Monthly Archives: July 2012

Garlic Season Begins

Freshly harvested garlic. Photo: Deborah Miuccio Deborah Miuccio, who manages the test gardens here at Gardener’s Supply, just harvested a fine crop of garlic — her second year with this easy-care crop. Other than keeping the bed weeded, she offers … Continue reading

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Turn Abundant Kale into a Nutritious Salad

Norma Norris, owner of Norris Berry Farm, with a bundle of just-harvested kale. When it comes to easy-care crops, kale tops the list. It thrives best in the cooler temperatures of the north, but gardeners in the south can do … Continue reading

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A Perfect Match for Snip-n-Drip

We’ve always used Earth Staples to keep soaker hoses in place. Recently, product developer Frank Oliver discovered that the wire loop of our Easy-Out Earth Staples fit perfectly into the hose connectors of the new Snip-n-Drip Soaker System. Use them … Continue reading

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A Company of Gardeners

Bob Dillenbeck in the test gardens behind our Burlington office. Every year, Bob grows a different variety of tomato. This year’s pick is Celebrity. Like many of the employee-owners at Gardener’s Supply, Bob Dillenbeck wasn’t a gardener when he started … Continue reading

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