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Have a Merry Christmas – 2012

Have a Merry Christmas Newsletter 42 – Tuesday, December 18, 2012 See you at the Garden Expo Short Days Affect Your Indoor Plants Jobs for Teens Help the Humane Society Recipe: Marty’s Shrimp Dip You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Merry Christmas Everyone! All of us at America’s Best Flowers wish you a very warm and safe holiday season with family and friends. America’s Best Flowers gift cards are perfect holiday gifts! Click for Larger Image Stop in and pick up a few OR we would be happy to take your gift card orders over the phone and […]

The Most Merriest Chistmas Ever – 2012

The Most Merriest Chistmas Ever Newsletter 41 – Tuesday, December 11, 2012 Home for the Holidays Houses – Reasonably priced and Zero % interest Birds need your help in the winter! Container Workshops Jobs for Teens Help the Humane Society Recipe: White Chili You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! America’s Best Flowers Holiday Hours Our hours for the month of December are 9am-5pm except for the following dates: Sunday, December 16 – 9am-3pm (We are closing early this day for our staff Christmas party.) Monday, December 24 – Christmas Eve  9am – 1pm Tuesday, December 25 to January […]

Santa is doing his pre-flight checklist – 2012

Santa is doing his pre-flight checklist Newsletter 40 – Tuesday, December 4, 2012 We have your Christmas tree! Surprise… Birds of a feather flock together around the ‘Bird Whisperer’ Winter reminders America’s Best Flowers Holiday Hours Employment Opportunities for teenagers 16 years old or older Check out the news from Jodi at the Humane Society… Finally, a bed of one’s own! Recipe: Cabbage Bake You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Come join us for our last 2012 America’s Best Flowers workshop! More workshops coming in 2013 🙂 Holiday Centerpiece Workshop Making the Turkey jealous Click for Larger Image […]

It is upon us! – 2012

It is upon us! Newsletter 39 – Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Don’t go empty handed Words of appreciation from Marty! Fresh and Natural Gifts and Decorating ideas Recipe: Sloppy Joes You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Oh Perfect Christmas Tree, Oh Perfect Christmas Tree… Our Frazier balsam mix trees are spectacular! No gaps or droopy branches on these beauties.  We’ll fresh cut the trunk for you and help you load them into or on top of your vehicle.  If you live within 5 miles of our Cottage Grove location we’d be happy to deliver them to your home.  […]

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! – 2012

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! Newsletter 38 – Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree… A great big ‘Thank you’ from Marty! Poinsettia Painting Workshop Holiday Centerpiece Workshop Recipe: Date Cake Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Our Poinsettias, Holiday ‘Grab and Go Porch Pots’ and Holiday Hanging Baskets are all ready for you! Poinsettia Click for Larger Image We have a lovely selection of poinsettia plants for you to choose from.  The poinsettias pots are wrapped with colored foil, dressed with ribbon and decorated with glittered ting for that festive touch. Porch Pot […]

There’s always room for one more! – 2012

There’s always room for one more! Newsletter 37 – Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Poinsettias are here Holiday Gift Giving Ideas Mini-Art in the Garden Poinsettia Painting Workshop Holiday Centerpiece Workshop Recipe: Layered Potato Casserole You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We’ve saved a space just for you (and you and you!) Our Holiday Porch Pot and Wreath Workshop is this weekend! Make Something Beautiful this Holiday Season! Click for Larger Image Saturday and Sunday, November 17th and 18thOngoing throughout the day between 9am and 3pm Join us for a fun time at the greenhouse this weekend!  Our holiday […]

Deck the Halls – 2012

Deck the Halls Newsletter 36 – Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Holiday Porch Pot and Wreath Workshop Mini-Art in the Garden Poinsettia Painting Workshop Holiday Centerpiece Workshop Holiday Gift Giving Ideas Would you be so kind… Recipe: Crockpot Chicken Stroganoff You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We can make your holiday decorating easy AND fun! A collage of our Winter WorkshopSee more images in our Gallery Click for Larger Image How, you ask? Bring your creativity and come out to our Winter Workshops!  Have a fun time with your family or a group of your friends!  If you need […]

