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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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March 18, 2021

Five Reasons Why Homegrown Produce Tastes Better

Let’s face it: a homegrown tomato tastes better than one from the supermarket. It’s not simply a state of mind. Put on a blindfold, and take […]
March 18, 2021

Hybrids versus Heirlooms (and the Truth About GMOs)

For many people, a tomato is a tomato. As long as it meets the three criteria—ripe, round and red—they’re happy to place a slice on their […]