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 2015, Rail City Garden CenterTue, 06 Oct 2015 12:17:18 -0400Tue, 06 Oct 2015 12:17:18 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comDon't Forget to Fertilize Your Lawn This Fallblog_334061443693600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/33406/dont-forget-to-fertilize-your-lawn-this-fallGrass blades may be going dormant in late summer, but your lawn's roots are still developing and fall is the ideal time for fertilizing.BlogsThu, 01 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0400Preparing Your Koi Pond for Fall and Winterblog_334051443693600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/33405/preparing-your-koi-pond-for-fall-and-winterAs summer comes to a close and fall settles in, temperatures will begin to fade. When the temperature outside drops, the temperature of your Koi Pond will also fall. Preparing your pond for fall and winter is a challenging task that requires many steps.BlogsThu, 01 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0400Organic Ways to Feed Your Treesblog_332401442311200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/33240/organic-ways-to-feed-your-treesEven the most novice gardener knows the importance of providing proper feeding and fertilization to a new flowerbed, young vegetable seedlings or even recently planted turf, but many people don't realize that new trees also need good feeding for strong, healthy growth.BlogsTue, 15 Sep 2015 06:00:00 -0400September Garden Tipsblog_330581441101600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/33058/september-garden-tipsThe days are growing shorter and the temperatures are growing cooler, but even in September, gardening season isn't over. Well-prepared gardeners have a variety of tasks to do in late summer and early fall, and each chore will help keep the garden thriving.BlogsTue, 01 Sep 2015 06:00:00 -0400Plants To Attract Beesblog_316311438423200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/31631/plants-to-attract-beesBees are critical pollinators essential in the garden and flowerbeds. A yard with a healthy bee population will have larger crops of healthier fruits, vegetables and flowers, and it is important to offer plenty of different plants that will entice bees to lend a helping buzz in the garden.BlogsSat, 01 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0400Xeriscaping 101blog_316301438423200http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/31630/xeriscaping-101With increasing droughts and growing concerns about water usage, xeriscaping gardening is becoming more and more popular.BlogsSat, 01 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0400How to Avoid 10 Common Lawn and Garden Problemsblog_311571435745700http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/31157/how-to-avoid-10-common-lawn-and-garden-problemsNo matter how well you care for your lawn, some pests and problems are bound to appear, but you can be prepared for these top 10 common lawn and garden problems and take steps right away to minimize any unwanted difficulties.BlogsWed, 01 Jul 2015 06:15:00 -0400July Garden Tipsblog_311561435744800http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/31156/july-garden-tipsIt may seem like midsummer is a slow gardening season, but there are plenty of tasks gardeners can attend to in July to ensure a productive, healthy harvest and beautiful flowerbeds even during the hottest summer days.BlogsWed, 01 Jul 2015 06:00:00 -0400Create Dramatic Containers With Spillers, Thrillers and Fillersblog_301481433154600http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/30148/create-dramatic-containers-with-spillers-thrillers-and-fillersContainer gardening is a great way to enjoy all the pleasures of a garden without as much space, labor or time, but you don't have to sacrifice beauty. Plan your containers to use spillers, thrillers and fillers in dramatic combinations, and you'll have showstopping containers in no time.BlogsMon, 01 Jun 2015 06:30:00 -0400June Garden Tipsblog_301471433152800http://railcitygardencenter.com/blog/article/30147/june-garden-tipsJune is a great season for gardeners, and though much of the early season planting is already finished by June 1, there is much more care a garden needs throughout the month to have the best results for top produce, pungent herbs, and the most beautiful blooms.BlogsMon, 01 Jun 2015 06:00:00 -0400