What Do You Need To Know About Orchids?

Orchids are an incredibly beautiful gift to give to someone you love and care about. They are visually stunning and a striking addition to any home. In fact, they are commonly given as housewarming gifts.  

As The Joy of Plants states, “The iconic orchid...

Plants and Love: Unique Valentine's Day Gifts

Can you believe Valentine’s Day is next Wednesday? Weren’t we just celebrating New Year’s Eve?  

The classic Valentine’s Day gifts are usually a giant teddy bear, some chocolates and a bouquet of roses. While we’ll never turn down a dozen roses, did you know that there...

Shop Local: 5 Reasons Why It's Important

There are many big box stores that you can stop at to buy a gallon of milk, get a pair of jeans and even pick up a potted plant. While getting everything at once may sound appealing, we encourage you to consider buying local.   SummerWinds Nursery...

Protect Those Precious Plants During Heat Waves

Finally the sun is out, the rains have slowed, and we can enjoy the time and energy we put into our garden in spring to prepare for a lovely summer. But when temps surge, baby, it's warm outside. Don't let all your hard work in spring wither...