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Judy’s Stuffed Peppers
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Judy’s Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers 1 lb. ground beef or turkey ½ med. onion diced 1 large or 2 med. tomatoes or 7...
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Minding Your Fall Mums
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Minding Your Fall Mums

  It is Time to Get our Minds into Fall.  We are seeing pumpkins and mums appearing everywhere. Though we hate...
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Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles
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Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles

Easy Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles 6 small zucchini (may also use cucumbers) 1 onion 1 cup sugar 1 ½ c. white...
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A Terrific Tale of Two Oaks
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A Terrific Tale of Two Oaks

Once upon a time, there were two oaks. But seriously, let me tell you about these two terrific oaks. So...
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Raising River Birch
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Raising River Birch

River Birch Native River birch is native to nearly the entire eastern half of the United States, from as far...
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Cold Weather Garden Favorites
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Cold Weather Garden Favorites

August heat has everyone dreaming of fall and some cooler temperatures.This summer has been brutal with its heat and humidity....
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Superior Trees are Native Trees
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Superior Trees are Native Trees

When you decide to add another tree to your landscape, it needs to be a well-thought-out plan. Always remember, the...
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Maples of North Carolina
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Maples of North Carolina

Maple tree in the fall I use the term magical to describe the maples of North Carolina, because they are,...
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3 Ingredient Blueberry Cobbler
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3 Ingredient Blueberry Cobbler

1 box of yellow cake mix 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries 1 can of sprite or 7-up    Pre-heat...
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Pretty Pansies in a Pot
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Pretty Pansies in a Pot

August begins the autumn pansy growing season here at the nursery.
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Amazing Perennials That You Need Now
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Amazing Perennials That You Need Now

Great perennials can do a lot for a heat weary garden.
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Super Simple Chores for August
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Super Simple Chores for August

Simple Chores done in August could keep your garden looking fabulous until the first frost. Next spring your garden will thank you.
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Unbelievably Simple Blueberry & Lemon Cheesecake
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Unbelievably Simple Blueberry & Lemon Cheesecake

Blueberry Lemon No-Bake Cheesecake This recipe for unbelievably simple Blueberry and Lemon cheesecake is sure to become a favorite with...
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How To Stay Infatuated With Your Petunias
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How To Stay Infatuated With Your Petunias

Pink Petunias Petunias seem to be a staple for every spring and summer garden. However, it seems as though they...
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5 Important Chores For Your Garden
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5 Important Chores For Your Garden

Any annuals and perennials that grow through the summer will need a little extra TLC in the heat of summer
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All You Need to Know About Air Plants
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All You Need to Know About Air Plants

Air Plants, Otherwise known as the tillandsia. Native to Central America and Mexico, it has also been naturalized in Florida,...
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Geraniums vs. Searing Summer Heat
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Geraniums vs. Searing Summer Heat

When geraniums are blooming, it seems the summer heat will never end. Even though the calendar divides the seasons fairly...
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Red, White, and Blue Icebox Cake
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Red, White, and Blue Icebox Cake

1   8 oz box of cream cheese 20 ish graham crackers  1 cup powdered sugar 1  Tbs. vanilla 1 Tbs....
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Pretty Pest Control for Your Garden.
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Pretty Pest Control for Your Garden.

There are many different kinds of plants that act as natural pest control. The obvious choices would be fragrant herbs,...
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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 was presented the 2021 "Agri-business"...
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September 19, 2022
stuffed green peppers

Judy’s Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers 1 lb. ground beef or turkey ½ med. onion diced 1 large or 2 med. tomatoes or 7 oz canned diced tomatoes 1 Tbs. […]
September 10, 2022

Minding Your Fall Mums

  It is Time to Get our Minds into Fall.  We are seeing pumpkins and mums appearing everywhere. Though we hate to see summer end, it is […]
August 31, 2022
zucchini pickles

Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles

Easy Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles 6 small zucchini (may also use cucumbers) 1 onion 1 cup sugar 1 ½ c. white vinegar 1 tsp. turmeric ½ tsp […]
July 11, 2022
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Super Simple Chores for August

Simple Chores done in August could keep your garden looking fabulous until the first frost. Next spring your garden will thank you.
June 27, 2022
Blueberry lemon no bake cheesecake

Unbelievably Simple Blueberry & Lemon Cheesecake

This recipe for unbelievably simple Blueberry and Lemon cheesecake is sure to become a favorite with your friends and family for every summer get together. Ingredients: […]
March 14, 2022

Lots of Love for Lavender

  Lots of Love for Lavender Lavender- just reading the name can remind you of its beautiful color, delicate flavor, and fragrant scent. A beloved and […]
March 14, 2022

Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan Biscuits

Cast Iron Rosemary Parmesan BiscuitsPrep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 20 minutesIngredients:2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour1 tablespoon baking powder2 tablespoons granulated sugar¼ […]
March 7, 2022

Cabbage Patch Stew

2 c. chopped chicken or turkey 1 med. onion 3 c. tomato- diced, fresh, frozen or canned 1 can of pinto beans 1 small head cabbage, […]
March 7, 2022

Make a Pollinator Paradise!

  What is a pollinator paradise? A Pollinator paradise or butterfly garden is within reach. It is incredibly important to provide support to our pollinator population. […]
March 7, 2022

What to plant in April

Spring has sprung! While March is the time when the plants slowly wake up from their slumber, April is the time when they truly flourish! After […]
February 14, 2022

The Big Bloom Gallery of ’22’

Welcome to the Big Bloom Gallery. Have a look around, you might see something you like.
February 14, 2022

Ready, Set, PLANT!

Spring starts March 20th and we are so excited to plant!  There are tons of things that we can plant in March for both a beautiful […]
February 12, 2022

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 or frozen diced 15 oz. canned, […]
February 10, 2022

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 plants have been revered for their […]
January 27, 2022

All about Peonies!

The peony is one of the most beloved of perennials, good for brightening up your garden in spring. They grow in a wide variety of shades, […]