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Why Those in Addiction Recovery Should Get Out in the Garden

When you think about it, there are some pretty obvious parallels you can make between growing a garden and recovering from addiction. Both are slow, labor-intensive processes. You don’t make a beautiful garden without dedication, and you cannot recover from addiction without being 100% committed to it. Both begin with a seed (or an idea, [...]

All About Fall at JVI Secret Gardens!

Here at JVI Secret Gardens, we're all about making life better - whether it's installing a water feature to help you relax at home, advising you on flowers for your yard, or finding the perfect pumpkin for your kids, we want to make you smile. That's why we're going all out for fall! We're more [...]

Warmer Weather, Greener Gardens, Summer Sun!

June is here and while we've definitely had some cold spells, summer heat is on the horizon! While it's not too late to plant annuals (just yet!) it's not too early to start thinking about water retention and dealing with the hot, dry months that are to come. A few tips: Mulch your decorative plants and your garden [...]

By | 2018-03-23T20:21:41+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|annual flowers, Blog Posts, garden center, plant advice|Comments Off on Warmer Weather, Greener Gardens, Summer Sun!

Spring, Sprung, Plant!

Spring has sprung - it's time to plant! When you visit JVI Secret Gardens, the first thing you notice is the amazing burst of color coming from our wide variety of plants. Our Full Service Nashville Garden Center Carries a Wide Variety of: Annuals & perennials Vegetables & herbs Trees, shrubs & bushes Rocks to enhance your landscape design Soils and soil amendments [...]

By | 2015-01-08T19:55:28+00:00 January 8th, 2015|announcements, annual flowers, Blog Posts, garden center|Comments Off on Spring, Sprung, Plant!

June is Perennial Gardening Month!

While they are more expensive than their annual relatives (not THAT much here at JVI Secret Gardens), perennials are more economical because they come back to life each spring with their beautiful, colorful blooms and foliage. Perennials bloom at different various times during the season, so the key to successful perennial use is to plan [...]

The Difference in Annual and Perennial Plants

Don't worry. These two terms are confusing to most people. Probably because 'annual' logically sounds like it should come back annually, every year. Right? Sorry, no. An annual plant is one that completes its entire life cycle in one year. Some annual plants include: petunias, begonias, lantana, and coleus - just to name a few. [...]

By | 2014-06-04T17:03:40+00:00 June 4th, 2014|annual flowers, Blog Posts, plant advice|0 Comments

Caring for your plants in the heat of August

Annuals August is a relatively low-maintenance month for flowers, but regular watering isn't the only task that will keep your garden in top shape. Keep deadheading flowers as they fade; not only will the plants look better, but if they're allowed to produce and shed their seeds, they're more likely to stop producing new blooms. [...]

By | 2018-03-23T20:28:59+00:00 August 2nd, 2013|annual flowers, Blog Posts, garden center, plant advice|0 Comments