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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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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 […]
August 18, 2021

Succotash Recipe

  This is a recipe passed down from my mother-in-law. I think it came from her mother-in-law from Harnet County. Don’t worry about getting amounts exact. […]
August 3, 2021

Recipe: Refrigerator Pickles

Brine:  Mix 2.5 c. white vinegar  1.5 c. sugar  1.5 tsp. salt  1.5 tsp turmeric.  Let sit to dissolve the sugar while slicing vegetables. Slice 4 […]
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 […]
April 9, 2021

Recipe: Thyme-Cornmeal Pound Cake

Equipment 10-12” Bundt pan (fluted makes nice presentation), buttered well with light flour dusting. KitchenAid Mixer if available. Cake rack for cooling. Preheat Oven: 325. Bake […]
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 […]
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 […]