Select perennials, shrubs and trees ON SALE!

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Yard fall 2014

Nearly half of the Urban Roots yard is full of plants that are on sale! Maybe you’ll find a hydrangea, azalea or evergreen that would be perfect for your garden. Fall is a great time to plant perennials and shrubs, so come check out all the plants!

Three reasons to plant in the fall

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butterfly bush with butterfly

Less stress for the plant Warm summer days can cause plants to be stressed because they can’t absorb enough water to support healthy growth. This is especially true for those that are newly planted and don’t have extensive root systems. Cooler air temperatures during fall months make it easier to newly planted shrubs and perennials… Read more »

Plants for fall interest | anemone

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Anemone Whirlwind

Fall blooming anemones are one of the delights of the garden in the later season. The flowers of these perennials sit atop tall stems and sway in the breeze, which led to their common name ‘windflower.’ The genus anemone contains over 120 species across all temperate areas. The name comes from the Greek ‘daughter of the wind.’

Plants for fall interest | Callicarpa

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callicarpaflowers

Callicarpa certainly lives up to it common name. Beauty berry bushes have small pink flowers in clusters along their long, arching branches during the summer. In fall and winter glossy purple berries replace the flowers.

Plants for late summer and fall interest

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aster nova belgii

The cool, wet weather we have had means adding new plants to the garden is ok, even in the height of summer. Planting fall performing plants earlier than their peak season allows them to become established in the garden. Here are a number of varieties we love for their flowers, fall leaf color and stunning berries.

Summer is here and flowers are blooming!

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milkweed

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.

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.

Great Fall Performers!

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We are excited to offer a really nice selection of fall performers – annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees – for our customers to choose from to continue the gardening season.

September Workshops-Register Today!

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Don’t forget to register for the first of this fall’s garden workshop series. Workshops kick off this Saturday, September 15th at 2pm with Seed Saving presented by Richard Price. Richard is one of our most dedicated and knowledgeable presenters and has been a mainstay at Urban Roots since we opened our doors over 5 years… Read more »