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Mitchell’s awarded 2021 Agri-Business of the Year Award
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Mitchell’s awarded 2021 Agri-Business of the Year Award

Jay Mitchell, Judy Mitchell, Jim Mitchell, Jennifer Church, and Kenny Lewis Mitchell’s Nursery & Greenhouse, located in King, North Carolina,...
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The Easter Lily
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The Easter Lily

Here is an awesome piece on Easter Lilies written by the lovely Delores Kincer!      Easter occurs each year...
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Lots of Love for Lavender
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Lots of Love for Lavender

Primavera Lavender   Lots of Love for Lavender Lavender- just reading the name can remind you of its beautiful color,...
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Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan Biscuits
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Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan Biscuits

Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan Biscuits Photo by Jayla Parker Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan BiscuitsPrep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10...
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Cabbage Patch Stew
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Cabbage Patch Stew

2 c. chopped chicken or turkey 1 med. onion 3 c. tomato- diced, fresh, frozen or canned 1 can of...
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Make a Pollinator Paradise!
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Make a Pollinator Paradise!

It is incredibly important to provide support to our pollinator population. Without our lovely pollinators, no fruit will form on...
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What to plant in April
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What to plant in April

Plants growing in the middle greenhouse Spring has sprung! While March is the time when the plants slowly wake up...
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Spring 2022 Photo Gallery
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Spring 2022 Photo Gallery

GeraniumsGeraniumsPink GeraniumLobelia Hanging BasketSalmon GeraniumDark Red Geranium Hydrafiber Hydrafiberflats of Veggies and herbsrosemary, sage, and morebright lights swiss chardkale redbor...
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Ready, Set, PLANT!
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Ready, Set, PLANT!

Spring starts March 20th and we are so excited to plant!  There are tons of things that we can plant...
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Green & Growin’ 2022 Awards Mitchell’s!
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Green & Growin’ 2022 Awards Mitchell’s!

Featured in Green & Growin' Notes Winter 2022Mr. Jim and his Honorary Lifetime Member AwardFeatured in Green & Growin' Notes...
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Lentil Stew
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Lentil Stew

Lentil Stew 1 lb. brown lentils, dried 1 lb. bulk sausage opt. (leave out for vegetarian) 1-onion chopped 1-green pepper-fresh...
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Plants to Increase Luck, Wealth, and Prosperity
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Plants to Increase Luck, Wealth, and Prosperity

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we've compiled a list of our favorite lucky houseplants from around the world. These...
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All about Peonies!
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All about Peonies!

The peony is one of the most beloved of perennials, good for brightening up your garden in spring. They grow...
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Red White Chocolate Chip Heart Cookies
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Red White Chocolate Chip Heart Cookies

  Prep Time 10 minutes  Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 20 minutes Servings 24 cookies Calories 248 Kcal Baking...
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NC Native Plants to Grow in 2022
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NC Native Plants to Grow in 2022

Joe Pye Weed Last fall, we asked our customers what they would like to see at the nursery in the...
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K-Cup Seedling Starters
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K-Cup Seedling Starters

The Keurig  is a time-tested favorite for coffee lovers everywhere. With the press of a button, you get the perfect...
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Flowers for Love
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Flowers for Love

Love is in the air during the month of February! Here at Mitchell’s Nursery, we grow lots of flowers that...
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Arbor Day 2022
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Arbor Day 2022

  I am sure that most of you have heard of Arbor Day, but do you really know what it...
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Chicken Taco Soup
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Chicken Taco Soup

CHICKEN TACO SOUP Chicken Taco Soup 1 can pinto beans- 15 oz. 1 can black Beans- 15 oz. 1 can...
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All about Hydrafiber
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All about Hydrafiber

Jolly Gardener Pro-Line Custom Growing Mix HF C/B What’s all the Hype about HydraFiber? Whether you’re brand new to plants...
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March 14, 2022

The Easter Lily

Here is an awesome piece on Easter Lilies written by the lovely Delores Kincer!      Easter occurs each year on the first Sunday following the […]
May 4, 2021

Perennials For Pollinators

Each year, the pollinator population gets smaller and smaller. We carelessly spray chemicals to kill the pests we don’t want and inadvertently kill some of the […]
May 4, 2021

It’s Spring! Let’s Get Planting!

Spring has finally sprung, and it is time to really focus on our gardens and flower beds. Any avid gardener knows that this time of year […]
May 4, 2021

Recipe: Sauteed Spring Vegetables

Ingredients 1 tablespoon plus 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 ounces carrots, peeled and cut diagonally into 1-inch-long pieces 6 ounces beans (wax and/or green), trimmed and cut […]
March 22, 2021

Recipe: Traditional Irish Corned Beef & Cabbage

Corned Beef (baked) 3 pounds corned beef (in the package) 10 whole cloves 1/4 cup of hot sweet honey mustard 2 tablespoons of brown sugar Mix […]
March 17, 2021

Drying Hydrangeas: Preserving Summer Beauty

If you are from the South, I am sure that you are familiar with hydrangeas.  For many years people have dried these beautiful blooms to preserve […]
March 16, 2021

Hydrangea Care and Pruning—A Mystery Solved!

Hydrangeas have been a southern landscape staple for generations. With their beautiful iconic blooms and a wide assortment of shapes and colors, they have been a […]
March 16, 2021

How to Prune Tomatoes for a Higher Fruit Yield

Tomatoes have been a long-time favorite of gardeners everywhere. Even those who do not fancy themselves as gardeners have grown tomatoes in pots near their house […]
March 16, 2021

How to Grow Great Tomatoes

Growing tomatoes should come easy, right? Not for everyone. You may have trouble getting them to grow and produce fruit without losing them to blossom-end rot […]
March 13, 2021

Spring is Getting Closer!

There is still time to prepare yourself and your garden for spring. If you haven’t done it yet, you need to get your last-minute pruning done […]
March 1, 2021

Rain, Rain, and More Rain

Raindrops keep falling on our heads. Be glad you couldn’t hear me sing that as I typed. This winter has been a wet one. Arbor Day […]
March 1, 2021

Divide and Conquer

Perennials are plants that grow back every year. We love them because of their beauty and they are mostly very low maintenance. However, every few years, […]
March 1, 2021

Getting a Jumpstart on Spring

Can you imagine going to your garden in early spring and gathering vegetables for a fresh spring salad, even before a lot of veggies are ready […]
February 4, 2021

Show Your Garden Some Love

  Would you believe me if I told you that Spring is almost here? Probably not. I have a hard time believing it myself. The sunny […]
February 3, 2021

Love Your Indoor Plants

As the winter months drag on, we as humans tend to fall into the winter doldrums. Instead of setting our sights on the prize, Spring! This […]