Heyden’s Gardens Blog

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    We’re Growing!

    Those of you who have visited us recently have seen our tremendous selection of fall-blooming mums in all colors & sizes. Did you know that we grew every one of them? Over 8,000 [...]

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    Halloween Décor [2022 Update]

    Halloween continues to gain on Christmas over recent years as THE holiday for decorating, and we’re joining in! Find all you need at Heyden's Gardens to host a scary-good time at your home. [...]

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    Fromm Pet Food

    Find Fromm Family Pet Food at our Garden Center in Cedarburg! You’ll be pleased to find that Heyden’s Gardens now carries a complete line of top-quality, locally produced pet food by Fromm. We [...]

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    Hydrangeas, Demystified

    Hydrangeas are an immensely popular group of plants. There are so many different types, each with its own specific care and maintenance considerations, that many gardeners feel confused and overwhelmed. Let’s take a [...]

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    Deer Resistant Trees and Shrubs

    Continuing our theme of deer-resistant plants, here we address woody landscape plants (trees and shrubs) that are resistant to deer browsing. Below you'll find our top list of deer resistant trees and shrubs. [...]

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    Maple Comparisons

    The Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum) is our official Wisconsin state tree. With its stately habit, durable wood, and blazing autumn color, it is a fitting choice in many landscapes. It's an exceptional landscape [...]

  • deer resistant perennials list baby deer sitting by garden

    Deer Resistant Perennials

    Dealing with our large population of deer in southeastern Wisconsin can be a challenge. While they are lovely to observe in the wild, they are infuriating to observe up close in our gardens [...]

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    Gardening for Kids: Playing in the Dirt & Water

    Gardening for kids is a very popular family activity to get them active and engages in nature. And, naturally, kids love to play in dirt and water. Every gardener knows we’ve got plenty [...]

  • beebalm monarda fistulosa native perennial pink summer flower with bee ftimg

    Beebalm (Monarda)

    My friend Cheryl calls Beebalm her “fireworks” plant and prizes it as the highlight of her 4th of July garden. Its unusual flower heads are a whorl of showy fire-engine red, funnel-shaped flowers [...]

  • heyden's gardens in cedarburg is growing fall 2022 ftimg

    We’re Growing!

    Those of you who have visited us recently have seen our tremendous selection of fall-blooming mums in all colors & sizes. Did you know that we grew every one of them? Over 8,000 [...]

  • find halloween decor in cedarburg heydens gardens 2022 gallery ftimg

    Halloween Décor [2022 Update]

    Halloween continues to gain on Christmas over recent years as THE holiday for decorating, and we’re joining in! Find all you need at Heyden's Gardens to host a scary-good time at your home. [...]

  • find fromm family pet food for dogs and cats near you in cedarburg ftimg

    Fromm Pet Food

    Find Fromm Family Pet Food at our Garden Center in Cedarburg! You’ll be pleased to find that Heyden’s Gardens now carries a complete line of top-quality, locally produced pet food by Fromm. We [...]

  • learn to identify your hydrangeas in wisconsin ftimg

    Hydrangeas, Demystified

    Hydrangeas are an immensely popular group of plants. There are so many different types, each with its own specific care and maintenance considerations, that many gardeners feel confused and overwhelmed. Let’s take a [...]

  • deer resistant trees and shrubs in wisconsin ftimg

    Deer Resistant Trees and Shrubs

    Continuing our theme of deer-resistant plants, here we address woody landscape plants (trees and shrubs) that are resistant to deer browsing. Below you'll find our top list of deer resistant trees and shrubs. [...]

  • maple comparison in wisconsin trees in wilderness ftimg

    Maple Comparisons

    The Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum) is our official Wisconsin state tree. With its stately habit, durable wood, and blazing autumn color, it is a fitting choice in many landscapes. It's an exceptional landscape [...]

  • deer resistant perennials list baby deer sitting by garden

    Deer Resistant Perennials

    Dealing with our large population of deer in southeastern Wisconsin can be a challenge. While they are lovely to observe in the wild, they are infuriating to observe up close in our gardens [...]

  • gardening for kids tools include watering buckets spades and gloves ftimg

    Gardening for Kids: Playing in the Dirt & Water

    Gardening for kids is a very popular family activity to get them active and engages in nature. And, naturally, kids love to play in dirt and water. Every gardener knows we’ve got plenty [...]

  • beebalm monarda fistulosa native perennial pink summer flower with bee ftimg

    Beebalm (Monarda)

    My friend Cheryl calls Beebalm her “fireworks” plant and prizes it as the highlight of her 4th of July garden. Its unusual flower heads are a whorl of showy fire-engine red, funnel-shaped flowers [...]