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Why Garden in Containers?

There are a lot of reasons to choose to garden in containers. Containers can be decorative masonry with lacquered colors   or they can be the classic red clay flower pots. Other options include half…

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July Gardening Tasks

  • If you had grub damage in the lawn last year it is time to apply a soil insecticide to control this year’s grubs before they grow too large to control. The same soil…
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Planting Aquatic Plants

Gardening with aquatics is similar to other forms of gardening in that you have to be aware of proper soil conditions, kinds of containers, proper planting techniques, fertility needs, and after planting care. What…

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Vitex – The Texas Lilac

If you are looking for a tough, yet gorgeous, shrub or small tree that attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds then at Texas Vitex will suit your landscape. This versatile plant can be trained as…

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Milberger Donations Go To Salvation Army

Milberger’s Trey Hazlett presents a check to the Salvation Army for the proceeds from the sale of Milberger’s Fiesta Medal collected at Milberger’s Fiesta Weekend.

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Texas Superstars for Full Sun

Laura Bush petunia was selected as a Superstar because it is a fast growing, spreading plant with attractive pink or violet blooms. Additionally it is more heat tolerant than most other petunias. If it…

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Butterfly Gardening

The key to attracting butterflies to your landscape in Central Texas is to have both nectar producing and egg-laying plants growing. Among the best nectar-producing plants are Gregg’s mistflower, milkweed, sunflower, and porterweed. Zinnias…

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Fiesta medals

Milberger’s 2018 Fiesta Medals are on sale for $7.00 each! All medal sales proceeds will be donated to the San Antonio Metropolitan Area Command of the Salvation Army.


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Spring Vegetable Gardening Seminar

David Rodriguez, Extension Horticulturist for Texas A&M AgriLIFE Extension Service addresses the audience at Milberger’s free Spring Vegetable garden seminar.

Earth-Kind combines organic and traditional principles that help homeowners create lush yet environmentally safe gardens…

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What You Can Do in Your Garden Now

Tomato transplants are available at area nurseries. Use selections such as the new Rodeo tomato-Sunbright and other varieties that thrive in our area. Wait until late March to plant tomatoes in the garden, the…

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