Summer is here and flowers are blooming!

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Here at Urban Roots our week has been full of plant deliveries. Both the yard and store are full of plants and a little bit of everything has come in just in time for summer and Garden Walk.

Beautiful Pots – Ready for Planting

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 At Urban Roots, we have the best selection of the season right now! Gardening in containers can be very satisfying.  For many of us with small outdoor spaces, creating  beautiful arrangements in containers might be all the satisfaction we can hope for.  The right pots can also enhance a large and elaborate garden.  You can… Read more »

Seed Starting Time is Coming

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    Before we know it, it will be time to start planning, plotting, picking out and planting seeds.  If you are a gardener who likes to start plants from seed, tend them yourself and bring them to readiness for planting out in the garden, your season is about to begin.  Urban Roots has all… Read more »

Beautiful Art for Your Beautiful Garden

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  Urban Roots is pleased to offer a selection of garden art to accent and beautify your garden.  We have cut metal pieces by Elizabeth Keith, to hang on a wall, a shed, a garage, to decorate a patio or deck or to bring garden style right into your home.  We have stakes, topped with cut… Read more »

Fairy Garden Fun

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These cute little gardens can be fun for all ages and in all seasons, but especially at this time of year, when the cold winds blow outdoors and our perennials sleep beneath the soil.  Choose a container, fill it with soil, and begin to create a landscape.  Ittie-bitties, little 2″ pots in a wide variety… Read more »

Living Christmas Trees and More

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Once again, Urban Roots is carrying living Christmas Trees.  We have 9 varieties available now, including Norway Spruce, White Spruce, Serbian Spruce, Colorado Blue Spruce, Frasier Fir, Canaan Fir, Balsam Fir, Concolor Fir, and Douglas Fir. These trees are 4 feet tall and potted in biodegradable pots made of recycled material.  They can be brought into the house for up to a… Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving!

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We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, and we hope that all our Member/Owners, customers and friends enjoy a beautiful holiday with loved ones and yummy food.  We’ll be open on Wednesday, November 27 until 3 pm, and back to our regular fall hours on Friday and through the weekend. If you are still getting… Read more »

Last Chance for Fall Workshops

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There are still a few more workshops lined up this Fall. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear some of these great presenters speak on topics related to urban gardening. On Saturday, October 12th at 2pm the topic will be Native Plants. This workshop is free and will take place at the Grassroots Gardens… Read more »

Plant Sale

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Shrubs, trees and perennials* are on sale: buy one, get one free!  (Second item of same or lesser value.) *chrysanthemums and pansies not included in the sale. Fall is a great time for planting and Urban Roots still has a very nice selection of plants to consider adding to your garden.

Pumpkin Time Again!

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Pumpkins, heirloom squashes and gourds, beautiful mums, straw bales, corn stalks, and other fall decor make Urban Roots a fall family fun destination.