Category Archives: GreenScapes News

We’re getting mobbed!

As a new member of the Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce, we were chosen for a "cash mob"! Here is how it works: Chamber Ca$h Mob The Targets: GreenScapes Garden Center & Landscape and Twin Ponds Golf & Country Club When: Wednesday, May 7 Where: GreenScapes Garden Center, 48 Old Mohawk Street, Whitesboro Twin Ponds…
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Are you ready?

Getting a little antsy lately? Patience, grasshopper ;-)   The plants are starting to roll in this week and next, but you  may have a couple projects to work on first. With the nice weather, now is a great time to rake those fallen leaves from last Fall, sharpen your gardening tools, asses any winter damage…
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Spring is coming!

Happy Monday! From the CNY Home Expo this coming weekend, to our upcoming Pink Days FUNraiser, it really seems like Spring is here! If only the temperatures would get the memo... brrr! The trucks are going to be beginning to arrive as early as this week and the garden center will be packed full before…
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Give a Gift from the Heart…

The annual holiday of L-O-V-E is right around the corner... ... are you prepared? "Love is the flower that is never out of season." - Anonymous We know that the best gifts have no special season. But sometimes, especially Valentine's Day, it's the Gift from the Heart that matters the most. If you know someone…
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Get in the Spirit…

Yes, Black Friday is almost here, kids are making their Christmas lists, and the Holiday lights all seem to be going up around town. But, this week, we celebrate Thanksgiving. What are you thankful for this year? Let's not forget what this time of year is all about. For one day, lets forget about the…
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Getting your plants ready for winter

Winter in Central New York can be stressful on your trees and shrubs. To increase your plants survival rate there are a few simple steps that can help prevent damage.   Winter Care of Trees & Shrubs All plants need water to make it through the winter, especially newly planted ones. If the fall is…
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All About Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas are medium sized deciduous shrubs with large leaves and attractive, long-lasting summer flowers. The large showy flowers appear in midsummer to late summer and vary in form from flat “Lacecap” clusters, to big globe shaped flowers to tall upright panicles. Flower color on the blue varieties will vary from pink to blue depending on…
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Fall is for Planting!

Fall is 0ne of the best times to install trees, shrubs and perennials. With warm days, cool nights, and more dependable rainfall, plants installed in the Fall months will develop better root systems. Plus, this is the time of year where you can really see the colorful foliage on these plants. Here is a great…
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Fall is for COLOR

We are coming up on the Fall months, which many of us are looking forward to. Cooler days, changing leaves, apple cider, football games; it doesn't get any better. Do something this Fall that you can enjoy for seasons to come; Plant Trees! Whether it is Shade Trees, Flowering Trees or Fruit Trees, any tree…
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