Like it or not, summer is a blip on our seasonal schedule and before we know it fall is in full force once again. Leaves are changing, days are shortening, and nights have a bit more chill. Now is a great time to overseed your lawn, tidy up the landscape in preparation for the winter,…

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Ask us how to achieve a lush and beautiful lawn!

Sunday, March 31st | 11 AM An exceptional looking lawn is well within reach! All you need is the comprehensive New American Lawn four-step program from Jonathan Green which feeds both the lawn AND the soil! Healthy soil is the foundation of every great lawn and Jonathan Green and Alsip Home & Nursery can show…

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Ask us how to achieve a lush and beautiful lawn!

Saturday, March 30th | 11 AM An exceptional looking lawn is well within reach! All you need is the comprehensive New American Lawn four-step program from Jonathan Green which feeds both the lawn AND the soil! Healthy soil is the foundation of every great lawn and Jonathan Green and Alsip Home & Nursery can show…

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Join us as our special guest, Jim Shoger, from Jonathan Green teaches how to achieve a beautiful and lush green lawn. You’ll learn professional lawn care tips and the importance of soil restoration. Feel free to bring in your questions to be answered by Jonathan Green and our Green Team Experts! St. John, IN Seminar:…

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2016 Flower & Garden Show at Alsip Home & Nursery. March 12 &13 2016

It’s Time to Get Inspired for Spring! Spring is soon upon us and at Alsip Home & Nursery, we’re blooming with excitement to showcase the BEST of the BEST for the upcoming planting season at our annual Flower & Garden Show on Saturday & Sunday, March 12th & 13th! Visit us at either our St.…

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2016 Flower & Garden Show at Alsip Home & Nursery. March 12 &13 2016

It’s Time to Get Inspired for Spring! Spring is soon upon us and at Alsip Home & Nursery, we’re blooming with excitement to showcase the BEST of the BEST for the upcoming planting season at our annual Flower & Garden Show on Saturday & Sunday, March 12th & 13th! Visit us at either our St.…

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I just spent last week in severely drought affected California.  While I was there, I visited 15 different large scale garden centers to get ideas to bring our customers in the Midwest better service and so forth.  While I was gone, it rained back home nearly 7 inches.  The storms last night (6/30/14), helped cap…

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When your lawn is healthy and properly maintained, you shouldn’t have enough weeds to require chemical treatment. If you have a persistent problem with crabgrass that you cannot control through cultural methods or spot treatment during the growing season, you can apply a crabgrass pre-emergent herbicide. This must be applied before the soil temperatures are…

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Add 1 to 2 inches of good quality compost to your planting beds this spring. This will help break up heavy clay soils as well as adding fertility and beneficial nutrients to new or existing beds. Get a head start on summer bulbs now. Bulbs such as cannas, begonias, caladium, and dahlias can be potted…

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