April Gardening Tips

April Gardening Tips The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and the dogwoods have finally opened! It is Springtime (finally)! You’ve waited all winter for this moment. It is time to get outside and start working in your garden. Use these April gardening tips as a guideline to get started! Test Soil Before you

Top Early Spring Bloomers

Top 3 Early Spring Bloomers As you drive around town, you will notice that some shrubs and trees have started to bloom! Oh, what a sight to see, especially after a long winter! These blooming plants give us hope that spring is right around the corner. Here are our favorite early spring bloomers that should

Best 3 Plants for Privacy Fences

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  • 16 February 2018
Best 3 Plants for Privacy Fences In a world of neighborhoods and suburbs, fences are often necessary. Whether it is to provide privacy or to mark property lines, fences can play a vital role in creating the backyard of your dreams. But sometimes, physical fences, such as wood or vinyl, can be costly and unsightly.

World’s Coolest Rain Gauge

World’s Coolest Rain Gauge It never fails. After every winter, we have customers coming into Green Side Up looking for a glass replacement for their rain gauges. Usually, it is because they left the glass tube out all winter. As a result, when the below freezing temperatures rolled in, so did the cracks in the

February Garden Tips

February Garden Tips While winter is still lingering, there is still work to be done in the garden! Follow these February garden tips to be ahead of the curve when spring finally arrives: Fertilize While now is not the time to fertilize most plants that are still sleeping, or dormant, February is the time to