Plants for late summer and fall interest

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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.

An OASIS @ Urban Roots!

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Come celebrate Garden Walk Buffalo and Infringement Fest at Urban Roots

Music! Refreshments! Food trucks! Tastings! Gardening education! Garden art!

Saturday July 26th from 12-7 pm

Plants of the week | July 22nd

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As summer inches towards late summer some flowers fade and other burst into bloom. This week at Urban Roots a number of perennials and shrubs began flowering.

Plants of the week | July 16

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Garden walk is fast approaching (only 10 days away)! We still have plenty of plants to fill any holes in your garden. Here are a few that are looking just spectacular this week.

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.

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Veggies are here!   Organic, heirloom vegetables grown expressly for us here in Western New York – tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, beans and more!  Also many varieties of conventional vegetables are available now.  Come and get them while supplies and selection last.  

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 »

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.

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.