Putting the Holly in Holidays – 2012

Putting the Holly in Holidays Newsletter 35 – Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Holiday Porch Pot and Wreath Workshop Poinsettia Painting Workshop Holiday Centerpiece Workshop HO-HO-HO Need fall gardening supplies? Sorry, Badgers fans! Recipe: Italian Sausage Roll-ups You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! ‘Bring your friends and your imagination’ A collage of our Winter WorkshopSee more images in our Gallery Click for Larger Image To America’s Best Flowers Winter Workshops!  Our holiday workshops are not only creative, but as you can see, from this collage of pictures from last year, we have lots of fun too! This is how […]

The Dreaded Cake-O’-Lantern – 2012

The Dreaded Cake-O’-Lantern Newsletter 34 – Tuesday, October 23, 2012 Still Stunning, Sensational and Sassy! Need fall gardening supplies? Easy Money for Your Non-Profit Organization! Happy Lucy…Happy Household! Recipe: Pumpkin Bundt Cake You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Don’t kick yourself in the spring! Tulips – Plant ’em Now or Never! Click for Larger Image Spring flower gardens really need to be planted now!  It sounds strange, but FALL is the right time to plant SPRING bulbs!  A little work now and you’ll be rewarded in the spring.  And it’s Bonus Time at America’s Best Flowers!  Our beautiful […]

Octoberfeisty – 2012

Octoberfeisty Newsletter 33 – Tuesday, October 16, 2012 We’re not just plant people, you know! Have you registered for these important dates? Easy Decorating Don’t forget! Did you see the Badgers and the Packers kick… Recipe: Warm Apple Buttermilk Custard Pie You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Yes, there is still time to plant! Ornamental Profusion Crab Apple and Princess Kay Plum trees And, wow, do we have the fall planting deals for you! Not only are our beautiful bulbs 20% off and our perennials 25% off, but our trees and shrubs are now 40% off.  Take a […]

It’s Carving Time – 2012

It’s Carving Time Newsletter 32 – Tuesday, October 9, 2012 Big, Beautiful Bulb Blow Out Sale! Bulbs need food! Stock up on Garden Gloves! Scarecrows Workshop and Contests We’re excited! We can tough it out a little longer Recipe: Soup for All Seasons You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Don’t miss out! Simple and Fun Decorating with Mums and Pumpkins Click for Larger Image Pretty Potted Pansies On what, you ask?  Well, vibrant gorgeous color, of course!  Our mums, pansies and violas are sensational and sassy!  And they love the cooler weather.  Get ‘em while it’s cool! Fall […]

Don and the Magic Grinding Wheel – 2012

Don and the Magic Grinding Wheel Newsletter 31 – Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Big, Beautiful Bulb Blow Out Sale! We are not out of our gourd(s)! Scarecrows Workshop and Contests Did you hear? Recipe: The Truly Perfect Rump Roast You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! They don’t get any sharper… Then Don from Universal Saw and Tool Sharpening!  Don and his magic grinding wheel and belt grinder will get you ready for your fall or spring yard work.  Don will be here both Saturday and Sunday, October 6-7, from 10 AM – 4 PM, and will for a […]

Your Fall Bulbs are Waiting for You – 2012

Your Fall Bulbs are Waiting for You Newsletter 30 – Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Don’t forget to feed your bulbs We have bundles, lots and lots of bundles. Name the Scarecrow Contests Do we have mums? Fall workshops are coming your way! Recipe: Smoked Sausage Bake You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Bulbs, Bundles and Boo! Purple Allium Our Allium giganteum bulbs are in.  We have these purple beauties in our flower beds at America’s Best Flowers and many of you ask about them when you visit us.  These tightly compacted 7” globes of intense purple florets will […]

Crows Need Scaring – 2012

Crows Need Scaring Newsletter 29 – Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Scarecrow Contests It’s Just Shocking! Not only do we have straw… Garlic anyone? Sincere words of ‘Thanks!’ from Marty Please, won’t you share your harvest? Breathtakingly Beautiful Recipe: Sicilian Steak Pinwheels You’re going to love your Scarecrow…that’s our promise too! Skeletal Scarecrow Click for Larger Image Hay, are you looking for a fun family or group activity?  It’s scarecrow time at America’s Best Flowers.  We will be stuffing straw from 10am to 5pm seven days a week, beginning Saturday, Sept. 22 and running through Saturday Oct. 13.  What a silly […]

