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The Difference Between Onion Sets and Onion Plants

March 15, 2018 6:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Onions are a staple in many households due to their widely applicable flavors in soups, salads and other recipes. There are numerous varieties of onions—such as red, white and yellow—that grow to many sizes and can be used for different purposes. If you are new to onion planting, it’s crucial that you understand the different ways onions can be planted and when planting should begin. Due to their biennial (or two-year-long) growing process, onions can be a bit tricky to figure out when first starting out. The staff at our plant nursery in Topeka, KS is always prepared to answer... View Article

Let Our Garden Center in Topeka, KS Turn Last Year’s Planters Into Decorations and Gifts!

March 1, 2018 6:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Spring is just about here, which means most people with gardens are preparing to pick out their favorite flowers and plants for the spring and summer seasons. While you’re pulling out all of your gardening tools, you’ll probably find last year’s empty baskets and planters. Rather than buying all new ones this year, Jackson’s Greenhouse & Garden Center, Inc. is offering you an easy way to put them to good use! Bring your old baskets and planters in to our garden center in Topeka, KS and let our garden experts fill them with soil and flowers of your choice! Not... View Article

It’s Time to Start Planting Seeds for Your Perennials in Topeka, KS

February 13, 2018 11:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It may be winter now, but springtime will be here before you know it. If you’re already envisioning your ideal spring garden, you have probably considered the kinds of plants that you want to include and where you want to plant them. Many plants can be planted directly in your garden when the weather gets warmer, but there are others that will grow much more successfully if you start them indoors. Starting seedlings for perennials in Topeka, KS now allows you to get a head start on your gardening and ensure that your plants are able to establish themselves before... View Article

Prepare for Winter Planting with the Right Tips and Gardening Tools in Topeka, KS

January 30, 2018 11:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Even though most people wait around until springtime to really get started on planting their gardens, avid gardeners know that it’s still possible to successfully grow crops during the winter months. In fact, there is a wide variety of vegetables that can actually thrive during the wintertime. Growing vegetables in the winter allows you to continue gardening while you enjoy delicious food that you grow yourself. Even if you’ve never attempted cold weather gardening before, you can still try your hand at growing a few vegetables this season. By taking a few extra steps to prepare your soil during the... View Article

Get Your Tickets to the Kansas Garden Show!

January 17, 2018 5:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A beautiful example of Kansas horticulture is just around the corner, in the form of the 2018 Kansas Garden Show! The event is a testament to the beauty, boldness and inspiring creativity of what you can accomplish in Kansas’ robust growing climate. For a limited time only, Jackson’s Greenhouse & Garden Center, Inc. is proud to be giving away tickets to this wonderful event! Just stop into our garden center in Topeka, KS and register, and you could be one of 50 lucky individuals to get your hands on a pair of complimentary tickets. Once they’re gone, they’re gone—so act... View Article