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Nursery News

At Yew Dell we're all about plants!

Check back here for the latest articles about the latest goings-on in the Nursery and Greenhouses from our Director of Horticulture and Facilities, Jacob Stidham.

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The Basics on Growing Tomatoes

The Basics on Growing Tomatoes Whether you consider yourself a tomato connoisseur or just a fan, there’s nothing better than picking that first one of the season off the vine

Features of the Newest Greenhouse

It’s cold, blistery days like this that seem like a perfect time to talk about greenhouses.

Transplant These Plants Now

Farmers are out cultivating fields and sowing seed in early spring. Nurseries and garden centers overflow with color on opening day.

Out with the old, in with the new to us

If you have been to the gardens for a visit lately, you will have seen some hustle and bustle around the nursery.

What is the value of a garden?

Is it the shade that the trees provide? Maybe it is the habitat the plants provide for all the critters that call it home?

What you put in the container matters

What you put in the container matters… Plants just can’t be the best they can be in a container if they don’t have the right stuff for their roots to

Notes from the Nursery – Summer 2023

A Letter from the Nursery – Summer 2023 Sayde calls us boujee for using shade cloth in the nursery to provide our plants a happier environment. Boujee is a slang

Letter from the Nursery – Spring 2023

A Letter from the Nursery – Spring 2023 Any parent loves to see their child grow and develop into their own person. Sometimes it is awkward to see them turn

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