Heyden’s Gardens Blog

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    Deer Resistant Annuals

    This deer resistant annuals article is here by popular demand. Every year, in spring, I have dozens of people ask me the same question, "Which annuals can I plant that the deer [...]

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    Ninebark & Cultivars

    Common Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius) is an underrated native shrub with four-season interest. This native species is a graceful arching shrub with clusters of creamy white spring flowers followed by showy seed capsules and [...]

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    Celebrating Change – Johnson’s Gardens Sold, Becomes Heyden’s Gardens Cedarburg

    Your same familiar garden center staff (left to right) Zannah, Kerry, Cheryl, Jess, & Melissa with new owner Beau. Each year, with the arrival of spring, we are reminded of the positive power [...]

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    Visit Our Hanging Basket Sale!

    Celebrate the arrival of spring and Mother's Day by shopping at Cedarburg's Hanging Basket Sale. Enjoy 2 for $49.99 on 10-inch single variety baskets - originally $29.99 each. Friday, April 29 to [...]

  • weigela florida bokrispiwi spilled wine ftimg

    Weigela

    Weigela is a hardy, vigorous, disease and pest-resistant deciduous shrub that can fill many roles in the landscape. Its funnel-shaped flowers are borne in great abundance in late spring/early summer in colors including [...]

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    Creating a Moon Garden

    As the name suggests, a Moon Garden is a garden featuring plants that are best appreciated after dark. These include plants with white flowers, silver or variegated foliage, fragrant flowers, and even those that [...]

  • why grow wisconsin native plants monarda fistulosa prairie ftimg

    Why Grow Wisconsin Native Plants?

    Wisconsin Natives are perfectly suited to growing in our climate and soil. The landscape of southeastern Wisconsin was historically comprised...

  • winter sowing seeds in a milk jug with seedling sprouts ftimg

    Winter Sowing Seeds

    Winter sowing is an economical, easy way to start plants from seed. This technique is ideally suited to seeds that require cold stratification (a period of cold & moisture) to break dormancy. Winter sowing [...]

  • felco pruning shears pruners and replacement parts at Heyden's Gardens cedarburg ftimg

    FELCO Pruning Shears

    Find FELCO Pruners & Replacement Parts Near You FELCO pruning shears are among the tools that professional tradespeople venerate for assistance in accomplishing a job well. [...]

  • which are deer resistant annuals for wisconsin ftimg

    Deer Resistant Annuals

    This deer resistant annuals article is here by popular demand. Every year, in spring, I have dozens of people ask me the same question, "Which annuals can I plant that the deer [...]

  • common ninebark physocarpus opulifolius flower ftimg

    Ninebark & Cultivars

    Common Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius) is an underrated native shrub with four-season interest. This native species is a graceful arching shrub with clusters of creamy white spring flowers followed by showy seed capsules and [...]

  • staff at heydens gardens after Heyden's Gardens sold spring 2022 ftimg

    Celebrating Change – Johnson’s Gardens Sold, Becomes Heyden’s Gardens Cedarburg

    Your same familiar garden center staff (left to right) Zannah, Kerry, Cheryl, Jess, & Melissa with new owner Beau. Each year, with the arrival of spring, we are reminded of the positive power [...]

  • heyden's gardens hanging basket sale near you in cedarburg ftimg

    Visit Our Hanging Basket Sale!

    Celebrate the arrival of spring and Mother's Day by shopping at Cedarburg's Hanging Basket Sale. Enjoy 2 for $49.99 on 10-inch single variety baskets - originally $29.99 each. Friday, April 29 to [...]

  • weigela florida bokrispiwi spilled wine ftimg

    Weigela

    Weigela is a hardy, vigorous, disease and pest-resistant deciduous shrub that can fill many roles in the landscape. Its funnel-shaped flowers are borne in great abundance in late spring/early summer in colors including [...]

  • The-Moon-Garden-features-fragrant-flowers,-white-flowers,-night-blooming-plants,-sound-and-illumination-ftimg

    Creating a Moon Garden

    As the name suggests, a Moon Garden is a garden featuring plants that are best appreciated after dark. These include plants with white flowers, silver or variegated foliage, fragrant flowers, and even those that [...]

  • why grow wisconsin native plants monarda fistulosa prairie ftimg

    Why Grow Wisconsin Native Plants?

    Wisconsin Natives are perfectly suited to growing in our climate and soil. The landscape of southeastern Wisconsin was historically comprised...

  • winter sowing seeds in a milk jug with seedling sprouts ftimg

    Winter Sowing Seeds

    Winter sowing is an economical, easy way to start plants from seed. This technique is ideally suited to seeds that require cold stratification (a period of cold & moisture) to break dormancy. Winter sowing [...]

  • felco pruning shears pruners and replacement parts at Heyden's Gardens cedarburg ftimg

    FELCO Pruning Shears

    Find FELCO Pruners & Replacement Parts Near You FELCO pruning shears are among the tools that professional tradespeople venerate for assistance in accomplishing a job well. [...]