Preparing for the BUSY season!

Preparing for the BUSY season!

This week begins our deliveries from Willoway Nurseries of Avon, Ohio and items from Lake County nurseries that will spill into next week. Much of our bareroot shrubs and tree potting is done although this week the last of our bareroot perennials will arrive and then...
Work, Work, Work Is Our Motto!

Work, Work, Work Is Our Motto!

Well the short cold blast of this past week has promised better weather for the foreseeable future. In the high winds we lost the cover of polyethylene on our roses that are not finished yet and had to cover it again early Sunday morning in 20 mph winds and bouts of...
So Much To Deal With!

So Much To Deal With!

It’s finally started as semi trailers of stock have been arriving in which the load has to be unloaded in a reasonable amount of time to avoid extra shipping charges.  All the stock will be taken into our movable roof structure of 23,050 sq. feet to avoid temperatures...
Things Are Ramping Up!

Things Are Ramping Up!

Things keep ramping up at the nursery as a mega amount of transplanting has been going on in the greenhouse of finished plants and of cuttings that have been rooted.  The perennial department as well has received many small plants which are called plugs and lily bulbs...
We’re Finally Open for Spring!

We’re Finally Open for Spring!

Well the nursery is open and it’s good to see customers again. We have been super busy but the week of March 8th we will receive a huge load of perennials plus our first shipment of bare root trees from Oregon. The overwintering houses remain open most days for...