubs for their shape, structure and overall health Take advantag... read more

Propagating Houseplants from Stem Cuttings

by Gretchen Mason, Merrifield Plant Specialist, December 26th 2022

This post was originally published on May 12, 2019 If you’ve been wanting to try your hand at propagating your houseplants,... read more

Selecting the Perfect Christmas Tree

by Michael Fahey, November 22nd 2022

Michael Fahey, Merrifield Plant Specialist and ISA Certified Arborist Updated December 2021 This post was originally publishe... read more

A Guide for Garden Winterization Tasks

by the Merrifield Education Team, October 16th 2022

As the season cools and we begin to look forward to the holidays, figuring out what to do with our gardens as they begin to g... read more

How to Choose Soils and Amendments

by , October 5th 2022

Peg Bier, Merrifield Plant and Design Specialist With such an abundance of planting mixes, composts and fertilizers to choose... read more

Native Trees to Plant this Fall

by Louis Ratchford, September 30th 2022

Fall is here, and now is the best time of year to plant trees This year, we are celebrating our native trees, which not only ... read more



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