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!

Fall Leaves = FREE Fertilizer

Fall is here and most people dread seeing the leaves fall, knowing the work that still needs to be done before the first snow. At Eckert's we love to see leaves fall, and no we have not lost our minds! When we see all the leaves on the...

2020 Holiday Guidelines

Please follow these simple rules so we can all enjoy our holiday season. Stay safe. If you are sick, please stay home. You can place an order by email (Curbside pickup page going live Nov 7th) or by phone. Please wear a mask for your...

Poinsettias Are NOT Poisonous...

Every year we get customers saying they love the look of poinsettias but they can't cause they're poisonous. Well- it's been a misconception for over 100 years that is just NOT true. Yes, if you have a skin sensitivity the milky...

Poinsettia Care Guide

When removing your poinsettia from the sleeve, tear from the bottom up. Follow these simple rules to better care throughout the holidays: LIGHT Place in an area that it will receive a minimum of six hours of bright (but not direct) sunlight...