Art, Art Everywhere! – 2012

Art, Art Everywhere! Newsletter 28 – Tuesday, September 11, 2012 Please allow us to… To Quote the Talented Stevie Wonder, ‘Isn’t she lovely?’ Don’t forget to feed your bulbs Are you ready for Scarecrow Days? Recipe: Buona Sera Black Bean Soup You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Creativity to abound at America’s Best Flowers Annual Art in the Garden Event By Deb Meyer After a summer that sizzled most of us like bacon in a skillet, it’s time to stop and enjoy a few hours of creativity, relaxation and refreshments.  So grab the calendar of your choice, and […]

The Last Dollar Days – 2012

The Last Dollar Days Newsletter 27 – Tuesday, September 4, 2012 MUM-MA-MIA OUR MUMS ARE MAGNIFICENT Your Fall Bulbs are waiting for you! Art in the Garden Scarecrow Days are coming Seedy Information Walking with Lucy You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Bye-Bye Orange Dollar$ Don’t lose out… America’s Best Flowers’ VERY LAST Orange Dollar Day$ starts this weekend, Saturday, September 8 and runs through Sunday, September 16.  This will be the last opportunity to use the ABF Orange Dollars.  Dig out those ABF Orange Dollars from the glove compartment of your car, the bottom of your purse, […]

Happy Labor Day – 2012

Happy Labor Day Newsletter 26 – Tuesday, August 28, 2012 Raspberry, Grape and Blueberry…oh, my! Art in the Garden The Joy of Fall Gardening ‘Hey Melissa’…’What Doug?’ More lawn information from Donna Recipe: Omelets In a Bag You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Happy Labor Day One of our gorgeous Summer Annual Containers, on sale at 25% off! Click for Larger Image Are you planning a get together to celebrate?  Good for you!  Would you like to brighten up your yard, deck or patio before the weekend?  Come on out and grab a few hanging baskets or pre-made […]

Iris Bulbs Are In – 2012

Iris Bulbs Are In Newsletter 25 – Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Iris Bulbs Are In Art in the Garden The Joy of Fall Gardening Lucy is one sweet smelling dog! Recipe: Pistachio Cake You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Autumn Container Workshop Check Out Some of Our Fall Creations Click for Larger Image It won’t get any better than this…pick out your favorite mum or aster, add one or two of our perfect perennials, even a shrub and we’ll help you create a beautiful autumn container to showcase your home, deck or backyard.   Autumn, with it’s plethora of […]

Second Annual Dog Wash – 2012

Second Annual Dog Wash Newsletter 24 – Tuesday, August 14, 2012 Dirty Dog Day Vegetable Plants Freshen up your yard, deck or patio After the drought It’s not as easy as it looks! Recipe: Tomato Stack Salad with Corn and Avocado You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! America’s Best Flowers has gone to the dogs! http://www.youtube.com/embed/78l4u-gmNXc?rel=0 It’s Dirty Dog Day at America’s Best Flowers Saturday, August 18, 11am – 3pm All clean and dirty dogs are welcome at America’s Best Flowers 2nd Annual Dog Wash Saturday!  A cool refreshing bath, a nail trim and a professional picture are […]

Our Summer Sale Continues – 2012

Our Summer Sale Continues Newsletter 23 – Tuesday, August 7, 2012 Juicy ripe tomatoes Do I smell wet dog? Can you help? Final Submissions for ‘Ed wants to know’ Recipe: Fresh Tomato Tart You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Just about everything that grows is on sale! Is it time to freshen up your yard?  Do you need to replace a few, or a lot, of plants, trees or flowers?  Now is the perfect time to do it!  Perennials, annuals, trees, shrubs, herbs and planted containers are all on sale.  Even some of our beautiful pottery has been […]

