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Good Ideas Grow in the Pumpkin Patch

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Just-harvested pumpkins Our exceptionally productive plant grew 29 pumpkins. Sometimes the most successful fund-raisers are spontaneous. A recent effort here at Gardener’s Supply started with a single pumpkin plant, which grew to massive proportions, sending its vines throughout our test gardens. By the end of last week, we had harveste [...]

Company Farm: Year Two

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Volunteers till up the cover crop that was planted last fall. I love the day in spring when I can take the first plunge into the garden with a spade. The soil yields and I get a hit of that wonderful dirt smell. A new season is spread out in front of me. Like a fresh-tilled field, it’s ripe with promise — and relatively free of weeds. F [...]

B Corps: People Using Business as a F...

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What’s in the name? The B is for benefit, and it’s Corp as in corporation. We’re excited. Today, Gardener’s Supply has joined a class of companies called B Corps. With this certification comes a dual mission that combines bottom-line success and social responsibility. In short: Do well and do good. Since we started ba [...]

How I Built a Raised Bed in My Laundr...

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This laundry platform is made with 12″ Raised Bed Corners. Our aluminum Raised Bed Corners come in several heights: 6″, 8″, 10″, 12″, 15″ and 23″, each sized to fit standard 2 x lumber. Over the years, I’ve helped develop dozens of gardening innovations here at Gardener’s Supply. Among my [...]

Gift Ideas for Gardeners — from Garde...

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Glass Greenhouse Ornament Need a gift for a gardener? Ask a gardener! To assemble this list, we put a call out to our “company of gardeners,” asking for their favorites. Here’s what they suggest: Harvest Storage Crate Dalton: I like to give bundled gifts that serve more than one purpose. That’s why I am planning to gi [...]

Gardening Clothes at Work

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Jennifer Prince, left, and Deborah Miuccio test our new Wildwood garden clothing line. In 2013, Jennifer managed vegetable and fruit gardens on our Burlington, VT, campus. She is also a frequent contributor to this blog. We asked two of our most active “in-the-dirt” gardeners to try out some of the clothing in our new Wildwood lin [...]

Announcing the Holiday Door Decor Pho...

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An old-fashioned sled, decorated with fresh greens and a set of battery-powered Micro Dot Lights. How do you decorate your door for the holidays? Is it understated or over the top? Take a photo and enter the Door Decor Photo Contest on Facebook. You could win a Gardener’s Supply Gift Card. You can also enter via Instagram or Twitter. J [...]

Introducing Intervale: Hand-Picked Gi...

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Find nature-inspired décor and sure-to-please gifts at Serene & Green Home, one of our new Shop by Inspiration collections. What’s in a name? In our case, quite a lot! Gardener’s Supply is proud to have grown up in an area called “the Intervale,” a river valley filled with farms and forestland just minutes from do [...]

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We are an employee-owned company of avid gardeners, located in Burlington, VT.