Latest blog posts from our Palm Coast location. Check them out for upcoming happenings, seasonal plants & flowers, and more!
This time of the year deciduous trees (drop their leaves) are starting to go into dormancy. Crape Myrtles are one of those. The leaves will be turning brownish yellow or reddish and will be starting to drop to the ground. This is perfectly normal as the trees move from fall into winter dormancy. PLEASE DO […]
This past weekend the time changed to Eastern Standard Time. Your irrigation system in Flagler and St. John’s County must only operate one day a week now. Odd home numbers on Saturday, even home numbers on Sunday only. With the time change – DON’T FORGET TO ADJUST THE TIME ON YOUR SPRINKLER SYSTEM!
As you know, we have had an abundance of rain this summer and more specifically, in the last month! Despite that, we still see irrigation systems running regularly and in some cases, when it is raining! There is no need to be running irrigation systems right now as all the water adds significantly to disease […]
The votes are in! VerdeGo was voted Best: • Plant Nursery • Garden Supply • Fruit Tree Sales • Irrigation/Well Services THANK YOU to all that voted and to all our loyal patrons!!!
Irrigation systems are often set up when there is a very basic landscape in place. Frequently homeowners will install a palm later and if the irrigation system is watering their palm, then they are good. Many times, what is not taken into account, is, if the sprinkler head is hitting the palm trunk directly and […]
If you can’t seem to attract butterflies or hummingbirds to your garden- think about adding some plants and flowers that will attract them! For Butterflies try: Pentas, Plumbago, Milkweed, Salvia or Lantana (pictured below) For Hummingbirds try: Red Firecracker, Salvia, Coral Honeysuckle, Firebush, Shrimp Plant or Bottlebrush.
Rain, Rain, GO AWAY! We have had a huge amount of rain lately and while all living things need water, too much of a good thing is not great either! With the amount of rain we have been having, you probably don’t need to run your irrigation system at all right now. Monitor your plants […]
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 […]
The garden center is looking so good and refreshed! Click here to view some new pictures of our beautiful garden center!
The landscaping at the newly refurbished Holland Park is in and BEAUTIFUL! Click here to view the full gallery!
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