Michler's News: Flowers, Gardens & Design
The past few weeks have brought change to everyone's lives. Here's how we're adjusting our business practices at Michler's in order to keep you healthy and your green spaces growing.
It's that time of year again! Not sure whether to invest in long-lasting perennials or indulge in bright pops of annual color? For both the experienced gardener and those getting their hands dirty for the first time, creating an interplay of perennials and annuals can take your backyard paradise to the next level.
Our staff are ready for spring! From our gardens to yours, here's what we're looking forward to planting this year.
How did such a benign plant accumulate so many unfriendly-sounding names? Known as snake plant, mother-in-law's tongue, and viper's bowstring hemp (among other things), sansevieria is easy to care for and very hardy.
Still wracking your brain for just the right enclosure card message? This Valentine's Day, embrace your inner wordsmith! A few thoughtful sentences can make a beautiful gift unforgettable.
Searching for the perfect gift for that special someone? Our Valentine's Day Gift Box offers an unbeatable Valentine's Day trifecta: chocolate, wine, and roses.
If your life includes a furry friend or two, that doesn't mean you can't also enjoy some indoor greenery. Many popular houseplants are nontoxic for cats and dogs. Whether you're looking for vining tendrils, compact foliage, or even colorful blooms, there's a plant on this list (and in our greenhouses) for you.
Keeping houseplants healthy through the winter can be a challenge for even the most experienced plant enthusiasts. Here are some ideas to give your plants what they need when the weather turns chilly.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We have added a unique gift to our Christmas Collection this year--a box including a Christmas centerpiece and a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Champagne to pop open on New Years. This centerpiece and champagne gift set is available seasonally during the month of December and can be picked up or delivered anywhere in Lexington, KY.
There is no mark of approval more satisfying for the gardener than that of the butterfly. And there is no plant more attractive to the esteemed Monarch butterfly than Asclepias. Asclepias, named after the Greek god of healing, is commonly known as milkweed, and is a vital link in the lifecycle of the Monarch butterfly.
The best terrariums are made or given in the spirit of a memory or place and contains objects you have collected on your travels. The magic happens when there is a dialogue between the terrarium and a person. Learn how to make and take care a little world of your very own.
We had the great honor of having Ryan Gugeler, local bonsai artist and collector, demonstrate shaping a Blue Alps Juniper bonsai. As Ryan worked, the crowd asked some really great questions about the general care and maintenance of bonsai. Ryan's answered with his basic principals and are recounted in this post.