Garden Center

What to Plant

Annuals:  Zinnia, cosmos, sunflower, celosia, penta, periwinkle, gomphrena, portulaca, and other “ice” plant succulents, Mexican sunflower, salvia coccineaSeed or transplant zinnias, cosmos, sunflowers, Mexican sunflower—all good wildlife annuals.

Herbs:  Basil, catnip/catmint, comfrey, fennel, horseradish, oregano, thyme, rosemary, Mexican mint marigold, peppermint, lemongrass, lemon balm, lemon verbena, bay laurel.

Food Crops: Cantaloupe, okra, Southern peas, sweet potato slips, pumpkin, summer & winter squash, watermelon.

 

What to Prune

Spring flowering shrubs, vines, and roses that bloom only in spring

 Trees: DO NOT prune red oaks and live oaks unless damaged. Spray immediately with clear varnish. No need to apply pruning paint to other trees.

Prune spring bulbs only when foliage is brown
Remove sucker shoots from tomato plants to get earlier, larger fruit
Cut back spring bulbs that are brown

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Fertilize

 Foliar feed flowers and vegetables with liquid seaweed.
Citrus with high nitrogen fertilizer like Citrus-tone. Fertilize every few weeks throughout the growing season.

 

Tips

Prune herbs often to encourage new growth.

Walk the garden in the early morning to pick off stink bugs and large bugs from tomatoes. Look under the leaves for their eggs.

Water fruit and nut trees deeply to avoid fruit drop-off.

May

PERENNIALS,SHRUBS

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GRASSES

Mostly native perennials, shrubs, and grasses that practically take care of themselves AND attract the right attention! Wildscaping plants for bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds and deer proof plants to keep curious wildlife away. 

Assorted Salvia, Russian Sage, Butterfly Milkweed, Gregg's Mistflower, Society Garlic, Bulbine, Lantana, Rosemary, Jerusalem Sage, Verbena, Texas Sage, and many many more.

 Potting Soil 

 Soil Amendments 

 Lawn & Plant Fertilizer 

 Compost & Mulch 

 Pest Disease, Pest, & Weed Control 

 Garden Tools & Accessories 

 Fountains, Statuary, & Birdbaths 

 Glazed Pottery & Terracotta 

 Fairy Garden Accessories 

 Locally Crafted Art 

 Culinary Supplies 

HARD GOODS

 Perennials & Annuals 

 Trees & Shrubs 

 Fruit & Nut Trees 

 Herbs 

 Vegetables 

 Tropical Houseplants 

 Yucca & Cacti 

 Shade-loving Plants 

 Seeds 

GREEN

GOODS

ANNUALS 

Our Annual Arbor has an assortment of beautiful seasonal variant flowering 4" plants, heat and cold tolerant sedum, and Ivy year-round.

SPRING & SUMMER

Angelonia, Bluebonnet, Zinnias, Petunias, Coleus, Mandevilla, Begonias, Geranuim,  Impatiens, Marigolds, Gaillardia, Caladium, Portulaca, Gomphrena, 

Pentas.

FALL & WINTER

Pansies, Violas, Dianthus, Snapdragons, Sweet Alyssum, Petunias, Ornamental Kale & Cabbage, Cyclamen, Dusty Miller.

TROPICAL GREENHOUSE 

We have an assortment of Indoor air purifying plants, Trees, Succulents & Sedum, Cacti, Exotic Orchids, Ferns, Sansevieria, Aglaonema, Spathiphyllum, Bromeliad, Ficus, Schefflera, Dracaena,  Palms, Terrariums, and Fairy Garden supplies!

SHADE HOUSE

Our Shade House contains a variety of shade thriving shrubs, perennials, and grasses such as:

 

Holy Ferns, Split Leaf Philodendrons, Variegated Flax Lily, Variegated Ginger, Berkley Sedge, and many more. 

TREE LOT

SHADE TREES

Monterrey Oak  |  Red Oak  |  Cedar Elm  |  Live Oak

ORNAMENTAL TREES

Texas Mountain Laurel  |  Texas Redbud  |  Crape Myrtles

FRUIT TREES

We carry seasonal fruit trees that are acclimated to this region of the Hill Country...

Peach, Apple, Pecan, Persimmon, Fig, Avocado, Citrus, Plum, Pear, Pomegranate, and more. 

VEGETABLES

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HERBS 

Great food starts with great ingredients! We make it a point to carry organic vegetables and herbs sourced from as close to the hill country as possible. Availability is based on season.

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