Blooms for Pollinators from March to November

by Terry Hershberger, May 13th 2019

Terry Hershberger, Merrifield Plant Specialist Throughout the growing season, we depend on bees, butterflies and other insect... read more

Growing Tomatoes in Containers: A Video Tutorial

by , May 10th 2019

Plant specialist David Yost demonstrates the steps for planting tomatoes in containers that can be placed on a patio, balcony... read more

Oh Deer! Strategies for Deer Management

by Roger Zinn, February 21st 2019

Roger Zinn, Merrifield Plant Specialist In late winter and early spring, deer will feed on plants they normally avoid out of ... read more

Orchid Repotting Made Easy

by David Yost, January 31st 2019

Many people are intimidated by the process of repotting orchids, but it is actually quite easy to do with the correct materia... read more

Winter Family Activity: Growing Seeds

by , January 28th 2019

Starting seeds indoors is a wonderful way to teach your children about gardening while also providing them with a fun diversi... read more

Great Trees and Shrubs for Screening

by , January 3rd 2019

This post was originally published in July of 2015 and was updated January 3, 2018 Trees American Arborvitae ‘Emerald’, w... read more

Selecting the Perfect Christmas Tree

by Michael Fahey, November 12th 2018

Michael Fahey, Merrifield Plant Specialist and ISA Certified Arborist The holiday season is upon us and it’s time to pick ... read more

Fantastic Fall Foliage: Native Trees

by Louis Ratchford, October 26th 2018

Louis Ratchford, Merrifield Plant Specialist This post was originally published in September of 2017 Fall is my favorite sea... read more

Turf Tips: Lawn Restoration and Weed Prevention

by David Yost, September 1st 2018

David Yost, Merrifield Plant Specialist This post was originally published in August 2017 The summer places some serious str... read more



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