The Doty Nurseries Notes

Tree and plant care tips, industry insight and business tips from Doty Nurseries

Doty Nurseries Natives

CRAFTED BY Kelly Girup
Doty Nurseries Natives

While planting native woody plants may not be your customers’ highest priority, it should at least be a consideration when installing a new landscape or sprucing up an existing one. The diversity of our natives offers unique flowers and foliage, and colors and textures, that are often lost in newly introduced varieties and cultivars, and provides habitats for our native birds. Let’s work together to re-introduce our state’s plant diversity.

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Things are starting to look a little greener...

CRAFTED BY Kelly Girup
Things are starting to look a little greener...

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind. -Irish Proverb

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Planting with Seasonal Interest

CRAFTED BY Kelly Girup
Planting with Seasonal Interest

 

As the spring flowering bulbs start to drop their petals and hang their heads and the wind and rain wipe away the showy and fragrant crab apple and magnolia blooms, the landscape is left looking rugged and exhausted. Although the spring blooms seemed to last longer than normal with cooler temperatures and consecutive no-rain days, it’s important to incorporate plants with seasonal interest into the landscape to make up for these blooming show-offs.


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