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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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The Legends of the Easter Lily
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The Legends of the Easter Lily

    Easter lilies signal the approach of the Easter holiday each year. Easter occurs each year on the first...
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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!

  What is a pollinator paradise? A Pollinator paradise or butterfly garden is within reach. It is incredibly important to...
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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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The Big Bloom Gallery of ’22’
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The Big Bloom Gallery of ’22’

Welcome to the Big Bloom Gallery. Have a look around, you might see something you like.
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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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June 27, 2022

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: […]
June 1, 2022

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. lemon zest 3 cups heavy cream […]
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, […]
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, […]
January 24, 2022

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 Sheets Heart Cookie Cutter Rolling Pin […]
January 20, 2022

Chicken Taco Soup

CHICKEN TACO SOUP Chicken Taco Soup 1 can pinto beans- 15 oz. 1 can black Beans- 15 oz. 1 can dark red kidney beans- 15 oz. […]
January 3, 2022

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, sharp cheddar, shredded carrot and sweet […]
December 13, 2021

Holiday Butterbeer (Non-Alcoholic)

Thank you Kidsactivitiesblog.com for sharing this wonderful recipe! PREP TIME 10 minutes TOTAL TIME 10 minutes Ingredients: 1 cup (8 oz) cream soda ½ cup (4 […]
December 13, 2021

Gingerbread Cake

Thank you Onceuponachef.com for sharing this wonderful recipe!   Servings: Makes 1 9-inch square cake (about 16 servings) Cook Time: 35 Minutes Total Time: 50 Minutes […]
December 13, 2021

Spiced Yuletide Cocoa

Thank you Onesweepappetite.com for sharing this wonderful recipe! Ingredients: 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder1/2 cup granulated sugar1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamonpinch saltpinch nutmeg1/3 cup warm water4 cups […]
November 22, 2021

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 sugar cookie! Colorful and easy to […]
October 25, 2021

Muffin Tin Mini Apple Pies

Apple Pie is an American classic that is always a hit at family gatherings during the Holidays. One recipe we enjoy here at Mitchell’s Nursery & […]
October 4, 2021

Mema’s Okra Soup

Okra is plentiful during Fall. With high producing plants, you may find you have more okra than you can give away! One satisfying and filling meal […]
October 4, 2021

Miss Judy’s Sweet Potato Pudding

Sweet Potatoes are a tried and true favorite Carolina crop. Our dear friend Don Bennett has provided Sweet Potatoes to the Nursery for the season and […]