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Mar 13, 2019

Vote for Us! Reader’s Choice

It’s that time of year again! Welcome to the 2019 Readers’ Choice! These awards celebrate and recognize the best our community has to offer. Time to vote for your favorite local businesses. We would be honored if you took a couple minutes and clicked on the links below and voted for VerdeGo! Readers Choice https://news-journalonline.gatehousecontests.com/Daytona-Beach-News-Journals-Readers-Choice-2019/ […]

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Mar 11, 2019

Attracting Wildlife to your Garden

There are many ways to attract different types of wildlife to your garden. For birds, try planting plants that provide dense coverage such as trees and large shrubs. Trees or plants that provide berries will give the birds a food source as well such as hollies, cherry laurel, Japanese blueberry or Ligustrum. Add bird baths […]

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Feb 26, 2019

Lichens

Lichens Frequently, customers come into the Garden Center with pictures or samples of lichen they have in their Garden. Most often people think that the lichen is killing their tree or plant. This is NOT the case. Lichens are moss like organisms that grow on the bark and branches of trees or shrubs. They do […]

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Feb 19, 2019

Coming Soon: Bulk Mulch & Rock

Coming Soon to VerdeGo Garden Center – Bulk Mulch & Rock! Red, Black, Brown, Natural and Hardwood Blend. Available for pick up or delivery! Stay tuned…..

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Feb 19, 2019

Citrus & Fruit

Citrus and Fruit Would you like to have fresh fruit available in your yard? Citrus trees, peach trees and fig trees are currently available at Verdego Garden Center! Oranges are a favorite with two varieties available – naval orange or red naval orange along with Valencia. Naval oranges produce their fruit earlier in the season- […]

Feb 12, 2019

Garden Center Spring Hours

Dear valued customers, Traditionally, in the springtime (March through May), VerdeGo’s Garden Center would extend its hours of operation to include Sundays. This year, however, we have decided that the Garden Center should remain closed on Sundays in order for our employees to spend time with family and friends. We remain open weekly, Monday to […]

Sylverster Palms Featured Image
Feb 11, 2019

Sylverster Palms

Sylvester Palms Sylvester (phoenix sylvestris) palms are a beautiful specimen palm for any landscape application. The distinctive orange color of the trunk and the beautiful silvery green foliage makes for an eye catching center piece in any landscape. Sylvester palms grow fairly quickly when they are smaller but will plateau and slow down as they […]

Jan 28, 2019

Garden Center Manager

Garden Center Manager VerdeGo is currently seeking a highly motivated and skilled Garden Center Manager. Duties: The following list provides examples of the most typical duties for positions in this job class. Individual positions may not include all the examples listed, nor does the list include all of the work that may be assigned to […]

Planting a Vegetable Garden Featured Image
Jan 28, 2019

Planting a Vegetable Garden

Vegetable Gardens Vegetables can be grown year round in Florida if you pay attention to the appropriate planting dates found on the Planting Guide at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/vh021 When planning a vegetable garden, locate it in an area with at least 6 hours of sun daily and a water source nearby. For homeowners who have deer, rabbits […]

Jan 25, 2019

Account Manager

Account Manager VerdeGo is currently seeking a highly motivated and skilled Account Manager. This position would be responsible for installation and management of landscape and hardscape projects in the Flagler and Volusia County areas. Assists the Manager with maintaining a landscape maintenance portfolio of approximately $500,000 to 1M including knowledge and operation on the following: […]