Rail City Garden Center: Blog Channelhttp://railcitygardencenter.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/0/183/thumb_rail_city_logo_final.jpgRail City Garden Centerhttp://railcitygardencenter.comen-USCopyright 2014, Rail City Garden CenterFri, 28 Nov 2014 12:52:00 -0500Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:52:00 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comDecorating for your Thanksgiving partyblog_99481414839600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/9948/decorating-for-your-thanksgiving-partyWhile cooking all the food will consume a lot of your time, decorating your Thanksgiving party is what will help make it memorable.BlogsSat, 01 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0400Late Fall Lawn Careblog_249081414839600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/24908/late-fall-lawn-careThe fall is a busy time for gardeners. Not only are you trying to clean up your gardens and flower beds to prepare them for the winter, you are also winterizing your garden so that you can hit the ground running in the spring.BlogsSat, 01 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0400Your To Do List When Closing Your Garden This Yearblog_243391412161200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/24339/your-to-do-list-when-closing-your-garden-this-yearIt was another wonderful year full of flowers and crops. As the temperature begins to drop, its time to finish harvesting and close your garden for the year. Closing a garden is more about cleaning up and covering up than anything else.BlogsWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400Dividing Perennialsblog_13001412161200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/1300/dividing-perennialsWith the weather still nice and the soil still not too hard, this is the ideal month to dig up your perennials, separate the roots and replant them. Not only does this keep them healthy, but it is a good way to make more plants.BlogsWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400Caring for your lawn in the fallblog_87371409569200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/8737/caring-for-your-lawn-in-the-fallWe know that you've been caring for your grass all throughout the summer and at this point looking after it has probably become a tedious task. However, caring for your lawn in the fall is just as important so your grass can stay healthy through the winter months.BlogsMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400Fall Garden Clean Up is Spring Preparationblog_94301409569200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/9430/fall-garden-clean-up-is-spring-preparationEvery good gardener knows that there is a season for everything. The best gardeners know how to make each season count. What if I told you that cleaning up your garden will help prepare you for spring in more ways than you ever imagined?BlogsMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400Are You Testing the Soil for Your Plants and Vegetables?blog_226931406876400http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/22693/are-you-testing-the-soil-for-your-plants-and-vegetablesIf you are planning on starting a new garden, it is highly recommended that you test your soil. By doing so, you'll know what the levels of pH and nutrients you'll be working with are.BlogsFri, 01 Aug 2014 03:00:00 -0400Four steps for seeding bare spots in your lawnblog_226921406876400http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/22692/four-steps-for-seeding-bare-spots-in-your-lawnSometimes lawns can have bare spots and unfortunately toupees aren't intended for that purpose too. Here are the steps you need to take to re-seed those areas to get your lawn looking like new again: 1) Dig in For the grass to take hold, it first needs a place to stick.BlogsFri, 01 Aug 2014 03:00:00 -0400Window Boxes Can Dress up Your Houseblog_215731404201600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/21573/window-boxes-can-dress-up-your-houseWhen it comes to curb appeal, window boxes provide a lot of bang for the buck. With basic tools, materials and just a few hours of effort, you can make a huge positive impact on the look of your home's exterior. Though making one is relatively easy, they can also be purchased.BlogsTue, 01 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0400Garden Ideas to Keep Kids Busyblog_215721404201600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/21572/garden-ideas-to-keep-kids-busyWhile you're outside getting things done around the house this summer, get your kids started with gardening early. Kids are very impressionable when it comes to deciding upon what is a valuable endeavor and what is lame. Make gardening seem cool.BlogsTue, 01 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0400