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Country-Style Broccoli Cheddar Soup with Homemade Bread
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Country-Style Broccoli Cheddar Soup with Homemade Bread

  Broccoli Cheddar Soup is a tried and true classic sure to please everyone at lunch or dinner! Fresh broccoli,...
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Winter Photo Gallery
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Winter Photo Gallery

Check out what's been happening around the Nursery this Winter!   pansypansycamelliablueberry busheshollyyuletide camelliabromeliadsboston fernboston fernboston fernsboston fernsair plantair plant
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2021 Poinsettia Voting Results
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2021 Poinsettia Voting Results

Christmas MouseRed ElfChristmas Feeling MerlotChristmas Day RedAriesIce PunchRed GlitterChristmas Beauty MarbleChristmas Beauty Princess Cortez BurgundyPremium PicassoFrozen WhitePrincietta WhiteAlaska WhiteAlpina WhiteSK201...
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Mitchell’s Nursery Joins Tik Tok!
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Mitchell’s Nursery Joins Tik Tok!

Mitchell's Nursery Joins Tik Tok Have you heard of Tik Tok? It's the newest app everyone's talking about! Dance trends,...
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The History of Poinsettias
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The History of Poinsettias

Sky StarMarblestarSuperba New GlitterEnduring PinkHarlequinRed ElfViking CinnamonFrozen White Poinsettias have an intricate and fascinating history. Poinsettias naturally bloom during winter...
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Holiday Butterbeer (Non-Alcoholic)
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Holiday Butterbeer (Non-Alcoholic)

Photo Courtesy of Sushmita Malakar (Thank you!) Thank you Kidsactivitiesblog.com for sharing this wonderful recipe! PREP TIME 10 minutes TOTAL...
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Gingerbread Cake
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Gingerbread Cake

Photo Courtesy of OnceUponaChef.com (Thank you!) Thank you Onceuponachef.com for sharing this wonderful recipe!   Servings: Makes 1 9-inch square...
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Spiced Yuletide Cocoa
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Spiced Yuletide Cocoa

Photo Courtesy of The Green Loot (Thank you!) Thank you Onesweepappetite.com for sharing this wonderful recipe! Ingredients: 1/3 cup unsweetened...
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Winston Salem Journal Poinsettia Article
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Winston Salem Journal Poinsettia Article

We were featured in the Winston Salem Journal this holiday season for our many varieties of poinsettias! Check out the...
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November Chamber of Commerce Virtual Mixer
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November Chamber of Commerce Virtual Mixer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-FMwpGQm3Y Mr. Jim Mitchell was featured as November's Virtual Mixer Speaker for the Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce November 18th...
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Spectrum News 1 Triad Visits Mitchell’s Nursery
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Spectrum News 1 Triad Visits Mitchell’s Nursery

Kaitlin Miller of Spectrum News & Mr. Jim Mitchell We'd like to thank Spectrum News for coming out to talk...
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Houseplants for the Holidays
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Houseplants for the Holidays

Houseplants for the Holidays The holidays are a magical time of year where we get together with family and friends...
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Miss Margaret’s Vanilla Refrigerator Cookies
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Miss Margaret’s Vanilla Refrigerator Cookies

This recipe for Vanilla Refrigerator Cookies written by Mr. Jim's mother, Miss Margaret, puts a fun twist on a classic...
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Tree and Shrub Planting and Care
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Tree and Shrub Planting and Care

Cooler temperatures are finally here, and this is the perfect time to plant trees, shrubs and bushes! You may be...
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Poinsettia Displays, Voting, and Sales
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Poinsettia Displays, Voting, and Sales

Mitchell's Nursery is gearing up for their largest poinsettia season to date. Here at Mitchell's, we are growing over 12,000...
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Poinsettia Photo Gallery
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Poinsettia Photo Gallery

Check out these beautiful poinsettias!  Here at Mitchell’s, we are growing over 12,000 poinsettias and supplying them for our lovely...
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What to Do with your Flowers, Shrubs, and Trees this Fall
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What to Do with your Flowers, Shrubs, and Trees this Fall

Although autumn is the best time for planting, it is not the best time to fertilize trees and shrubs or...
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Poinsettia TLC: Everlasting Poinsettias
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Poinsettia TLC: Everlasting Poinsettias

Keep Your Poinsettias for Multiple Seasons November to December-Enjoy your new poinsettia for the Holidays.January to February- Reduce watering and...
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Poinsettia TLC: Keep your Poinsettias Perky
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Poinsettia TLC: Keep your Poinsettias Perky

Poinsettia Process and Care With a little TLC, poinsettias can last for months after bringing them home. Some dedicated gardeners...
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Caring for Thanksgiving Cacti
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Caring for Thanksgiving Cacti

Photo courtesy of Almanac.com The holidays are fast approaching, and you may soon become the happy owner of your very...
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June 4, 2021

What-ermelon? Four Tips to Choosing the Best Watermelons!

One of the most refreshing and delightful staples that people love to eat and enjoy during summer is watermelons. Fortunately, Mitchell’s Nursery grows some of the […]
May 28, 2021

Want Healthy Plants? Do These 8 Things in June!

Follow this checklist of eight helpful tips to ensure your plants remain healthy and reach their full potential this summer.
May 28, 2021

Soaked Soil? Five Plants That Thrive in Wet Locations

Many plants have adapted to wet conditions, so turning that swampy spot into a landscape feature is easy to do with these options.
May 28, 2021

Geraniums: Basic Care and Tips

Follow this guide to keep your geranium plants happy and healthy.
May 28, 2021

The Best Annuals for the Summer Heat

Once the temperatures start rising, many plants struggle or slow down. It’s hard to maintain fabulous blooms while the sun is blazing down! Thankfully, some annual […]
April 25, 2021

Winter Burn: What It Is and How It Affects Different Plants

Mother Nature is unpredictable at times, and even if the calendar says it’s springtime, the temperatures might be closer to winter temperatures. Your plants might end […]
April 15, 2021

Jim Mitchell Presents for Mt Airy Chamber of Commerce

Jim Mitchell, co-owner of Mitchell's Nursery & Greenhouse, presents during a Virtual Mixer hosted by the Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce. 
April 8, 2021

Recipe: Chick Peas and Dumplings

Ingredients ¼  cup nutritional yeast flakes or 3 tbsp. nutritional yeast 6  tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, divided, plus more for serving 1  medium onion, finely chopped […]
April 8, 2021

Roses: Do You Know the Difference?

Your roses are all beautiful. But, do you know the difference? You may be familiar with Knock Out roses and Drift roses (a lower-growing shrub rose). […]
April 5, 2021

Transplanting: How to Get Two Plants from One

What if we told you how to increase, even double, your number of plants absolutely free? It’s easier than you think! The process is called transplanting. […]
April 3, 2021

Tips on Sowing Seeds for Best Growth

People often ask us for tips on sowing seeds. After all, it can’t be as simple as making a small hole and tossing them in, can […]