News & Gardening Tips

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

As your local gardening expert, 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...

Vegetables 101

VICTORY GARDEN 2.0 Best Practices for a Successful Vegetable Garden Growing ones own food has become more popular over the past few years. At Eckert’s Greenhouse, we want you to succeed. Here you will find the importance of growing...

Watering 101

Hello Summer, the temperatures are rising, and the sun is beating. You have probably gotten your garden almost- if not completely done! But the temperatures have risen- oh no, the plants don’t look so good. What happened you may ask? Here at...

Air Plants 101

Air Plant Guide Want a fun and unique gift for a teacher, for the office or home? Air plants are fun plants that you don't need to worry about growing in soil. Learn more on care in our guide...