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  • 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
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    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
  • Seasonal Seasonal Specials The Greenhouse

    Norfolk Island Pines

    These miniature trees are very popular around the holidays as they offer a permanent, less messy, and typically smaller alternative to traditional Christmas trees. Don’t let the name fool you, however, Norfolk Island pines…

    December 2, 2019
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    A Guide to Fall Planting

    As summer draws to a close, you may find yourself looking over at your past-their-prime annuals and think that the growing season is over. In reality, a whole new growing season is beginning! Fall…

    August 16, 2019