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Why Those in Addiction Recovery Should Get Out in the Garden

When you think about it, there are some pretty obvious parallels you can make between growing a garden and recovering from addiction. Both are slow, labor-intensive processes. You don’t make a beautiful garden without dedication, and you cannot recover from addiction without being 100% committed to it. Both begin with a seed (or an idea, [...]

Landscaping Services in Murfreesboro

We were recently approached to perform landscaping services in Murfreesboro by a couple who were ready to trade in their cookie cutter landscape for something that would add a little more ‘pop’ to their yard. After visiting our Garden Center, this family decided to invite us out to give their home a landscape a makeover. [...]

June is Perennial Gardening Month!

While they are more expensive than their annual relatives (not THAT much here at JVI Secret Gardens), perennials are more economical because they come back to life each spring with their beautiful, colorful blooms and foliage. Perennials bloom at different various times during the season, so the key to successful perennial use is to plan [...]

Knock Out Roses

Blooms from Spring until Frost. Easy to Grow. Low Maintenance. Great Disease Resistance. The Knockout Rose continues to grow in popularity year after year.  People give them as gifts for housewarming parties and they make excellent Mother's Day gifts. Rose Breeder, Bill Radler, has revolutionized the way we think of roses. With the creation of [...]

2018-03-23T20:35:13+00:00April 30th, 2012|plant profiles|0 Comments

Weigela – plant profile

Arching stems covered in bell-shape flowers in late spring to early summer make weigela a traditional favorite for mixed shrub borders and backgrounds. But there's a bevy of new varieties that also flaunt flashy foliage in shades of gold, green, white, and rose for a season-long spectacle. Sizes range from vigorous 6-foot shrubs to very [...]

2018-03-23T20:35:30+00:00April 23rd, 2012|plant profiles|0 Comments