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June 2012 - Week 3
Posted on June 15, 2012

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Come on in for your FREE herbs! 

 

Basil, Parsley, and Chive Pots
Basil, Parsley, and Chive Pots
Come on in and let one of our cashiers know that you receive our email newsletter and receive three free herbs with any purchase!  One 2.5" pot of Basil, Chives and Parsley (while quantities last) to add to your herb garden- just for being a loyal newsletter recipient!

Let your friends know, and if they don't already receive our newsletter, tell them to come in and sign up, they can let the ladies know and still receive the free herbs!

Pretty Lilies  

 

We have a great selection of Oriental and Asiatic Lilies still available.  The Lily Looks Series are a new generation of pot lilies which are grown genetically short (ranging from 12"-16") and have very high flower production.  Beautiful and brightly coloured, fragrant flowers are great for cutting and attracting hummingbirds.

 

Lily Looks - Tiny Bee
Lily Looks - Tiny Bee

Lily Looks - Tiny Skyline
Lily Looks - Tiny Skyline
Lily Looks - Tiny Orange Sensation
Lily Looks - Tiny Orange Sensation

Get Those Hummingbirds Hum-Hum-Humming!       

 

If you are interested in attracting hummingbirds and butterflies into your garden, try planting other perennials such as:

 


These all love a sunny location, which is another reason why they attract the butterflies and hummingbirds who love the sun to keep them warm!

Butterflies are attracted by scents where as hummingbirds are attracted to colours, and both of these little beauties like a nice quiet area where they can feast.
Kniphofia Flamenco
Kniphofia Flamenco
Scabiosa
Scabiosa Mariposa Violet

Fuchsia Hanging Baskets 

 

If you like Fuchsias and still have a space in the shade for a beautiful and unique hanging basket, then try growing one of the new golden variegated varieties--Red Sunrise, or Beryl's Jewel, both which have vibrant red and purple cascading flowers.

 

Red Sunrise Trailing Fuchsia
Red Sunrise Trailing Fuchsia
Beryl's Jewel Trailing Fuchsia
Beryl's Jewel Trailing Fuchsia

Super Saturday!  

 

On Saturday the last planting of 14" side-hole hanging baskets will be available!  Choose from about 50 different baskets in an assortment of Wave Petunias and Ivy Geraniums, both of which thrive in a sunny location.  

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14" Side Hole Basket - Global Stars and Stripes Ivy Geranium
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14" Side Hole Baskets - Rose Wave Petunia

We will also have basket stuffer stock pots and 10" herb stock pots available!
Assorted Mint Herb Stock Pot
Assorted Mint Herb Stock Pot
Variegated Henrietta Felicia Basket Stuffer Stock Pot
Variegated Henrietta Felicia Basket Stuffer Stock Pot
Perennials looking for a loving garden!
Perennials looking for a loving garden!
Perennial Giveaway!

This week we have completed the planting of our stock pots for the 2013 season, and will once again have some extra perennial plants to give away- one free 2.5" starter perennial for every $10 (before tax) that you spend!

Most likely the product won't last through the day again, so please remember it is only while quantities last!

Tomato Video Series

Vegetable Series: Cherry Tomatoes
Introduction to Cherry Tomatoes


Cherry Tomatoes were given their name for a reason... Sweet, small, and cute, these fruits (yes, they're fruits!) are a perfect compliment to your salads, both in taste and colour.
Vegetable Series: Tomato Hanging Baskets and Trailing Tomato Arrangements
Tomato Hanging Baskets and Trailing Tomato Arrangements

Tomatoes, tomatoes... Just like how there are numerous types of tomatoes, there are also numerous ways to plant them!
Congratulations to our Weekly Winner!

Susan Ellard, enjoy your Garden Essentials Gift Basket! 

(Please come in and pick it up at The Greenery anytime we're open.) 

 

About the Contest

 

Each week we have a draw in our garden centre for everyone that filled out a ballot during that week.  Ballots are available in-store only, although you may want to check our Facebook page in the near future for special goodies for our Facebook friends!  

 

Happy Gardening!

The Greenery Crew

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