Deer-Resistant Plants

“Will the deer eat this?!” One of our most-asked questions at D Avenue Nursery: yup, although we live in a beautiful place sometimes its residents can get a little pesky. But don’t be disheartened – there are plenty of plants and flowers that won’t be food for the next deer wandering through your garden! We’ve…

Tomatoes: A How-To Guide

We’re giving you 20% off 4” tomato starts this week at D Avenue Nursery, so to get you inspired here’s a few top tips for growing these favorites at home! SUN. Tomatoes love sunshine, so make sure that wherever you decide to plant or pot them receives at least 6 hours of sunlight daily. Now…

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…

What’s The Deal With Rhodies?

Rhododendrons (often called “rhodies”) are a classic Pacific northwest shrub, well known for their exuberant blooms and for being the floral emblem of Washington state.  But what exactly are they and how can you make the most of them in your garden? The genus Rhododendron is part of the Ericaceae family (which also includes azaleas, blueberries, cranberries,…

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…