• Seasonal The Greenhouse

    January and late winter can be a time where many people are feeling sad and down. The holidays are over, and things are cold and dark here in Upstate NY. But did you know…

    December 27, 2020
  • Seasonal The Greenhouse

    Selecting & Caring for Fall Mums

    Chrysanthemums, or outdoor garden mums, are a great way to extend the growing season into the cooler fall months here in Central, NY. Here at Chester’s, we have a great variety in several colors…

    August 12, 2020
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    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
  • Events Seasonal The Greenhouse

    The Ducklings are Coming!

    Celebrate Spring at Chester’s Annual Open House! Enjoy a celebration of springtime as Chester’s Flower Shop and Greenhouses will once again host their Annual Palm Sunday Open House and Flower Show at their York…

    March 5, 2020
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    Ponytail Palms

    Ponytail palms (Beaucarnea recurvata) is a very common and popular houseplant due to its drought-tolerant nature and adaptability to almost any environment. They are native to areas in Mexico, but have been cultivated for…

    January 21, 2020