16
May

MicroLife Humates Plus Improves Soil Health

MicroLife Humates Plus All Organic Biological Soil Amendment MicroLife Humates Plus is a tremendous, inexpensive soil improver and plant nutritional booster. Extensively used on turfgrass areas and excellent for reducing water use. It revitalizes soils and reduces weed problems. MicroLife Humates Plus is a very well-crafted, totally unique, biological and physical soil conditioner that also [...]
26
Mar

St. Augustine Sod Now Available In Aubrey

St. Augustine Sod has arrived and is now available at the Aubrey store St. Augustinegrass is medium to dark green and coarse textured, and it has a low, dense growth habit. It grows well in nearly all soil types and tolerates shade, heat, salt and, to some degree, drought. It does not tolerate waterlogged soils [...]
23
Mar

Spartan Mosquito Eradicator Now Available

Spartan Mosquito Eradicators are now available at D&L! Every year mosquitoes are a constant irritation outdoors. Spartan Mosquito Eradicators will help you create an oasis that is free from the nuisance of mosquitoes. Spartan Mosquito Eradicators attract and eliminate both male and female mosquitoes quickly and effectively without fogs, unpleasant odors, or chemical sprays. Each [...]
21
Apr

Organic Lawn & Garden Care – a how-to seminar

Saturday, April 22, 2017 10:00 am D&L Farm and Home – Aubrey (map) We welcome Mike Serant of MicroLife Organic, Biological Fertilizer. Mike will give a great overview of how to get started organically caring for your lawn & garden. He will talk about soil health and give you all the tools and tips you […]

17
Feb

D&L Nursery News – February

Garden Tip: It’s time to plant potatoes!  Prepping Seed Potatoes:  Cut up any potato larger than a lime and thicker than your thumb.  Make sure there are at least 2-4 “eyes” (buds) per piece. Allow potato pieces to callous, and dust with Sulfur to prevent decay.  Planting in trenches:  Dig trenches 6” deep, put Cotton […]

01
Feb

Raised Bed & Straw Bale Gardening 101 in Celina – Feb. 18, 2017

Join us February 18, 2017 at D&L Farm and Home in Celina for our Raised Bed & Straw Bale Gardening 101 session. Learn how to get started with your own raised bed or straw bale garden.  We’ll cover all the basics including soils, soil amendments, planting instructions, watering and maintenance, and anything else you’ll need […]

09
Jan

D&L Nursery News – January, 2017

Time to plant onions! To prep your soil before planting add organic matter such as cotton burr compost, bark mulch, chicken manure and peat moss.  This will help sandy soil retain moisture and nutrients, and help loosen tight clay soils. Plant onion bulbs 1” to 2” deep and about 4″ apart.  Water thoroughly every week, and fertilize every […]