It’s Almost Ryegrass Time!!

watch and see how our winter lawn turned out

Most of you have noticed the scurrying about that golf courses and resorts are doing right now with their turf areas. Because of economics they are in a position that they must get their winter grass going and established before the rush of seasonal play and visitors arrive. The rest of us on the other hand should be waiting until at least now and even better the middle of … [Read more...]

Hot Dog-An Iris Sale!!


This Saturday Help us usher in October and fall gardening with the Sun Contry Iris Society's Annual Iris Sale and FREE HOTS!!  We call it Hot Dog's and Horticulture!! Saturday 9-2 for Iris, around lunch time for grillin'.  We've loaded up on new fall plants, vegetable starts, onion and garlic sets, geraniums and lot's more including ryegrass seed! We look forward to seeing you a … [Read more...]

Hot Dogs and Horticulture Returns!!


Saturday October 1 marks the return of Hot Dogs and Horticulture. Let's kick off the season with some fun and food. FREE dogs, brats, and who knows what else on the grill and a Big Iris Sale and Event by the Sun Country Iris Society! Of course the Harper Boys will be on hand to answer any questions you might have regarding fall planting of flowers, vegetables, trees, winter … [Read more...]

It’s Official-Fall Is Here!

time to plant board

The weather is beginning to cooperate, the sun definitely has a different angle and feel, and the days have gotten quite a bit shorter-yep that means one thing, today is the first official day of Fall. The Autumnal Equinox has arrived and so has our best gardening season of the year! Fall is the best time to plant just about anything because of relatively cool and shorter days … [Read more...]

It’s About Time!

time to plant board

September-AHHHH! Well even though it's not really that cool yet, it is cooler and the list of vegetables that you can begin planting just expanded exponentially!  Be sure your soil is well prepared-lots of Hickman's compost, gypsum, and organic fertilizer ( come in and get our free garden preparation guide or down load it at … [Read more...]