April Tips

Happy April, everyone! As you know, with a new month comes new tips from your friends at Hutcheson Horticultural!  Begin weekly mowing, edging, and trimming of lawns- Now is a great time in Georgia to begin weekly lawn maintenance. If you are too … [Read more...]

It’s Almost Spring!

The weather is getting warmer, the bees are buzzing, and you know soon your car will turn yellow. It is springtime in Georgia, and although spring doesn't officially begin until this Sunday, here at Hutcheson Horticultural in Woodstock Georgia we can … [Read more...]

Mondo vs. Monkey: Which is right for you?

Have you ever seen those little tufts of pretty grass surrounding a tree bed, or maybe a stone fence? Did you know what it was? You are not alone! Monkey grass and mondo grass are very similar looking, and can be great ground covers. They are … [Read more...]

Create Feng Shui In Your Garden Or Yard

We are sure you have heard of something being Feng Shui, but do you know what it actually means? Feng Shui literally translates to wind and water. Having “good feng shui” is generally thought to bring good health and good fortune, with the opposite … [Read more...]

You Don’t Have To Use A Canoe to Get To Your Mailbox!

With all of the rain we have been having lately, has your yard turned into a sort of swampy mess? Did you need a canoe a couple of weeks ago to check your mail? These problems could be attributed to your drainage system, or lack thereof. At Hutcheson … [Read more...]

Celebrate Arbor Day in Woodstock!

It’s almost Arbor Day! If you are thinking it’s too soon for this national holiday, you are correct. The National Arbor Day for 2016 is not until Friday April 29th, but Georgia has its own Arbor Day, celebrated on the third Friday in February, which … [Read more...]

February Tips

Happy February! With a new month comes new tips from your friends at Hutcheson Horticulutal. Check out some things you should be doing in the month of February. Complete cutting back Liriope and Ornamental Grasses - this will prepare the ground … [Read more...]

Meet the Ice Plant!

With all the chilly weather we have been having, we thought we would take a moment to highlight one of our favorite plants that is so aptly named for this season: the Ice Plant! Here at Hutcheson Horticultural, we sell the ice plant, also known by … [Read more...]

Beautify Your Pool!

It was a decision you did not come to lightly, after all, installing a swimming pool is not only a costly feat, but also a liability. You considered all the risks and decided to go for it. Good choice, but now, you want to entertain with your new … [Read more...]

Hostas Are The Perfect Perennial!

If you have ever had a garden (flower or otherwise) you have probably planted hostas. The hosta plant is one of the most versatile, and easy to care for plants for beginners. They are, in fact, the number one selling plant in America, and known as … [Read more...]