Insects are both friend and foe in the garden. Take for example aphids, these bugs are known as the “fleas of the plant kingdom”! Like fleas, aphids will bite and suck (blood from animals and sap from plants). With a friendly name like “Ladybugs” you know these bugs are friends. Despite their dainty name they […]
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Water Clover always has four leaflets and is therefore always a lucky plant to have in your pond! It also is a fern!
Last week marked the first days of Fall. Texas has decided as usual not to go with the flow and continues to say hot and humid. No worries we have created a nice fall feel inside the showroom with all the great fall colors. Come out on Friends and Family Night October 29th to see […]
Here is a request that we would love to to fulfill “Can you get this pot in a different color, size, texture etc….” And the answer is unfortunately no, even if you had loads of money to spend it is still near impossible to get the exact pot you desire. Here is why: There is […]
How gorgeous the crepe myrtles are this year? Must be all the rain…… all the trees are just loaded with blossoms and the colors seem to be more intense. Speaking of rain, did you know that during periods of prolonged heavy rainfall such as now (August 15, 2016) your local Municipal Water District will increase […]
For those of you who don’t know Anita is my mom and if you have met her you know how lucky I am to have her as my mom. This June Mom is turning 60 and I wanted to write about Mom because she is well…. Amazing, Fabulous, and Beautiful (see I look like her […]
In the waterlily world, you will find a sub group of lilies called Night Bloomers, can you guess why? Yes, of course they open at dusk and stay open all night until 9 or 10 am the next day. Each blossom will open and close for the next three days. Can you think of why […]
I ran across this article! No wonder I like playing in the dirt! Antidepressant Microbes In Soil: How Dirt Makes You Happy
Got Cabin Fever after all the recent weather? Come on out to Nelson Water Gardens for our Annual Garden Party. It starts at 9am with free breakfast tacos and a secret doorbuster sale. Spend the day with us, learning about gardening and “ponding” from the experts. Nelson’s is a place where you can hang out […]