Gardening Tips

Get tips and tricks from the plant experts to make your garden bloom!

As your local master gardener, we get asked a lot of questions about sustainable gardening. We use our blog to answer the most common questions we hear at Eckert’s. Check back often for tips, tricks, and ideas to make your garden the best it can be!

 

Top 5 Benefits of Companion Planting

Companion planting can decrease your need for fertilizers and weeding and keep your plants healthy. Check out the top 5 benefits of companion planting and then come into our Sterling Heights, MI Greenhouse. Our friendly staff will help you to pick...

Attract Hummingbirds by Planting These...

How to Attract Hummingbirds You can attract hummingbirds right to your yard by planting their favorite foods! Hummingbirds are great pollinators and they are attracted to beautiful flowers that are visually attractive. They have almost no sense...

Tillandsia (Air Plants) - Care Sheet

Air Plant Care Instructions  Make sure there is enough air:  Ensure that the planter you choose for your air plant is not too tight and does not constrict air movement. If your plant is in a closed container without fresh air that can...