COVID-19 Update

DEER CAP GREENHOUSES Opening for the Season May 1st Governor Sununu, included nurseries, greenhouses, and farm stands as Essential Services. We will be opening for the season May 1st. Deer Cap Greenhouses will follow guidelines provided by the CDC and the Division of Public Health during the Covid 19 epidemic. …

Blueberries for the Home Gardener

Highbush blueberries are a popular home garden fruit for both fresh and frozen use. They grow well throughout the southern half of New Hampshire and satisfactorily on warmer sites in northern New Hampshire where the planting is protected from prevailing winds and winter temperatures rarely fall below -25°F.   Site …

Are my old seeds still good?

By now you may have ordered or purchased new your seeds for the coming season.  But often you will have seeds left over from a previous year.  Don’t throw away those old seed packets quite yet. Here is a quick way to test for seed viability Place 10 seeds on …

Tips for a Successful Container Garden

Container gardens are the perfect choice for a small garden.  Whether you are looking to decorate a corner of the deck,  have limited available space or simply want to add some more plants to an already full garden plan, container is a simple and decorative way to bring more plant …