Dennis' 7 Dees Blog

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Unusual Spring Edibles

Posted:   April 23, 2015 by Nicole Forbes - Dennis' 7 Dees Education Director

There is nothing new about growing potatoes or tomatoes, I’ve grown them in my garden for years. This year however, I am excited to try something different and will be planting a new introduction called ‘Ketchup n’ Fries’.

Buy 1, Get 1 Free Pottery Sale!

Posted:   April 15, 2015

Now is the time to purchase some bright (or neutral) containers to dress up your entry or accompany your landscape.

Hanging Basket Success

Posted:   April 13, 2015 by Nicole Forbes - Dennis' 7 Dees Education Director

Putting out flowering hanging baskets is one of the spring rituals I look forward to each year. Front porches, decks and patios all over the neighborhood slowly come alive with color as we all embrace the warming weather and spend more time outdoors. The large containers by my front stairs got a spring makeover in mid-March followed by my window boxes and porch railing planters which I replanted this last weekend with early-season arrivals: geraniums, bacopa, etc. My front flower beds are looki

Choosing the Right Tomato

Posted:   April 7, 2015 by Nicole Forbes - Dennis' 7 Dees Education Director

With so many options, how does one select the perfect tomato(es)?

Dwarf Rhodies

Posted:   April 6, 2015 by Angela Hoyt - Dennis' 7 Dees Plant Buyer

While many of our lots can no longer hold the Pacific Northwest staple of an 8’ rhododendron, there are some awesome varieties that stay small.