Time for…A Summer Sale!

For those of you not off on a summer adventure somewhere, you might want to check out our pretty cool Summer Sale. Our sale will be in effect  through July 26th, and yes, there are a couple of exclusions.  All planted “on-the-ground” containers and begonia hanging baskets are not included in the sale, as are…

Welcome back to green, (aka spring!)

On Tuesday March 1st we will re-open for the season, yay! It has been a very mild winter compared to 2014-15 and all of our plants are pushing new growth, some, like our hybrid (safe) Butterfly Bushes even getting a bit carried away with themselves so they’ll have to have a date with our pruners…

Come to the Holiday Market!

Things are in full ‘Holiday’ swing up at the Madras Garden Depot. Our handmade wreaths are leaving us for mantles and doors all over central Oregon. We even received an inquiry about shipping a wreath out of state! Our lovely ‘natural’ un-sheared Noble firs are leaving us as well, to grace living rooms with family…

We have the local cheer!

When you decide to ignore the cold fog do some Holiday shopping, consider a visit our nursery where you will find a nice assortment of indoor flowering plants such as cool-weather loving Cyclamen and Zygo (Christmas) cactus & Rabbit’s Foot Fern to bring on Holiday cheer! There is also a small group of hanging glass mini-terrariums…

❤ pears? A recipe for you…

After the two Pear & Apple tastings this week, look what we made from some of the extra pears – poached pears! So yummy, and easy. We altered the ‘Maple Poached Pears’ recipe from perfectpantry.com by adding in about a 1 Tbsp. “chunk” of crystallized ginger. We used Seckel and Red Anjou pears that were…

A taste of fall

Please join us up at the Depot for a free sampling of apples and pears. These are all the same cold hardy varieties we stock at the nursery as both potted and bare root trees. The trees include heirloom as well as modern types. We will discuss basic fruit tree location, planting and culture, including…