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Spring is Finally Here!

We know the great weather the past month has us all crazy to get into the garden, but snow & frost a couple of weeks ago is a reminder that we live in Minnesota, where anything goes.  Our last frost date is May 15, so hopefully we are safe for most things to go out […]

FROST WARNING!

We knew this wonderful Fall weather was too good to last forever, but it’s definitely switching this week.  If you’ve looked at the weather forecast for the weekend, you know that they are talking a HARD frost (30’F in Altura).  Our light frost in September took out many coleus & tender annuals, but this frost […]

Habitat for Humanity Pre-Holiday Party

Pork & Plants will be hosting the 2nd annual Habitat for Humanity Pre-Holiday party on Saturday, November 8 from 1-5 pm.  Our goal is to help raise money for Habitat for Humanity by promoting local businesses & artists.  We are currently accepting vendor requests (click here for 2014 Vendor Form & vendor payment), which is based on a […]

Last Chance for Perennials

Even though spring is the best time to plant perennials (including perennial mums), trees & shrubs, you can plant them right now if you follow these tips. 1. Plant prior to September 1 – plants need at least 6 weeks to get roots as far into the ground as possible prior to killing frost, which […]

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