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Flower Gardening in Small Spaces

Flower Gardening in Small Spaces

Not all flower enthusiasts are fortunate enough to have plenty of yard space to which they can build an endless number of flower beds. Many urbanites and city dwellers find themselves with a quaint backyard and often merely a patio area. Even with a limited amount of...
31 Daylilies Make Their Debut at Smokey’s Gardens 

31 Daylilies Make Their Debut at Smokey’s Gardens 

Coldwater, Michigan – May 18, 2018 –Smokey’s Gardens announced today it is introducing 31 new daylily hybrids for the 2018 season. These latest newcomers will join the hundreds of varieties Smokey’s has created over the last several years.   Smokey’s Background ...
Garden Trends for 2018

Garden Trends for 2018

As you plan your garden for 2018, make a note of trends you can incorporate. For this year, the trends are focused on simple, healthy and holistic outdoor living. So, if you have an area begging to be transformed, here are a few garden trends for this season.   Garden...
5 Tips for Designing a Garden

5 Tips for Designing a Garden

Been eyeing those bare spots out in the backyard all winter long? Working out all the gardening details in your mind while watching the snow fall? We, here at Smokey’s Gardens understand the excitement you must be feeling now that spring is actually upon us and...
The Perfect Gift for Mother’s Day

The Perfect Gift for Mother’s Day

This year, May 13th is Mother’s Day. The one day a year dedicated to our amazing mothers in appreciation and love for everything they have done for us. We all know that our fabulous moms are the queen of the castle and what better way to say thanks and I love you than...
Why We Love Daylilies (And You Should Too)

Why We Love Daylilies (And You Should Too)

Daylilies have found their place in yards and gardens around the world for centuries. Original colors included yellow, orange and fulvous red. However, over time, hybridizers have introduced us to daylilies with a plethora of color combinations and textures. With a...
Blooms Bring Benefits

Blooms Bring Benefits

As we all know, physical activity leads to better overall body health. However, are you aware that simply getting out into your yard and gardening can provide you some important health benefits? Daily Dose of Sunshine Spending time outside in the sunshine can impart...
Bring on the Color

Bring on the Color

  It’s that time of year. The snow starts melting away into winter’s past and the sun makes a daily appearance. Nothing says spring is here like planting flowers that will brighten up your entire yard and seasons to come. The color palette daylilies bring to your yard...
Planting Daylilies: Green Thumb Optional

Planting Daylilies: Green Thumb Optional

The daylily is so easy to plant and maintain that some might call it idiot-proof. Not us, of course, but others might say that. Seriously, though, the daylily is hardy and easy to grow in much of the country. Here are some tips on how to plant daylilies, which...