2018 Newsletters

2018 Newsletters

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2018 – Newsletter 22 Pollinator week and Summer Specials

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hi Edward If chocolate was to disappear from store shelves, would you wonder why? Would you miss it? Go through withdrawals? What about Coffee? Are you a coffee addict? What if you couldn’t get coffee […]

2018 – Newsletter Celebrate Dad Free Ice Cream / Support Local Sustainable Floral Farms

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 17th. If you are like me, you are thankful for your dad. And if you are like me, maybe you come from a “blended family”, so […]

2018 – Newsletter 20

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday  Hours starting June 11, 2018  9am-7pm Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday9am – 4pm Sunday  Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, The ordeal of Sally’s broken paw has finally come to an end! Sally had x-rays on May 18th and Dr. Zilker found that, while […]

2018 – Newsletter 20 Hanging Basket Sale and Perennial of the week is 20% off

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us What do bumblebees, butterflies and bats have in common? If you said they are all pollinators, you are correct! Just think back to the last time you saw butterflies in your […]

2018 – Newsletter 18 A message from Lady’s parents and Memorial Day

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday Starting May 27, 2018 9am – 8pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm  Memorial Day  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday 9am – 4pm Memorial Day   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us     Hello Edward, […]

2018 – Newsletter 18 Update on Sally & Marty/ PLUS were talking Blueberries

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,     Sally Update   We want to express our gratitude to all of you who have expressed concern about Sally and continue to ask how she’s doing. We […]

2018 – Newsletter 17 Mother’s Day

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Saturday May 12th 8am-8pm     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Greetings!   To all our Moms and Mothers that are reading this right now, we would like to say, “Thank you!  Thank you for everything you do, […]

2018 – Newsletter 16 Purchase gift cards online in time for mother’s day

    (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Saturday May 12th 8am-8pm     Edgerton 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, Most people recognize the name Saint Vincent de Paul, but did you know it is one of the longest-serving charitable organizations in the world? The […]

2018 – Sounds like spring…with blue bells.

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 7pm Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday   Starting April 30th  8am – 8pm Monday – Friday  9am – 6pm Saturday – Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Starting April 30th 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 4pm Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   […]

2018 – Check out Sally’s new cast!

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   The kind words and support we have received from everyone with regards to Sally’s injury and subsequent rehabilitation has been overwhelming! Many of you have donated for vet bills and […]

2018 – Newsletter Fantastic blooms that will send you SUNSHINE!

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   I was deep into my mid morning nap and then, BAM!, was abruptly woken up by the sound of the front door slamming shut. I looked up. My mom was […]

2018 – Newsletter Update on Sally’s Recovery

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Sally’s Recovery Those of you who have followed us for a while know that we have a resident feral cat, Sally. A year and a half ago, you could hardly […]

2018 – Newsletter 13 Happy Easter! … Coriander or Cilantro? Do you know the difference?

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday (starts April 2nd) 9am – 5pm Sunday (starts April 8th) Closed on Easter     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Closed on Easter   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Long before the national news was being flooded with stories of trade wars & tariffs and before the […]

2018 – Newsletter 12 – How many mint varieties are we growing for spring?

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Closed on Easter     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Closed on Easter   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   My dad is normal, I’m normal, but my mom, ahhh, not so much! Let me explain. My mom is the happiest when she can […]

2018 – Newsletter 11 – Top 10 indicators it’s spring at America’s Best Flowers

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,   Although we have not quite yet reached “Spring”, the vernal equinox that’s due to occur on Tuesday, March 20th at 12:15 PM EDT, we have officially declared it Spring at […]

2018 – Newsletter 10 – Time to Think Outside! Meet Camilla the caterpillar

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday 9 – 4 Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  As a company, we value the importance of sustainable living and being environmentally conscious. We continue to strive towards working with vendors and companies that share our same values and ideals. Last summer, while at one of […]

2018 – Newsletter 9 – Ed to be inducted to the Hall of Fame

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  We go about our daily lives and sometimes miss news that makes this community great. For those of you who might have missed it, we just wanted to share some great news! Ed and Carol Knapton all smiles in […]

2018 – Newsletter 8 – Vintage inspired pottery sure to make you smile

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  Yeah, it’s been so warm outside that I don’t have to wear my boots when me and my mom go on our long walks.  But she does make me wear my sweater and I’m ok with that cause, well, I look […]

2018 – Newsletter 7 – SPRINGing into new and great things

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  Thank you so much for supporting us at the Garden Expo this past weekend! We saw many of you there. Those of you that made the trip to see us, got the opportunity to see some of the new products we […]

2018 – Newsletter 6 – Good Bugs vs Bad Bugs

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  I’ve been in the “green” industry for over 30 years and it amazes me how far we have come as professionals regarding pesticide usage. As an industry, we can see how better informed and concerned our clientele are for their health, […]

2018 – Newsletter 5 – Garden Expo Excitement!

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward,  For over 20 years America’s Best Flowers has been a part of the Garden Expo. We are all just getting a bit excited that spring is around the corner! The first sign of spring here at America’s Best Flowers is the hustle […]

2018 Newsletter 4 – Sign up soon for our workshops, they are filling up quick!

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, My mom’s sick.  She says she’s got a bunch of gunk in her head. My dad laughed the first time she said that and told her, ‘I’ve been telling you that for years!’ (Ahhh, he didn’t laugh very long, if ya […]

2018 – Newsletter 3 – What’s happening behind the scenes this month in the greenhouse

  (608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton   4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now   Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday     Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday   Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, We work in a really cool place, with really awesome people!   This past Sunday, we had our annual Christmas party. Many of our seasonal staff, some who we have not seen since summer, came […]

2018 – Newsletter 2 – A tropical paradise and happy healthy succulents at your fingertips

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, During the winter months, our outdoor living spaces can lack the colors we so admired during spring and summer. One way to bring color and movement to your outdoor space is to provide our feathered friends with food during winter.  Have […]

2018 – Newsletter 1 – Let Nature Inspire you in 2018, see you at the Garden Expo!

(608) 222-2269 Cottage Grove (608) 884-8120 Edgerton 4311 Vilas Hope Road, Cottage Grove    &    1101 N. Main Street, Edgerton, WI Plant Finder Shop Now Cottage Grove 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday Closed Sunday Edgerton 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm Saturday Closed Sunday Home Plants Gift Cards Events Newsletters About Us Contact Us Hello Edward, My mom and dad told me the only way I’d be able to go for a walk was if I wore boots to keep my feet warm and dry, a sweater to keep my body warm and sunglasses to protect my […]

 

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