Best Bloomers for Mid-Spring

Don’t you just love that spring brings continuous waves of color as we progress through the season and different bloom times?  Well we do, and we’ve picked a few of our favorite mid-spring flowers below! 1. Lily of the Valley.  The delicate white bells of this flower give off the most heavenly perfume, and as…

Get Your Garden Spring-Ready

Finally it seems like spring has arrived (at least for us in Washington!), and we can’t wait to get our hands back in the dirt and do some spring planting! This is one of the best times of year to plant your garden, giving roots time to get established before cold weather returns in the…

Don’t Forget: Nursery Re-Opens March 16th!

It’s almost here!  Come join us for some early St. Patrick’s Day fun at D Avenue Nursery’s grand re-opening, Saturday March 16th!  We’ll be there from 9:30am – 5:00pm to share our beautiful new inventory items with you, help with any spring planting queries/needs, and share some festive fun to celebrate the coming of spring….

Top Pick: The “Unkillable” Sedum

Think you have a “black thumb” for plants?  Love to get started with your garden but as soon as summer hits realize you’re just too busy to water and prune all the things you planted?  New to gardening and want an easy, fail-safe plant to start off with?  Look no further, we’ve got the perfect…

Top Gardening Trends of 2019

2019’s gardening trends are all about enjoying your green space, keeping things low-stress, and relaxing outdoors…we can definitely get behind those ideas!  Here’s a synopsis of 2019’s top top gardening trends and some tips for how to pull them off – which ones are you most excited to try? Keep it simple!  Low maintenance, easy-care…

Get Set For Spring!

We may still be experiencing winter weather, but spring is on the way and we can’t wait!  Get excited and inspired with our list of our top early-blooming plants for a vibrant spring garden: Snowdrops: One of the first signs of spring, these delicate white flowers are both a fragrant and classic addition to your…

Date Change: Nursery Re-Opens March 16th

Although we’d love to pretend Winter is gone, it seems to keep coming back out to play.  Because of this we’ve decided to move our re-opening date to March 16th 2019.   By that point we hope the snow and freezing temperatures will be gone for good and we can help you get your Spring planting…

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

We might have returned to the depths of winter here in Washington, but Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! If you want to branch out from the traditional flowers and chocolates, why not check out some gift inspiration from Garden Design Magazine? The best part is that their list includes several DIY and online…

Top Plant Picks of 2019

February has brought the snow with it here in Washington, just as you may have been thinking Spring was coming early!  It is on it’s way though so to get you in the mood and inspire you, here are some of the trendiest plants for 2019 (voted this year’s National Plant of the Year award…

Plant Gift Picks

Even the best gift-giver can sometimes run out of inspiration, particularly during the holidays.  So instead of just buying the same old “stuff”, why not give your loved ones plants this year? A living plant in the depths of winter can be a much-needed boost of cheer reminding us of warmer days to come, as…

Spotlight on Poinsettias

Poinsettias have become synonymous with Christmas and the holiday season.  With flowering that is triggered by shortening days and glorious bright colors, these flowers have become a household favorite at this time of year.  But did you know that this cold-weather classic is actually native to Central America?! History: Euphorbia pulcherrima were introduced to the U.S….

Choosing Your Tree

Prepping for the festive season has begun and many people are heading out to stores and tree farms to pick out a tree for the holidays.  But buying a live tree can be confusing.  So many options, how do you know which will last longest?   Will it fit?  How should you keep it fresh-looking? Never…