Category Archive for: ‘Gardening Tips’

The Scoop on Tea Scale

It’s an excellent time to shop for blooming camellias so you know the exact color, shape, and size of the flowers your plant will produce. As you plant and maintain your shrubs, especially camellias, keep an eye out for tea scale. Despite the ambiguous name, tea scale is actually a small insect that can ruin all your hard work in …

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Composting Deconstructed

There are many great reasons to begin composting, but a lot of people are intimidated by the idea because they think it’s complicated or time consuming. So let’s deconstruct composting to examine why it’s beneficial to the environment and your yard. Then, let’s take a look at why now is a great time to start. First, landfills across the country …

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Soil: The Key to Gardening Success

The quality of your soil can determine the success of your plant selections. It’s disheartening, to say the least, when you spend valuable time and money on plants that don’t thrive and you are not sure why. There are so many ways to improve the condition of your garden and a lot of plants have different nutrient needs than others. …

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All About Encore Azaleas

The beautiful blooms azalea bushes provide are often associated with springtime. But, fortunately, Encore Azaleas rebloom in the spring, late summer, AND fall. There are thousands of azalea species, hybrids, and cultivars, but only 31 are Encore Azaleas. Development of these special hybrid blends started in the ’80s. As a result, we get to enjoy these showy flowers several times …

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Caring for Your Fall Mums

Mums are a staple of fall, with their beautiful autumnal colors ranging from yellow and orange to maroon and purple. Chrysanthemums are part of a special group of flowers that communicate the season with a simple glance. For some, purchasing these colorful flowers every fall is a given. They make fantastic additions to front entryways and festive centerpieces. Their bloom …

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New Garden

Top 10 Tips for a New Garden

It’s that time of year,  people are moving or building new homes and that means a new garden.  At Warren’s we have all created new gardens.  So our experienced garden staff wanted to share their tips with you.  With these tips you should be able to create a new garden that is both beautiful and practical.  We also want you …

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Summer Lawn Care

Summer Lawn Care

Our summer lawn care guide can help you have the prettiest yard on the street.High heat is part of living in Texas, and now is a good time to look at your yard and others in our area, and see what plants are doing great and which ones have been struggling.  Depending on what you find a little makeover for …

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Butterflies

Help the Butterflies

Happy Earth Day!  We want to encourage you to build your own butterfly habitat.  The butterflies and bees need our help.  The more natural habitats we have in our yards the better it will be for them.  It is also a great way to add beauty to your yard.  Not only do the butterflies appreciate it; you will to when …

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Earth Day 2016

Earth I’m Your Friend

We want to encourage you to be a friend to the Earth, by following the tips below to help reduce waste and conserve resources. The three R’s are reduce, reuse and recycle and if we follow them it will help to cut down on the amount of waste we throw away.   Plus, the three R’s save land and money that …

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Secrets to Composting

Composting can be as easy as you want to make it. But, the more work and time you put into it, the quicker you will have ready-to-use compost! To start, you will need a composting bin. Composting bins come in all shapes and sizes; you can even make one yourself. Or if you would rather just buy a pre-made one, …

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