AD LIST FOR SEPTEMBER 17, 2014

PRICES GOOD THROUGH MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Fall is for Planting
COOLER NIGHT TIME TEMPERATURES
 AND BETTER RAIN CHANCES PROMOTES FASTER ROOT GROWTH.

Stop by the nursery to see our many unique home
 and yard decorating ideas for fall
in our Halloween BOO-TIQUE. It’s almost here! 
MILBERGER’S FAMOUS
PUNPKIN PATCH and AMAZING MONSTER MAZE.

 


FALL GARDEN MUMS

Classic fall blooming perennials.
Flowers available in a variety of
shapes sizes and colors.
They make a dazzling fall display.
6” pot regularly $3.99      Sale $2.88     10 for $25.00




PETUNIAS

Masses of flowers almost completely cover the plants.
Blooms all fall and tolerates frost.
Choose from red, white, purple, pink or blue.
4” pot regularly $1.29       Sale .88

BLUE PLUMBAGO           
Clusters of light blue flowers bloom all through fall. Great perennial that does well in almost any area.
1 gallon regularly $5.99       Sale $3.88

 

RED OAKS [SHUMARD & TEXAS]
THIS IS AN IDEAL TIME TO PLANT!
Some of the largest and fastest growing oaks for South Texas. 
Makes a great shade tree growing up to 60 feet or more.
15 gallon regularly $129.99 SAVE $40          Sale $89.88
30 gallon regularly $249.99 SAVE $75          Sale $174.88
       Planting service available

MEXICAN BIRD OF PARADISE
 [PRIDE OF BARBADOS
]
Tropical looking tree with electric-orange blooms.
 Extremely heat and drought tolerant once established.
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.
3 gallon regularly $24.99    Sale $14.88

 

BRING YOUR LAWN BACK TO LIFE
LADY BUG BRAND REVITALIZER COMPOST          
 LAWN TOP DRESSING
Help your lawn recover from this summer’s heat and drought. Adding rich organic material enhances your lawn’s ability to produce strong roots, distribute moisture and utilize fertility.
1.5 cu. ft. bag covers 72 sq. ft. regularly $9.99       Sale $7.88

MILBERGER’S WINTERIZER LAWN FERTILIZER
Prepare your lawn for winter and get quicker greening in the spring. The most important feeding of the year! 18-6-12 analysis
40 lb. bag covers 7200 sq. ft. regularly $29.99      Sale $19.88

 

FLORATAM FRIDAY  
FLORATAM ST. AUGUSTINE

Available by the piece every Friday. 
Weather permitting.  16”x24” piece   Only $1.29
Raleigh St. Augustine available every day. Only $1.19ea.

 


Remember to ask for your
MILBERGER’S FREQUENT BUYERS CARD.

Ten visits to the nursery
and one purchase per visit
and your Frequent Buyer Card becomes a
$50.00 Gift Certificate



Milberger's is a certified WaterGardenExcellence retailer and we can provide you with the expert advice you need to install or maintain the water features in your landscape. We can provide you with complete pond kits, aquatic plants, koi and all the materials you may need to be a sucessful water gardener.
FOR MORE ON WATER GARDENS CLICK HERE

 

What's Blooming Now?


  • Scarier Than Ever

    Watch out! It's coming! .Milbergers's Boo-tique and Monster Maze. Kids of all ages can ruin through our maze or take memorable photos in our Pumpkin Patch and ride the famous Terror Train.
  • Texas Superstar Plants at Milberger's

    Plants that thrive in our dry, hot summers are available at Milberger's.
  • Vegetable Gardening for Kids

    Free Kids Gardening Class at the nursery. Sat., Aug., 30 from 10:00am to Noon. Vegetable gardening geared for small hands with some fun take-home activities.
  • Help Wanted

    Milberger’s Nursery is looking for some enthusiastic and friendly people to become a part of our team as cashiers, full and part time, and carryouts. We have immediate openings for someone who wants to be a part of our great team. Must be able to work on Saturdays or Sundays and pass a drug screening test. If this interests you, stop by the nursery to apply in person.

September 
Gardening Events

Tues., Sept 23 --   7:00 program start
Native Plant Society of Texas, San Antonio Chapter Monthly Chapter monthly meeting. Check web site for program details.http://sanantoniochapter.wordpress.com. Everyone is welcome. Lions Field Adult Center, 2809 Broadway.  npsot.sanantonio@gmail.com.

