Garden Center Walk Through - Easter Weekend 2022

Welcome to Decker’s Nursery! We’ve worked the past few months to get the Garden Center ready for the Spring and Summer season and we are so happy with the outcome. Annuals, Perennials, Herbs, Veggies, Trees, Shrubs & Pottery, Conrad Decker gives you a quick tour of the Garden Center as we gear up for Easter weekend. Enjoy!

Choosing a Birdhouse: Tips to Attract Nesting Birds

Although birdhouses may seem like a modern invention, people in Holland and Belgium started creating clay ones four hundred years ago. Shaped like a vase, their purpose was diametrically the opposite of why we have bird houses in our yards today: peo...

Spring Perennials

Spring is a great time for perennials! Chase winter away with perennials that bloom early in spring. Grow your spring garden with our high quality perennials and display with pride. Watching your perennials come to life in the spring is a beautiful w...

Planting Pansies in your Favorite Planter

With bright-colored petals and bold designs, pansy “faces” have been known to stop even longtime gardeners in their tracks for a closer look. Pansies quickly fill a pot or other container with dense foliage and brightly colored blooms. In this video...

Spring Lawn Care

Prepare now for a great spring lawn. Feeding your lawn in the spring will help provide the nutrients it needs to thrive. In this video Conrad will give you some advice on getting your lawn ready after the harsh winter months. Come visit Decker's Nurs...

A Guide to Feeding Suet Cakes To Your Backyard Wild Birds

The word “suet” refers to a hard type of white fat that’s found near the kidneys of cattle and, to some degree, sheep. People sometimes use suet in cooking (particularly in England) and in soap and candle making. This substance is also used to form n...

Choosing a Wild Bird Feeder For Your Backyard

With wild bird feeders in your yard, you can help to nourish a variety of bird species throughout the year while also having an up-close birdwatching view of them through your window or from your porch or patio. Win/win! 

Wild Bird Seed: Attracting and Feeding Birds

Wild birds, just like other creatures, need proper food to survive and thrive—and, in New York, you’ll likely see cardinals, finches, woodpeckers, tufted titmouses, and much more. Just like people, each bird species has unique preferences in what the...

How to Choose The Best Wild Bird Supplies For Your Backyard

Birds provide beauty and song in our backyards—and their presence is beneficial for people in many ways: as natural pest control, for pollination of crops, and more. To attract them, create a welcoming environment—and provide special care for them in...

How to Create Beautiful Holiday Decor Pots

Quick and easy tutorial by Conrad Decker for making these beautiful winter holiday decor pots. The best outdoor winter decorations to bring holiday cheer to your neighborhood.

Starting a Holiday Tradition with Amaryllis

Watch out, poinsettia. Amaryllis is growing its reputation and role as a major player in holiday decorating and gift-giving. Why? The big brown bulb matures into a bold beautiful flower that keeps on giving — unlike the poinsettia that is typic...