Using Homegrown Herbs On The Grill

Grilling with Homegrown Herbs

It’s not really summer without the sound of sizzling, the scent of smoke, and the flavor of fresh garden spices! Awaken your senses with these seven homegrown herbs that belong on the grill.

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Master the Art of Irrigation & Drought-Tolerant Plants

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01Irrigation Techniques and Tips02Automatic Irrigation Systems03Gardening and Irrigation with Drought-Tolerant Plants04The Best Drought-Tolerant Plants If getting out in the garden daily and watering plants by hand doesn’t exactly jive with your schedule, there’s a solution that won’t use up all your spare time: gardening with irrigation systems and drought-tolerant plants. By installing an automatic irrigation…

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Your Guide to Ornamental Grasses

01Ornamental Grasses: Planting and Care Guide02Ornamental Grasses and Landscape Design03Native Ornamental Grasses04Exotic Ornamental Grasses for the Landscape Ornamental grasses can add so much visual interest to a landscape, without being too showy and competing with your flowers. We particularly love tall grasses that flutter in the wind, adding some movement and a little drama to…

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Attracting Hummingbirds

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01The Best Hummingbird Plants02Find a Red Hummingbird Feeder 03Attracting Hummingbirds with Clear Nectar Enjoying an afternoon on the patio watching colorful hummingbirds whiz past sounds pretty nice, doesn’t it? There’s something oddly entertaining and awe-inspiring about these tiny little birds that flit around so quickly, with their wings flapping faster than our eyes can see.…

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Indoor Growing & Seed Starting Seminar by Burpee

Winter is an excellent time to start planning, and planting some seeds in preparation for spring! A special guest from Burpee will instruct seminar guests on the best tactics for starting your seedlings with indoor growing supplies you can find right here at Alsip Home & Nursery. You can also attend in St. John at…

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Fairy Garden Workshop St. John, IN

Join Green Team Experts on Saturday, October 3rd as they walk you through the steps of creating your very own Fall Fairy Garden! All plants and decor will be at your fingertips – so let your creativity run wild! Save 20% on all Fairy Garden decor complete your miniature sized garden! Spaces are limited so don’t delay and register…

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Fairy Garden Workshop Frankfort, IL

Join Green Team Experts on Saturday, October 3rd as they walk you through the steps of creating your very own Fall Fairy Garden! All plants and decor will be at your fingertips – so let your creativity run wild! Save 20% on all Fairy Garden decor complete your miniature sized garden! Spaces are limited so don’t delay and register…

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