Monthly Archives: February 2014

Some favorite seed catalogs

It is the time of year when the seed catalogs arrive. What are your favorite catalogs and does it make sense to do mail order or just buy seeds at the hardware store?

We would urge you to order seeds from catalogs because it gives you much more in the way of choices. For instance you might find one early tomato variety on a seed rack and five choices in a catalog. Here are a few of our favorite catalogs that are worth considering: for flower and vegetable seeds, try Johnny’s Seeds (www​.johnnyseeds​.com), (more…)

2014 US Bank Glass Art Celebration Winners

Thanks to US Bank for a wonderful Glass Art Celebration.
Click here to view the 2014 US Bank Glass Celebration Show winners

The Prairie Garden Club

Free & Open to the Public.  Questions? Ask Roberta 307−286−0759

Meeting Dates:  All meetings are on the fourth Thursday and begin at 6:30 p.m


* Cheyenne Astronomical Society
Monthly meetings and star viewings.

* Laramie County Master Gardeners

* Prairie Garden Club
Monthly meetings open to the public.

Fun Herb Catalog

If you have an interest in medicinal, culinary or useful herb plants, seeds or books, you can’t do any better than Richters herb catalog. There you will find an extensive listing of both common and unusual herbs. For instance they offer over 40 different types of basil. (more…)

New Orange Petunia

True orange petunias are rare until now. The new petunia variety “African Sunset” wowed the judges of the All American Selection organization. They found the African Sunset petunia to be superior to similar colored petunias currently available. Gardeners are always looking for a petunia that grows evenly and uniformly in the garden while producing a prolific number of blooms all season-​​long and this beauty certainly fills that need. (more…)

Article on our renovation/​expansion

On February 2, 2014, the Wyoming Tribune Eagle published an article about our upcoming renovation/​expansion. You can read it here: WTE Article on Expansion-​​Renovation

S. Wyo Home & Garden Show

When: May 2 – 4, 2014,
Where: Frontier Park Exhibit Hall, Cheyenne,WY
Click link for show brochure.
Click link show exhibitor space contract
For more information call: 970−218−5645
Free Admission Over 90 exhibitors