Sat., Sept 20 – 8:30am to Noon
Texas Water Star Program Earth-Kind® Landscape School, Second of a Four-Part Series for Homeowners will target new homeowners in the Alamo area interested in learning the best practices for home landscaping and gardening.  3.5 CEUs per session for Master Gardeners.  Registration fee:  $60 for all four Saturday sessions or $100 For a Couple (same household) or $20 per session; RSVP and registration & fee due Aug 27.  Held at Texas A&M AgriLife Ext Svc, 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208, San Antonio, TX 78230  Contact Angel Torres, (210) 467-6575, or matorres@ag.tamu.edu.

Sat., Sept, 27 — 10:a, ‘til Noon
Kids Gardening Class at Milberger’s. Hands-on, fun-in-the-garden workshop designed for children 5 to 10. Free but call to reserve a spot because class size is limited. 210-497-3760

October
Gardening Events

Wed., Oct 1 at 10am
KSAT 12’s Meteorologist, Katie Vossler shares her weather-news experiences and explore the controversy over today's "hot" weather topics: global warming, climate change, extreme drought, etc. Presented by San Antonio Garden Center Clubs at  3310 N. New Braunfels @ Funston.  Join us for coffee at 9:30; meetings are free and open to the public. San Antonio Garden Center  (210) 824-9981.

Every Wednesday:
Wed., Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - 10am 'til 2:30pm
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners Class. : Learn practical gardening techniques and values from faculty and staff of Texas A&M University and Texas AgriLife Extension, as well as from Certified Master Gardener Specialists.  The cost is $190. Cindy Waechter, 830-624-1114 cindy.waecher@gmail.com 

Sat., Oct 4 – 8:30am to Noon
Texas Water Star Program Earth-Kind® Landscape School, Third of a Four-Part Series for Homeowners, for homeowners in the Alamo area interested in learning the best practices for home landscaping and gardening.  3.5 CEUs per session for Master Gardeners.  Registration fee:  $60 for all four Saturday sessions or $100 For a Couple (same household) or $20 per session; RSVP and registration & fee due Aug 27. at Texas A&M AgriLife Ext Svc, 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208, San Antonio, TX 78230 Contact Angel Torres, (210) 467-6575, or matorres@ag.tamu.edu.

Thur., Oct. 16 at 6:30pm
Drying and Arranging Herbs for the Holidays with  Mary Dunford, owner of Nature’s Herb Farm and co-founder of the SA Herb Society at the San Antonio Garden Center, 3310 N. New Braunfels. Free and open to the public.  210-826-6860 or mbelisle@satx.rr.com.

Sat., Oct 18—10am ‘til 2pm
Milberger’s Blood Drive. An opportunity to give the gift of life. As a thank you each donor will receive a $10 Milberger Gift Certificate. In addition all presenting donors will receive a gift from South Texas Blood and Tissue Center. 210-497-3760. 

Sat., Oct 18 – 10:30am ‘til Noon
Winter Color, Free Earth-Kind Education Seminar conducted by David Rodriguez, Horticulturist with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. David will show you how to correctly select, properly plant and efficiently maintain blooms for winter color. Bring plenty of questions and a notebook. Milberger’s Landscape Nursery, (210) 497-3760 

Sat., Oct 18 – 8:30am to Noon
Texas Water Star Program Earth-Kind® Landscape School, Last of a Four-Part Series for Homeowners that targets new homeowners in the Alamo area interested in learning the best practices for home landscaping and gardening.  3.5 CEUs per session for Master Gardeners.  Registration fee:  $60 for all four Saturday sessions or $100 For a Couple (same household) or $20 per session; RSVP and registration & fee due Aug 27. At Texas A&M AgriLife Ext Svc, 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208, San Antonio, TX 78230 Contact Angel Torres, (210) 467-6575, or matorres@ag.tamu.edu.

Tues, Oct 21 – 6:30pm
Home Aquaponics.  Join David Rodriguez when he introduces Steven Sumrow from Aquaponic Systems USA.  During this two-hour presentation, you will learn how to create your own Home Aquaponics to grow plants and vegetables in a water environment along with aquatic fish.   (2 CEUs for Master Gardeners and Interns.) Texas A&M AgriLife Ext Svc, 3355 Cherry Ridge, San Antonio.   Fee:  $10.  Part of the Backyard Gardening Series.  RSVP to Angel Torres at 210 467-6575or matorres@ag.tamu.edu

Sat., Oct, 25 — 10:a, ‘til Noon
Pumpkin Decorating at Milbergr’s Kids Gardening Class. Hands-on, fun-in-the-garden workshop  for children 5 to 10. Free but call to reserve a spot because class size is limited. 210-497-3760.

Tues., Oct 28 --   7:00 program start
Native Plant Society of Texas, San Antonio Chapter Monthly Chapter monthly meeting. Check web site for program details.http://sanantoniochapter.wordpress.com. Everyone is welcome. Lions Field Adult Center, 2809 Broadway.  npsot.sanantonio@gmail.com.