Growing Fall Root Vegetables

by Alex Pawlukiewicz, Merrifield Plant Specialist, September 12th 2019

Fall is a wonderful time to grow root vegetables Carrots, radishes, turnips and beets are easy to grow and add fresh flavor t... read more

Managing Grubs in Your Lawn and Garden

by Alex Pawlukiewicz, Merrifield Plant Specialist, July 24th 2019

Have you been noticing large patches of dead grass in your lawn that peels up like a carpet If so, you may have a problem wit... read more

How to Plant in a Container without Drainage Holes

by Merrifield Education Team, July 17th 2019

Ideally, plant containers have holes for drainage when you purchase them, but as most gardeners know, the perfect vessel may ... read more

Bright Ideas for Dark Rooms

by Merrifield Education Team, July 10th 2019

Houseplants can brighten even the darkest homes with a fresh feeling and bright blooms However, not all of us are lucky enoug... read more

Creating Herb Gardens with Containers

by Peg Bier, Merrifield Plant Specialist, July 9th 2019

Peg Bier, Merrifield Plant Specialist There is value in seeing new possibilities when something you cherish dies In this case... read more

Gardening Gifts for Dad

by Merrifield Education Team, June 13th 2019

This Father’s Day, share the gift of gardening with your father by taking on a new project together, or by enjoying time ou... read more

Create Your Own Fresh-Cut Floral Arrangement

by Wilson Vertin, May 16th 2019

Fresh flower arrangements are a wonderful way to bring the outdoors in and transform your space seasonally with fresh blooms ... read more

DIY Potted Orchid Garden

by Wilson Vertin, May 16th 2019

#top hrhr-invisibleav-5llx6ic-039733f77bdee125a2bb0bc809d4b309{ height:15px; } As elegant greenhouse plants, orchids and ... read more

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



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