November Gardening Tips

As fall rolls on, it is time to put the garden to bed, until spring. Doing a whole yard clean and disposing of annuals now will give you head start […]

2022 Christmas Events at English Gardens

English Gardens is kicking of the 2022 Holiday Season with some fun events! Santa is back this year and the tradition continues with our annual Christmas Open House. Visits with […]

October Gardening Tips

Temperatures and falling and so are the leaves. But there is still plenty of time to get in the garden before the first frost of fall. Working on your garden […]

September Gardening Tips

Summer is winding down and the cooler days of fall are right around the corner. There is still plenty of time to work in the garden this year before the […]

August Gardening Tips

Summer continues to roll on, and by August your garden may have taken a hit from the heat. Give your garden a little extra TLC and a refresh in time […]

July Gardening Tips

Sweet summertime is finally here and higher temperatures are starting to do a number on your lawn and garden.  We’ve compiled our best tips for keeping your yard and garden […]

All About Ladybugs

Not all garden insects are created equal. Some insects, like ladybugs, can keep your plants healthy by feeding on destructive garden pests. They can help reduce the use of pesticides […]

June Gardening Tips

It is summer time! Your garden is in full bloom and you’re enjoying the fruits of your spring labor. Here are some tips to keep your gardening looking its best […]

4 Ways to Use Hanging Baskets

Hanging Baskets are great for adding instant color to your outdoor space. They are full, fast growing and beautiful. With varieties for full to full shade, you can add color […]

Best of the Best- Detroit Free Press

English Gardens is honored to be voted 2021 Best of the Best for Detroit Garden Center/Landscape Supply.  A huge Thank You to everyone who voted for us. The Detroit Free […]

May Gardening Tips

The weather is warming up, flowers are blooming and the garden is awake. It is time to get diggin’! Here’s our list of things to do this month to keep […]

Environmentally Friendly Garden Tips

We all know the saying: reduce, reuse, recycle! Well, this applies to the garden, too. You can create a relaxing garden oasis while also helping to protect our environment and […]

April Gardening Tips

The temperatures are rising, the birds are singing and the sun is shining- Spring is here! The weather, rather than the calendar, dictate when to start working in your garden. […]

Soil-The Secret to Gardening Success

Soil is usually the last thing we consider when planting a garden, but it the most important part. It’s a key element to the vitality of plants, and provides a […]

Free Soil Testing

With Spring fast approaching, it’s time to start planning your garden. To help, English Gardens is offering free soil pH tests until April 4, 2022.

10 Easy Seeds to Start Indoors this Winter

Just because winter is here, doesn’t mean gardening is on hold until Spring. You can plan your garden now and start seeds indoors to transplant once the weather breaks this […]

A Cure for Cabin Fever

With the cold weather settling in, we are all spending more and more time indoors. It’s easy to go a little stir crazy during the chilly winter days. We have […]

Plants to Keep You Healthy This Winter

Adding house plants to your home is a great way to bring a touch of nature indoors. House plants have a variety of benefits to help improve your overall health […]

Winter Citrus Care

Did you know you can successfully grow citrus in Michigan year after year? With a little planning, you can enjoy lime, lemon, and even orange trees in your own yard. […]

Flowering Plants for Winter

In these drab months of winter, add some color to your home with flowering plants.  Several varieties of tropical plants have long-lasting beautiful blooms that will brighten even the gloomiest […]

Let’s Grow: Gifts from the Garden Center

Christmas shopping has begun! English Gardens has an amazing selection of gifts for the holidays. Check out these themed baskets Gracie created for her friends and family below. Maybe these […]

English Gardens Partners with Trees for Troops

For the 10th year, English Gardens will partner with the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation to provide Christmas Trees for Military families stationed across the United States. The Trees for Troops Program […]

English Gardens 2022 Wall Calendar

English Gardens 2022 Wall Calendar is here! Free to all customers with any purchase, English Gardens Wall Calendar is now available at all retail stores. The calendar features beautiful photos […]

October Gardening Tips

Temperatures and falling and so are the leaves. But there is still plenty of time to get in the garden before the first frost of fall. Working on your garden […]

Fall Bird Feeding Tips

Fall is a great time to feed the birds! By providing birds with sufficient nutrients, birders can attract a wide variety of species to their backyard.

September Gardening Tips

Summer is winding down and the cooler days of fall are right around the corner. There is still plenty of time to work in the garden this year before the […]

National Cousin’s Day

National Cousin Day is July 24. To commemorate we want to showcase the cousins of the 3rd generation who are working hard to continue the English Gardens legacy created by […]

5 Tips for Creating a Backyard Oasis

Spend more time outdoors this summer by creating your own oasis right outside your backdoor. Here are some tips to create a relaxing and tranquil environment to enjoy all summer […]

Shopping Our Stores

Flowers are blooming and gardeners are ready for planting season! Our stores are full of everything you need to make life beautiful this summer.  English Gardens is continuing our commitment […]

Eco-friendly Gardening with Proven Winners

Living a more green and eco-friendly life is something we should all strive to do. Reducing the use of single-use plastics is a great way to start.  Proven Winners has […]

Bulb Care Tips

Spring is approaching and even with the snow outside, you may be dreaming of your summer garden. Summer-flowering bulbs are a great way to add season-long color to your garden. […]

Growing Microgreens and Sprouts

There really is nothing like growing your own food at home! Winter is the perfect time to start seeds indoors as well as grow bountiful microgreens and tasty sprouts. If you’re […]

Easy Plants to Add to Your Family

Looking to expand your plant family? Here are some great low-maintenance options for any level of plant parent. Jade The Jade Plant, or Money Plant, is a branched, succulent shrub […]

How to Create a Terrarium

Terrariums have become super popular over the last few years – and it’s no wonder! They are simple and fun to create, are easy to care for, and add lush, […]

January Gardening Tips

Winter is here, and most of us are spending more and more time indoors dreaming about gardening weather. But just because you can’t garden outdoors, doesn’t mean there aren’t ways […]

Stay Safe This Winter

Happy New Year: As we start another year, we know life is still looking a bit different. Everyone is staying home more, and we’ve seen a tremendous demand for our […]

December Gardening Tips

With winter around the corner, it’s hard to picture getting outdoors to garden in December. But there are still plenty of things you can do now to get your garden […]

House Plants for Healthy Living: December

Using house plants in your home during the winter months has a number of benefits. They add humidity to your home, improve air quality, and can scrub viruses and other […]

House Plants for Healthy Living: November

As temperatures drop and we spend more time indoors, consider surrounding yourself with plants to provide a hint of spring all winter long. Here are our top choices: Schefflera Amate […]