Jul 242017
 

It’s only five months ‘til Christmas.  Yes, we are already beginning to focus on that busy season.  Our on line store is now populated with trees, wreaths, stands, garland, kissing balls and so on for the upcoming season.  To get a 5% early order discount on any Christmas item ordered before November 1st, use the [Read more…]

Jul 262016
 

The coupon code for 5% savings on early Christmas orders (Christmas trees, wreaths, garland, etc.) until November 1, 2017 is REDROCK The coupon code for ordering seedlings is THANKYOU for a 10% discount on orders over $100.

Jul 262016
 

Wow! Only five months ‘til Christmas, and it was only yesterday we were shipping trees and wreaths to our great customers all over the country! Another year is going rapidly on busy Redrock Farm and Evergreen Nursery.  Highlights of the last few months include our first brown (snow-less) Christmas in memory.  That made cutting and [Read more…]

TIME TO START A NEW CROP OF SEEDLINGS

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Jun 132016
 
TIME TO START A NEW CROP OF SEEDLINGS

Our 2015 crop of evergreen seedlings has been moved outside to the shade structure and the greenhouse has been swept down, deep cleaned, power washed and sanitized in preparation for starting the 2016 crop. SUPER CLEAN GREENHOUSE   The next step is to change the outer layer of greenhouse plastic.  That will take all day [Read more…]

Mar 312016
 
VERY SPECIAL WHITE CEDAR WEDDING FAVORS

These pictures were received from a bride who was very creative and beautifully displayed our white cedar seedlings as favors for her wedding. If you are interested in the etching on the glass holder for the seedlings let me know and we’ll get your information on how they were done. There are a lot of [Read more…]

Jul 082015
 
READY TO GERMINATE SEEDLINGS

                The 2015-16 crop of evergreen seedlings will begin germinating tomorrow! It’s a process and lot’s of work to get to this stage. 1.  All of last year’s seedlings and potted plants are moved outside.  Those are the seedlings we are now selling.  That’s about 1200 trays of [Read more…]

May 312015
 
SALE PLUG SEEDLING PICTURES

These plug seedlings will be on sale until our stock has dwindled down some.  The great thing about plug seedlings is that they can be planted anytime and have very little shock because their is growing media already attached to the existing roots.

May 312015
 
SPRING CHORES AND WINTER REMEMBERED

As I was sickle-bar mowing the rows between the growing Christmas trees on an 85 degree spring day I was thinking that this past long harsh winter is already almost forgotten, even though spring came very late and onset quickly here in east central Vermont. On April 1st we had two to three feet of [Read more…]

Feb 112015
 
WINTER OBSERVATIONS

What do we do during winter on Redrock Farm when all the paperwork is done? One can only spend so much time on the treadmill! Actually, much time this winter has been spent moving snow! We constantly think about last year’s warm vacation in sunny New Mexico visiting parks with the remnants of our native [Read more…]