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It doesn’t matter if you call her Mom, Mommy, Mum, Mama, Madre, Mater, or any of the dozens or possibly hundreds of other words that mean the same thing, it’s the feeling behind that word that makes it significant and understood by almost every one of us.Read More
2015 is expected to see more people “getting back to nature” in their gardening and lifestyle choices. And I can’t imagine any more welcome news! As a gardener and a lover of nature in all its forms, I am delighted to see that so many others are getting on...Read More
For over 140 years, Jackson and Perkins has kicked off the new year with the introduction of new and exclusive rose varieties! The 2015 gardening season is especially exciting, with the introduction of 4 sensational and stunning new roses. True Rosarians know that Jackson and...Read More
Pre-decorated Italian Stone Pine and Dwarf Alberta Spruce trees are taking over the holiday market. These tabletop trees may be petite, but they pack a festive punch, and they’re being displayed in nursing homes, dorms, children’s rooms, and offices as well as...Read More
When you buy one of Jackson & Perkins’ living gifts, you aren’t just getting a great plant–you also get a beautiful container!Read More
Still Christmas shopping? You should consider giving a subscription–the gift that really keeps on giving!Read More
This summer we went to Fisheye Studios to have them do a photo shoot of our 2014 Holiday line, and they did some beautiful work! You no doubt have seen some of the images on our website or in our catalog. Well, here is a behind-the-scenes look at how they did it, just to give you some idea of the hard work and artistry that goes into those pretty pictures.
Plus there is an awesome “dramatic gopher” moment in there that you just can’t miss.
We had a lot of fun there in the studio, and we can’t wait to do it again next year!Read More
You put so much energy into loading the thanksgiving table up with an epic feast, you don’t want the meal to fall short due to an un-festive atmosphere. The right decor can be the key to making a meal truly memorable.Read More
I have been a Fine Gardening subscriber for quite a while now, and I appreciate all the great garden project ideas they share. And of course I often stare with envy at some of the lovely plants and accessories they feature.Read More
If you haven’t ordered your Amaryllis yet for this season, there is no time to waste! Amaryllis take around 8 weeks to bloom, so if you want to see that lovely color in time for Christmas, you need to get started as soon as possible.
My friends and I just ordered our Amaryllis, but haven’t received them yet. Once the growth gets underway I’ll share my updates on Instagram under #amaryllischallenge. Feel free to join us!Read More
Have you ever wondered why people are supposed to kiss under the mistletoe?Read More
There is still time to grab up to 25% off Jackson & Perkins Decorated Holiday Trees in our popular Tree Event. Choose from six different styles of live miniature trees offering your a variety of styles to fit your home.Read More
For those in need of great ideas for corporate gifts, Jackson & Perkins is now offering a wide range of live gift plants for every budget! See Jackson & Perkins Corporate Gifting page for a hand-picked collection of beautiful items.Read More
Jackson & Perkins has created a holiday gift collection inspired by Pantone’s® Color of the Year, Radiant Orchid. It features richly colored gifts, including an Orchid, Amaryllis, live Christmas trees, and a bulb collection that all incorporate this sensual tone.Read More
I think most of us have an unspoken desire to have the most festive, most beautifully decorated home in the neighborhood when the holidays roll around. I know I do, and considering the amount of seasonal décor items we sell every year, I think it’s pretty safe to say that lots of others feel the same way.Read More
I have always been fascinated with holiday traditions and their origins. Why do we dye Easter eggs? Why do we drink eggnog? Why do we get oranges in our stockings? Why do we grow Amaryllis?Read More
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is here again, and I think with the gifts we’ve put together for you this year—the most beautiful, fun, and festive yet—you’ll be as excited as we are.Read More
Since 1901, Jackson and Perkins has been bringing beautiful and unique roses of superior quality to the gardening world. It’s not simply business—it’s a way of life. And now, over a century later, roses are still our greatest love. This year, we proudly introduced 6 sensational new roses: 3 gorgeous floribundas, 2 stunning hybrid teas, and one outstanding shrub rose!Read More
When you think of a gardener, who comes to mind? Do you think of a woman or a man? Most people would probably answer “a woman.” That may have been the thought, or even the truth, in years past, but it is a trend that is changing rather rapidly. According to the new garden trends report for 2014, young men between the ages of 18 and 34 will be spending about $100 more this year than the average gardener. What exactly they’ll be spending it on, I guess no one knows precisely, but I think there are a few good guesses as to why more guys are going out and getting their hands dirty, so to speak.Read More
Why would you want to plant trees on your property? The real question is why wouldn’t you? The benefits of including trees in your landscaping plans cover everything from improving the environment and saving energy to reducing soil erosion, adding to the overall aesthetic appeal of the property, and even helping create a happier, calmer atmosphere.Read More
At the end of every holiday season, Jackson and Perkins inevitably has some living gifts left over–a few varieties that just didn’t sell out for one reason or another. Why let these beautiful plants go to waste when they could be brightening someone’s holiday instead?Read More
Pre-decorated Italian Stone Pine and Dwarf Alberta Spruce trees are taking over the holiday market. These tabletop trees may be petite, but they pack a festive punch, and they’re being displayed in nursing homes, dorms, children’s rooms, and offices as well as bringing seasonal cheer to entry tables, cabins, and city apartments. Jackson & Perkins is taking the lead with trees that are carefully tended for 4 years in preparation for the holidays, then adorned with high-quality decorations.
To learn more about our pre-decorated live holiday trees and to take a look at all of our fun and festive styles, read the whole press release here!Read More