Customer Appreciation Day – 2012

Customer Appreciation Day Newsletter 22 – Tuesday, July 31, 2012 Customer Appreciation Day Birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees…they all need water. What are those Flowers? Recipe: Mini Bell Peppers & Portabella Mushrooms on the Grill You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We’re having a whopper of a sale this week! Trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, herbs and planted containers are all on sale! We’re not kidding!  Choose from our wide selection, which includes Birch, Magnolia, pear and apple trees and our Boxwood, Azalea, Rhododendron and Hydrangea shrubs.  They’re waiting for you to take them […]

Perennials are Finally on Sale – 2012

Perennials are Finally on Sale Newsletter 21 – Tuesday, July 24, 2012 Emerald Ash Borer Control Are your tomatoes splitting? If you have watering questions Ed wants to know… In last week’s newsletter… Recipe: Jesse’s Truly French Toast You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Summer Perennial Sale! Come on out and load up on beautiful perennials.  We have a large variety of both shade and sun perennials that will look spectacular in your garden.   If you are unsure of what perennial would work for a specific area our knowledgeable staff would be happy to assist you. We may […]

The last Summer Dollar Days – 2012

The last Summer Dollar Days Newsletter 20 – Tuesday, July 17, 2012 DOLLAR DAY$ Succulent Workshop Thank goodness for our swimming pool! Recipe: Tim’s Incredible Easy Salmon Recipe: Easy Sauteed Vegetables You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! IT’S TIME TO USEYOUR STA$H OF CA$H! DOLLAR DAY$ July 14 – 22, 2012 America’s Best Flowers’ Orange Dollar Day$ started last weekend, Saturday, July 14 and will run all this week and weekend through Sunday, July 22.  Your America’s Best Flowers Orange Dollar$ may be used for up to 50% off your purchase, tax excluded.  There are no restrictions on […]

Summer Dollar Days – 2012

Summer Dollar Days Newsletter 19 – Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Featured Perennial – Rudbeckia ‘Goldstrum’ Protect your succulents from the sun and heat Succulent Workshop Grandpa’s Spaghetti Recipe: Sharon’s Chicken Tarragon Cream You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! REDEEM YOUR STA$H OF CA$H!DOLLAR DAY$ July 14 – 22, 2012 America’s Best Flowers’ Orange Dollar Day$ starts this weekend, Saturday, July 14 and runs through Sunday, July 22.  Dig out those orange America’s Best Dollars from your glove compartment, the bottom of your purse, the kitchen drawer, wherever you may have stashed them and come out and shop for […]

Happy Independence Day – 2012

Happy Independence Day Newsletter 18 – Monday, July 2, 2012 Tomato Tips Succulent Workshop Recipe: Old Settler Beans You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Happy Independence Day America! Are you planning a mid-week Fourth of July celebration? Lisianthus ‘Echo Pink’ There is still time to perk up your deck, patio, front and back yards with beautiful flowers and plants from America’s Best Flowers. You’ll impress everyone with the lovely Echo Pink and Echo Blue Lisianthus. These beautiful rose-like beauties can really take the heat.These are double spray type flowers with strong tall stems.  The Echo series make for […]

Independence Day – 2012

Independence Day Newsletter 17 – Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Perennial of the Week: Echinacea ‘PowWow Wild Berry’ Celebrate the Fourth of July Japanese Beetles be gone! Recipe: Jeff’s Garlic Mashed Potatoes You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Perennial of the Week – Echinacea ‘PowWow Wild Berry’ Echinacea ‘PowWow Wild Berry’ Click for Larger Image Question:  What perennial flower provides beautiful, colorful blooms and will re-bloom without deadheading?  Answer:  It’s none other than our perennial of the week the PowWow Wild Berry Echinacea. The PowWow Wild Berry likes full sun. The deep rose-purple color of its blooms is not […]

Herbs and Butterflies for the Solstice – 2012

Herbs and Butterflies for the Solstice Newsletter 16 – Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Perennial of the Week: Butterfly Bush Your garden ought to be in pictures Blooming Zinnias! Herbs are delicious and we can prove it! Summer Solstice Water Plants 50% Off Recipe: Rosemary New Potatoes You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Perennial of the Week – Butterfly Bush Buddleia ‘Black Knight’ Do you like butterflies?  Would you like to see more of them in your garden?  We thought so!  This week we have two varieties of the Buddleia, commonly known as the Butterfly Bush for our weekly […]

