Have you ever seen thousands of plants... just waiting to brighten your garden... and all you can say is â€śWOWâ€ť? Well that is exactly what youâ€™ll find and say at Blooming Acres. Over 10,000 beautiful mums. Blooming Acres is Northern Ohioâ€™s largest greenhouse operation open to the public.
It only takes a few plants to cast a tropical look upon a garden. Although our gardening zone here isn’t “tropical”, it’s still possible to include some tropical and “tropical looking” plants in our landscapes to create a lush summer oasis.Continue Reading →
Nothing is more disheartening than grabbing a beautiful tomato only to find the entire bottom is black and rotten. ‘Blossom End Rot’ (BER) affects tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, squash and melons. Caused by insufficient calcium and uneven water during the rapid growth of the plant and its fruit, BER is avoidable.Continue Reading →
Busy time in the garden! Remember to water early in the morning to reduce evaporation. This also helps prevent bacterial and fungal infections. Water, watch for pests, harvest and enjoy summer! This is a perfect time to determine where spring and summer blooming bulbs and perennials can be planted for next year.Continue Reading →