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Nov 12, 2018

Benefits of Mulching

BENEFITS OF MULCHING When applied correctly, mulch has the following beneficial effects on plants and soil: • Mulches prevent loss of water from the soil by evaporation. • Mulches reduce the growth of weeds, when the mulch material itself is weed-free and applied deeply enough to prevent weed germination or to smother existing weeds. • […]

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Nov 06, 2018

Plant & Product Library

Did you know you can view and print a list of our Plants and Products on our website? Check out our Plant and Product Libraries! Plants • In the Plant Library you will find many of the plants, palms and trees that we carry here at Verdego. • There are sections of plants, perennials, palms, […]

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Oct 30, 2018

Water Regulations

Water Regulations Cooler weather and Eastern Standard Time also bring changes in watering. Even though it is not as hot and plants don’t require as much water, watering is still needed- just more judiciously. Watering regulations change in Palm Coast with the arrival of Eastern Standard time on Sunday, November 4th: Watering is now restricted […]

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Oct 23, 2018

VIG Program

If you have been at Verdego Garden Center, you undoubtedly been asked if you would like to be a VIG and you may have seen it on our signage. What is VIG you ask? VIG stands for Very Important Gardener and it is a customer loyalty program that is designed to encourage our customers to […]

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Oct 13, 2018

Welcome to the New VG Blog!

Welcome to the Verdego Landscape Blog! On a weekly basis, look to our website and our Facebook page to follow along on a variety of short topics that will provide you with a host of information. The Blog will post plant profiles, examples of possible problems with landscape and ideas for landscaping, for example. We […]

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Oct 02, 2018

October 2018 Newsletter

Have you signed up to be a VIG Member and receive our FANTASTIC newsletters?? Check out a snippet of October’s below: Sign up for our newsletter – it’s FREE! Enter your info below!

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Oct 01, 2018

Encore Azaleas

Encore Azaleas (Patented) Encore Azaleas are relatively new arrival in Florida in the last couple of years, however a welcome one. Encore Azaleas are the only patented brand of azalea that will bloom in spring, summer and fall. There are over 31 varieties of Encore Azaleas with an equally impressive collection of colors. Most of […]

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Sep 29, 2018

Bees and Pest Control

Every piece of fruit is created because of a pollinator. There are 316 varieties of native bees in Florida and countless honeybees cultivated by beekeepers. Promote pollinators by installing a pollinator garden by leaving bare spaces for soil dwellers to make their homes, plant native flowers, provide water source and habitat and reduce the use […]

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Sep 01, 2018

Container Plantings

Container Plantings Container plantings provide a wealth of flexibility for gardeners. Love tropical plants but worry about the cold? Plant them in a container that you can bring in from the cold! Love a plant the deer will eat? Plant it in a container and put it inside your lanai or porch. Want some flowers […]