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chester’s greenhouses

  • The Greenhouse

    Cactus Gardens & Care

    Cactus plants have been a long time favorite because they are easy to care for and grow in unique shapes. These prickly plants are native to desert areas, which make them great for homes…

    July 1, 2020
  • The Greenhouse

    Mounting Staghorn Ferns

    Staghorn ferns are beautiful and unique tropical houseplants that have acquired some popularity in recent years, specifically for their ability to be mounted on natural materials, creating stunning displays that grow and develop character…

    January 11, 2020
  • The Greenhouse

    Cyclamen Care

    Cyclamen are a beautiful and simple indoor flowering plant that blooms throughout the winter. They’re a great way to bring some springtime color into your home during the colder months. Our greenhouse staff would…

    January 10, 2018
  • The Greenhouse

    Pitcher and Carnivorous Plant Care

    Pitcher plants are carnivorous plants which have tube-shaped leaves known as pitfall traps—a mechanism that traps prey in a deep cavity filled with digestive fluid. Their sweet smell attracts their prey to the lip…

    August 24, 2016
  • Chet Notes The Greenhouse

    Caring for Bonsai

    Bonsai trees come from a long artistic tradition of training tree forms to grow dwarfed. This art form has it’s origin in Japan and China where it has been practiced for centuries. Bonsai trees…

    July 12, 2016