Happy Father’s Day – 2012

Happy Father’s Day Newsletter 15 – Tuesday, June 12, 2012 Perennial of the Week: Coreopsis Annual words from Marty Miniature Garden Workshop Bathtime for Lucy Recipe: Blueberry Breakfast Pudding Recipe: Chocolate Almond Croissant Bread Pudding You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! HAPPY FATHER’S DAY! Hey Dad, bring the family in this weekend and the Schoep’s ice cream is on the greenhouse. Perennial of the Week – Coreopsis We just could not make up our mind on which Coreopsis to pick for our perennial of the week.  It was between the Coreopsis Baby Sun and the Coreopsis Sunray, so, […]

Nip/Tuck for Your Garden – 2012

Nip/Tuck for Your Garden Newsletter 14 – Tuesday, June 5, 2012 Give your container garden a quick and easy face lift Fertilizing Flowers & Vegetables Be a Successful Perennial Gardener! Recipe: Sharon’s Fruit Spring Greens Salad You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! What Tolerates Drought, Attracts Hummers and Butterflies, and Repels Deer? It’s our perennial of the week, the Salvia Ultra Violet, of course! Salvia ‘Ultra Violet’ This sweet thing is a must have for your perennial garden.  The violet-magenta color is so bright you’ll need your sunglasses.  The Ultra Violet is a great flower for any dry, […]

June is Perennial Month! – 2012

June is Perennial Month! Newsletter 13 – Tuesday, May 29, 2012 Perennial of the Week: Penstemon ‘Red Rocks’ Be a Successful Perennial Gardener! A Word From Marty Recipe: Jim’s Bluegill Fillets Recipe: Mom’s Rhubarb Pie You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! The Perennial Family It’s like a family reunion when our perennials start peeking through in the spring isn’t it?  What a thrill it is to see our family return and grow even more brilliant with time.  And the family keeps getting bigger…because there is always room for one more perennial! Are you like me?  It’s not that […]

Got Junk? – 2012

Got Junk? Newsletter 12 – Tuesday, May 22, 2012 Free Rose Gardening Class Creating a Container Garden Is Not Just for Weekends Anymore! Recipe: Salsa Burgers Recipe: Inside-Out Southwestern Cheeseburgers Recipe: Stuffed Bacon Cheeseburgers You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Daniel WebsterAlthough no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored. If you can put dirt in it, then we’ll put flowers in it Click for Larger Image Got Junk? Bring that what-cha-ma-call-it in to America’s Best Flowers on […]

Salsa and Salads of Spring – 2012

Salsa and Salads of Spring Newsletter 11 – Tuesday, May 15, 2012 Salsa Saturday Spring Salads Are Just Around your Corner Recipe: Wilted Lettuce You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We’re here to help you grow! Don’t be afraid, we’ve got your back,and your front (yard that is) You can do it! Click for Larger Image It’s happened to you hasn’t it?  You’ve spotted a beautiful plant and flower arrangement in pottery and containers on a front walkway, a porch or a friends’ patio or deck and thought to yourself ‘Gosh that looks nice.  I wish I could do that’. Well, you can […]

Mother’s Day – 2012

The biggest day of the year, in our eyes. We love our mothers.

It’s a Great Big World – 2012

It’s a Great Big World Newsletter 9 – Tuesday, May 1, 2012 It’s a great big world … but not to Margaret The grass is always greener, or is it? St. Vincent de Paul’s Community Food Pantry Recipe: Sue’s Pork Chops Recipe: My Mother’s Apple Salad You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We know it’s repetitious, but we’re doing it again! Will it fit? Yes it will! Click for Larger Image Questions about our container garden workshop A few of you have called and asked ‘Is the container workshop a 6 hour class?’    Gosh, no!  Our workshop […]

Earth Day Festivities – 2012

Earth Day Festivities Newsletter 8 – Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Earth Day Celebrations Arbor Day Celebration Recipe: Stuffed Shells Recipe: Bev’s Quick Garlic Bread You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We’re doing it again! I stayed up all night to see where the sun went. Then it dawned on me. ‘When is your next container workshop?’ We love it when you call and ask this.  It means that we are succeeding in three ways.  First we’ve introduced you to the beauty of container gardening.  Second you’ve learned how to create your very own one-of-a-kind masterpiece.  And third, you […]

Taxes, Axes and Pie – 2012

I still haven’t done my taxes.

