The Friendly Market Nursery
What’s BLOOMING This May 2019!
Wow. Our little corner is in FULL BLOOM! Thousands of Tropicals have arrived at The Friendly Market Nursery including Mandevillas, Succulents, Ferns and Palms just to name a few! We are fully stocked on Fresh Herbs for your gardens, a wide variety of Vegetable Plants, Everything from Annual to Perennial Flowers, Ornamental & Shade Trees and all of your Landscaping needs. With Mother’s Day approaching on May 12th- We have a beautiful assortment of Hanging Flower Baskets and Rosebushes for Mom!
Hundreds of Beautiful Tropicals are available at The Friendly Market Nursery including Hibiscus Bushes (Available in Peach, President Red, Fiesta, Tortuga and White Wings) and Mandevilla Trellises.
Hibiscus Bushes- Great in pots or borders. They attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Plants grow into shrubs over time. They need sun to full sun and will bloom Summer-Fall.
Mandevilla Trellises- Beautiful patio plant that will add tropical flair to any porch. They need full sun or indirect light. They’re also a favorite of hummingbirds and butterflies. They will bloom Spring-Fall
Ferns- ferns prefer bright, indirect light and love moisture! Hang them on your porch or inside a brightly lit kitchen or bathroom. They are tropical and do not tolerate cold temperatures. Bring inside during the colder months but remember location humidity and water are essential!
Also Available are Ferns, Hanging Ferns and a large variety of Palms.
Succulent plants are perfect for the forgetful gardener! They are extremely easy to care for. They like the dry humidity and warm conditions found in most homes. Here in The Friendly Market Nursery we offer gorgeous pre-arranged pots or single varieties for you to purchase and arrange yourself. Single Varieties include: Jade, Wavy Jade, Echeveria, Hobbit, Voodoo Sedum, Kalanchoe and Hens & Chicks.
Tips for growing Succulents
Allow the soil to dry slightly between waterings. Choose a container with drainage. They don’t like to sit in waterlogged soil. Terra Cotta pots are ideal.
Succulents love light! Make sure to place them near a bright window.
Fresh Herbs and Vegetables
Now is the time to start your Fresh Herbs and Vegetable garden. With a wide variety of plants to choose from here at The Nursery there is something for everyone to enjoy. What could be more fun than cooking with herbs and vegetables you’ve grown yourself? Growing your own herbs and vegetables is also good exercise, a stress reliever and even a way to have family gardening time!
Vegetables: Crimson Sweet Watermelons, Jubilee Watermelons, Green Zucchini, Black Beauty Eggplant, Yellow Squash, Cucumbers, Pickling Cucumbers, Okra, Ambrosia Melons.
Herbs: Basil, Lemon Grass, Dill, French Tarragon, Sage, Fennel, Pineapple Sage, Italian Parsley, Cilantro, Rosemary, Oregano, Chives, Flat Leaf Parsley.
Pre arranged lettuce planters and herb pots are also available!
Annuals and Perennials
The Friendly Market Nursery has the LARGEST selection of beautiful Annual and Perennial flowers in the area. If you are looking to perk up your planters or round out your garden, The Friendly Market Nursery is here to help! You can find bursts of colors throughout our Nursery to enjoy all summer long- and after!
Annuals: Impatients, Snapdragons, Vinca, Marigolds, Verbena, Zinnias, Geraniums, Dusty Miller, Serena Blue, Pentas, Petunias, Celosia and Creeping Phlox to name a few.
Caring for Annuals
‘Deadheading’ is the most important task, pinching off old flowers.
For best results, use a soaker hose to direct your watering can right at soil level.
The Friendly Market Nursery offers a variety of Ornamental and Shade Trees. We are here to help whether you are replacing storm damaged trees, adding privacy to your yard or just want to add a new look to your home. Our varieties include: Japanese Maples, Japanese Snowbells, Weeping Cherry Trees, Bald Cypress, Crape Mrytles, Venus Dogwood, Cherry, Purple Plum, and Birch Trees.
Our Most Popular Trees
Ornamental: Cherry Trees, Japanese Maples
These Trees can add an interesting focal point to any landscape or home. They are typically smaller than standard shade trees with annual flowers or colorful leaves.
Shade Trees: Maples, Weeping Willows, River Birch
We have shade trees in all shapes and sizes. Use them to frame your home, beautify your yard, privacy and of course beautiful foliage in the Fall.
Questions? Call Us in The Nursery at (252) 515-4671