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Learn how to garden without the guesswork with these helpful gardening guides and advice from Pike Nurseries.
  • Get Your Garden 'Party Ready' for Spring

    Spring is a great time of year for a garden party. Outdoors, there are layers of fresh, bright green foliage, vibrant colors, and mild temperatures. The holidays encourage us— St. Patrick’s Day, Easter, and Mother’s Day are all ideal outdoor spring celebrations.  After-Winter Tidying How do you make sure your garden is [...] Read Full Article
  • Gardening in Containers

    Gardening in Containers Whether one has a yard or not everyone can garden. Even the humblest, recycled container can hold a garden.  Small-scale gardening of any sort—in containers or just in a limited space—uses the same principles and good practices that gardening on any scale takes. And while the mistakes are minimized [...] Read Full Article
  • Coneflowers are Butterfly Magnets

    Easy-care coneflowers have undergone a remarkable transformation. No longer shy Midwestern beauties, they’ve burst into entirely new color ranges and gotten gussied up in new flower forms. Native to America’s heartland, coneflowers (Echinacea) are tough and hardy. Large daisy-like flowers have distinctive, raised centers of brownish-orange to black. Sturdy, straight stems [...] Read Full Article
  • Daylilies Deliver

    Get that mental picture of the ubiquitous, narrow-petaled golden daylily right out of your mind.  Today’s daylilies are so much more than that.   New Colors To begin with, prepare to be bowled over with ravishing color. Cranberry red, dark purple, vivid pink, blackish-red, butterscotch, burnt orange, ivory cream, and startling combinations of [...] Read Full Article
  • Terrariums and Fairy Gardens

    Saturday, July 25 at 9 am Beat the heat, and plant a miniature garden to enjoy indoors. During this free class, our experts will teach you the basics of terrariums and fairy gardens and show you how to plant a tiny greenhouse for your home.  Read Full Article
  • Breathe Easy: Living with Houseplants

    Saturday, August 1 at 9 am Houseplants do so much more that beautify our homes. They promote healthier lives by cleaning pollutants from the air. Let us show you how to have beautiful, healthy indoor plants all year long. Read Full Article
  • Orchid Care

    Saturday, August 15 at 9 am Orchids look exotic, but caring for them is easy. We'll show you the best way to water, feed and repot—all you need to know to grow beautiful orchids. Read Full Article
  • Gardening Basics for Kids

    Wednesday, August 19 at 1 pm Help your kids gain gardening interest early in life. During this free kid’s class, we will teach gardening basics by planting a seed to take home. Read Full Article
  • Gardening for Beginners

    Saturday, August 29 at 9 am Our experts will help you understand the basics during this free class. You'll learn how to determine your soil type and sunlight, what to consider when choosing a plant, and general planting and watering information. Read Full Article
  • Monthly Lawn and Garden Tips

    Check out Pike Nurseries monthly lawn and garden tips for the best seasonal advice and inspiration to help you succeed.... More Info
  • How-To Videos

    Got a lawn or garden care dilemma? Pike Nurseries can help with instructional how-to videos to show you how to create a great landscape or garden.... More Info
  • Gardening A-Z

    Learn how to garden, just like a pro! Pike Nurseries has expert tips and advice to help you create a fruitful garden. Index Attracting Hummingbirds to Your Garden | The Basics of ... More Info
  • DIY Ideas

    Do-it-Yourself ideas that will add a big impact in your home and garden.  Check back weekly for our newest DIY idea.... More Info
  • Blog - Playing in the Dirt

    Timely tips and ideas throughout the year to inspire you and help you succeed while Playing in the Dirt!... More Info
  • Birding Guide

    Whether you’re a bird enthusiast or just trying to draw birds to your backyard for the first time the friendly experts at Pike Nurseries can help you get started.  Here ... More Info
  • Classes and Events

    Free Garden Classes are held at all Pike Nurseries locations. No registration needed. Simply show up ready to learn. ... More Info
  • Plant Guides

    Care for your plants just like the pros! With these helpful guides from Pike Nurseries, learn the best planting and care tips for your lawn or garden. Index African Violets |  ... More Info
  • Lawn Care

    Tend your lawn like a pro. Read Pike Nurseries' helpful tips and advice, and learn to give your lawn that professional touch.... More Info
  • Problem Solving

    Here are some garden problems other Pike Nurseries customers have had.  If you have a question please visit or call your Local Store, use the Contact Us page, or post ... More Info
  • Gardening for Beginners

    Beginners tips to many of the basics for your lawn and garden to help your grow while Playing in the Dirt.... More Info