Watch Out for Flying Dirt – 2012

Watch Out for Flying Dirt Newsletter 6 – Tuesday, April 10, 2012 A Word from Marty Reminder – Don’t throw away those lilies. Recipe: Bev’s Herb Chicken with Mushrooms Recipe: Ants on a Log You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! WARNING – FLYING DIRT Are You Ready to Plant? Dirt will be flying this weekend! Are you a first time gardener or maybe a hesitant-to-try-something-different gardener?  Relax!  We’ve all been in your gardening shoes at one time or another. On Saturday and Sunday, April 14 -15, from 10 – 4 PM we would love to show you the […]

Return of the Easter Bunny – 2012

Return of the Easter Bunny Newsletter 5 – Tuesday, April 3, 2012 Lilies in the Greenhouse Don’t forget to mark your calendar Recipe: Chicken Little Stuffed Eggs Recipe: Cottontail Bunny Salad You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! The Easter Bunny Returns The Prizes for our Kid’s Naming Contest Click for Larger Image Our Pink Easter Bunny will be here!Don’t forget your cameras! Our great big lovable pink Easter Bunny is back!  Join us for our Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday, April 7, from 10:00 – 2:00 PM.  Rain or shine!!  Bring the kids out to our America’s Best […]

Opening Weekend – 2012

Opening Weekend Newsletter 4 – Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Cottage Grove Easter Bunny Coming to an Area Near You Recipe: The Meatloaf Cake Recipe: Bev’s Best Meatloaf – Use to make your cake Recipe: Spaghetti Cake for Dessert You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Opening Weekend Yeah, it’s finally here.  Our doors will be wide open for you starting this weekend.  Our weekend hours are Saturday and Sunday, 9 AM – 6 PM.   Monday through Friday our hours are 9 AM till Dusk.   If you have a specific vegetable or flower gardening question send our Operations Manager, […]

Counting the Days – 2012

Counting the Days Newsletter 3 – Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Do we have your email address change? A Message from Bev Recipe: Glazed Salmon Recipe: Jeff’s Roasted Asparagus You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! We’re counting the days "Hello, is it okay…?" We have received so many phone calls asking if it’s okay to either clear the perennial garden beds or to start planting.  We would like to be able to say ‘you bet’, but, alas, we are talking Wisconsin weather here.  It is very tempting to just dig in (get it? dig in), but do it with […]

Saint Patrick’s Day – 2012

Saint Patrick’s Day Newsletter 2 – Tuesday, March 13, 2012 Wanted: Good Homes Need help? Seeds are in and ready to grow! Fundraising Program Recipe: Jim’s Pork Roast with Cabbage and Onions You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Welcome Back Spring! We’ve missed you!! Saturday, March 31st is opening day at America’s Best Flowers and the potting soil is flying! Our associates have been very busy getting ready for YOUR best gardening season ever! We can’t wait for you to see our new plants, dazzling displays and our new and exciting gardening products. There is no language like […]

Garden Expo – 2012

Garden Expo Newsletter 1 – Tuesday, February 7, 2012 2012 Garden Expo Employment Opportunities Fundraising Program Recipe: Marinated Chicken Breasts with Caramelized Onions Recipe: Roasted Vegetables You’ll love your garden … It’s our promise! Gosh, we’re excited! Green is our favorite color!  We’re back at the greenhouse and our production crew is busy planting, fertilizing and creating that perfect outside addition for your yard, patio and/or deck.  It’s a labor of love … just for you, our customers! Opening Day Mark your calendars for our opening day on March 31st.  We’d like to invite you out to meet the new […]

 

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