Seasonal Transitions: Landscape & Container Garden Care

Landscape & Container Garden Care: September Deadhead annuals and perennials Benefits of deadheading include; a tidier look, encouraging the plant to set more flower buds, allowing the plant to conserve energy, and preventing seed formation in some plants. Plant trees, [...]

August 24, 2021|

What Kind of Sun Does my Yard Get?

Four Basic Types of Sun Exposure Learning how to decipher the terminology on plant tags can be a challenge and translating it into choices that work for your yard can prove just as hard.  When it comes to the amount [...]

June 8, 2020|

Fall Color Favs

Maybe mums aren't your thing or you are just looking for some built-in ways to add a burst of fall color to your front yard and gardens. We have a few fantastic ideas for incorporating more fall color into your [...]

September 11, 2019|

Plant Perennials Now and Enjoy Year after Year

If planting flowers in the same spots every year is tiring out you and your budget then Sargent’s has just what you need.  We have hardy and easy to care for perennial plants to fill your garden with beautiful color [...]

July 21, 2019|

2019 Perennial Plant of the Year

Stachys officinalis ‘Hummelo’ is the 2019 Perennial Plant of the Year selected by the Perennial Plant Association.  ‘Hummelo’ is a compact, clump-forming perennial, growing up to about to 2 feet tall and wide. Over time, the plants will spread slowly from creeping [...]

June 24, 2019|

5 Grand Grasses to Plant this Fall

Now is the time perennial grasses really start to shine and get noticed.  Customers often come into the store eager to show someone a picture they snapped as they walked or drove by someone's yard trying to find out exactly what [...]

August 28, 2018|

Need a Pop of Summer Color?

Everyone’s gardens are reaching their peak right now with all the summer flowering beauties out there.  If your garden could use a little boost, here are some fabulous plants to add summer color. These are also fantastic plants because they [...]

July 27, 2018|

Sneak Peek at Perennials

Perennials may be a bit more expensive than annuals, but if you consider the number a years you can enjoy the plant in the garden the difference is clear.  Since they come back every year perennials make a great addition [...]

March 21, 2018|

Fall Clean-up In the Garden

Cool temps means it is time to get out in the garden!  Fall is a great time to plant new perennials or divide and transplant others already in your garden.  If an area of your garden was missing something or [...]

October 5, 2016|

Crazy About Coneflowers

'Solar Flare' Echinacea I love coneflowers or Echinacea in the garden and have many different varieties. Many are taller, but Sargent's also has several varieties that stay two feet or under. The standard purple coneflower is beautiful for [...]

July 8, 2016|

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