ISSUE #662 - FEBRUARY 22, 2018
Reconnect with your garden and get some fresh air with our winter pruning tips
PLEASE NOTE: Our retail stores are now closed for the season. We will reopen at a later date. Our office in Yarmouth will remain open during this period from 9am to 5pm Monday thru Friday (weather permitting) to provide customer service.
Winter Pruning Tips
If the recent warm weather has been giving you spring fever, a little winter pruning in the garden is a great excuse to get outdoors.

By taking a careful look around, you can get a head start on spring by doing a little nipping here and there on trees and shrubs that may not be overgrown yet but soon might be. As cliché as it is, "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."

However, we don't recommend revving up the chain saw or power pruners. The jobs most gardeners should be tackling on their own require only hand tools like pruners, loppers or hand saws. When using tools like these, remember to practice safe habits by working with a helper, knowing your limitations, and taking your time when attempting any of the following pruning techniques...
Make Plans to Visit the 2018 Maine Flower Show
The Maine Flower Show is returning for another season!

The 2018 Maine Flower Show will take place March 22-25 at Thompson's Point in Portland and will feature garden displays, exhibits, vendors, speakers and much more.

Learn more (and buy your advance tickets) by visiting the Maine Flower Show website. We'll see you there!
Estabrook's Gift Cards
Give the gift of gardening! Estabrook's Gift Cards make a perfect winter gift. Order online and we'll mail (or email) them to you or the recipient free of charge.
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