Shade Shrubs For You

This week, Round Rock Garden Center is focusing on some of the most beautiful and versatile shrubs we carry. The Mahonia Indigo, Azalea, Gardenia, Elephant Ear, and Leopard Plant. These plants can be placed by your house, underneath trees, or anywhere in your yard that is completely covered in shade. However, the Mahonia Indigo breaks the stereotype of a SHADE …

FOXFARM Ocean Forest Potting Soil

Foxfarm Soil and Fertilizer Company is a highly recommended brand at Round Rock Garden Center. It was founded in America as an environmentally friendly brand that caters to the needs of you and your planting needs. In 1984 the founder of Foxfarm, Willy, started a line of fertilizers and soils from Humboldt County, California, with a mission to take care …

Plant of the Week- Salvia (June 15, 2018)

It comes as no surprise to Texas dwellers, that June is when things start heating up around here. Are you searching for a beautiful and durable plant that will sustain the Texas sun, and help you keep your landscape looking beautiful year round? We have the solution. This week’s plant of the week is Salvia. There are many different species …

Growing Ginger

This week we opened our blog topic up to our Round Rock Gardeners, and the winner of this week’s blog topic is “growing ginger.” Ginger is most commonly known for aromatherapy and its spicy flavor. It also has anti-inflammatory compounds that are great for people experiencing arthritis. Whatever your reason for growing ginger may be, we want to help you …

Herbs Anyone Can Grow

Why purchase herbs from the grocery store when you can grow your own at home? For a convenient oomph of flavor whenever your meal needs a boost, plant herbs in your own garden or containers. Home-grown herbs are less expensive and fresher than their store-bought counterparts while being surprisingly easy to grow and maintain. Study the following list for seasoning …

Actinovate

Actinovate An organic fungicide Actinovate is a biological fungicide that fights lawn and garden fungal-related diseases. Particularly effective for brown patch, dollar spot, root rot and leaf mildews. The active ingredient in Actinovate is a bacterium that, when applied, grows around the root system (when soil drenched) and foliage of the plant (when sprayed on). It may be used on all vegetables, fruits, and nuts.

Hastagro

YOUR LAWN WILL LOVE IT! Medina Hasta Gro Lawn (12-4-8 Liquid Lawn Food) Liquid nutrients are taken up directly through the leaves for more efficient fertilizer absorption. East to apply with your garden hose. Contains humates, chelated trace elements and Medina Soil Activator to stimulate natural soil organisms and plant growth.  

Monarch Migration

MONARCH MIGRATION IN 3 SIMPLE STEPS October 12, 2017 The incredible 2500-mile journey of a monarch butterfly happens twice a year. In spring, as the weather warms, the roosting butterflies of Mexico spread their wings to fly north. As soon as spring milkweed plants are available for depositing eggs, mating begins. It will take several generations to complete the northern …

New This Week

Featured This Week at Round Rock Gardens Plant of the Week October 14th!  Mexican Heather   $2 off all 1 gallons Gardening with Bees  October 14th Join Two Hives Honey to learn how to ensure your yard is a sanctuary for our native and honey bees! Learn more about the bees most common to our area, and what seasonal steps you …

Sunny Citrus

GROWING CITRUS IN CONTAINERS   Try your hand at growing citrus in containers. We’re sure you’ll find it fun and rewarding… and of course, you’ll definitely enjoy the fruits of your labor when those tasty fruits are ready to be eaten! The fragrance of the citrus flowers can fill a room and the bright colors of the fruit and the …