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Caring for your Christmas Tree

Caring for your Christmas Tree

What type of tree makes the best Christmas tree? Here at Decker’s Nursery, we’ve been committed to providing quality Fraser and Balsam Firs that we procure from a small grower in Canada. This year we’re also offering Noble Firs and feel...

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Caring for Poinsettias

Caring for Poinsettias

Bright and colorful, poinsettias are nearly synonymous with the Christmas season. The familiar red leaves have been joined by even flashier colors and provide a wealth of opportunities for holiday decorating Poinsettias do require some care and maintenance throughout the...

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Conrad's Tips For Holiday Preparations

Conrad's Tips For Holiday Preparations

After opening the Nursery 8 years ago, I became aware of the responsibility we have to help our customers prepare their homes for Christmas, Hanukkah, and all the festive holidays. I realized that we are a tradition for most and this isn’t a responsibility that we take lightly. Our preparations for this time of year begin many months in advance and in an effort to help you with your own holiday preparations, I've organized a few ideas to get those wheels spinning.
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[Video] Perennial Gardening & Layering

[Video] Perennial Gardening & Layering

Matt Gregory gives us a brief tour around the early season perennial gardens at Decker's Nursery and shares some helpful information on layering your perennials using both sun and shade options and incorporating plants with different blooming schedules.

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