Planting Fall Bulbs

Planting Fall Bulbs

When do I plant my spring-flowering bulbs? It’s bulb-planting season! Now is the time to plant spring-flowering bulbs! In general, plant these bulbs in the ground around 6 weeks prior to the first hard frost. It is best to wait until the outside temperature does...
Hardy Hibiscus!

Hardy Hibiscus!

Get those tropical vibes in your landscape year after year with Hibiscus syriacus and Hibiscus moscheutos! Because fortunately, unlike their tender tropical cousins, both of these are hardy enough to easily withstand our PNW winters! And of course, the pollinators...
Watering Guide

Watering Guide

Watering 101 The amount of water a plant needs depends on many factors, including age and species, the time of year, weather and soil type. As a rule, newly planted trees & shrubs require more frequent water than older, more established trees & shrubs. During...
Father’s Day Giveaway!

Father’s Day Giveaway!

Win A $500 Farmington Gardens Gift Card! Do you know of a Father who would be a well-deserving candidate for a $500 Farmington Gardens Gift Card?WHAT exactly makes your Dad so special? We want to know! Email us your submission with a brief, but detailed description,...
In the Garden with Neeners!

In the Garden with Neeners!

MEET NEENERS! We are so honored and excited to be invited to garden along side the lovely, and always entertaining, Vernita Hockersmith, boss-lady Linda Hockersmith Eshraghi’s amazing and hilarious 90-year-old mother! Better known as Neeners, we will be...
Growing Rhubarb!

Growing Rhubarb!

Rhubarb is another great perennial vegetable to include in your edible garden! Plus once you get a couple plants established, they readily multiply, giving you years of bountiful harvest. Though botanically a vegetable, most often we cook it and eat it like a fruit....