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Hometown Garden and Landscape Show 5/14/21

Growing Vegetables In Wisconsin

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI Are you itching to grow some fresh vegetables of your own? Knowing your hardiness zone and growing season length can help you decide the best vegetable varieties to grow. Vegetables need the… Continue Reading “Growing Vegetables In Wisconsin”

Hometown Garden and Landscape Show 5/7/21

Hometown Garden and Landscape Show 4/30/21

Double Play Spirea Series

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI             Are you looking for a beautiful, low maintenance, deer resistant shrub? You certainly can’t go wrong with spireas. They are not fussy about soil or sunlight conditions, and thrive with an… Continue Reading “Double Play Spirea Series”

Soil and Your New Plant

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI It’s important to determine the availability of moisture and nutrients in the soil for your new plants. Consider the terrain and soil type you have when picking out new plants to add… Continue Reading “Soil and Your New Plant”

Sunlight and Your New Plants

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI After you have chosen new plants that will thrive in your Hardiness Zone, you’ll want to place them in the ideal location in your garden or landscape area. The terms full sun,… Continue Reading “Sunlight and Your New Plants”

Location and Your New Plants

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI Some gardens look effortlessly beautiful, filled with lush, vibrant plants. Gardeners with green thumbs know there are important considerations to take into account when making landscaping choices. One of the fundamental factors… Continue Reading “Location and Your New Plants”

When to Prune

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI             Pruning and the removal of dead limbs is an important part of annual tree and shrub maintenance. It supports the overall health of trees and shrubs and improves their appearance. Properly… Continue Reading “When to Prune”

Spring Garden Tasks

By: Jennifer LaMontagne – Horticulturist – Bloch’s Farm – Green Lake, WI             Spring brings on the warm temperatures and the excitement of outdoor gardening. It’s finally time to gear up for gardening tasks in preparation for the growing season. Here are some suggestions… Continue Reading “Spring Garden Tasks”