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Plants For Butterflies! – Fox 26 News Dropped by J&J Nursery, Spring, TX, to Take a Look!!

Find out about plants for Butterflies in this newscast!

Rashi from Fox 26 News visited us today, May 1st, to see the Monarch caterpillars having a light snack on our Milkweed plants! She also saw different stages of butterfly development on the plants.

Marley made it into the newscast, too!



“What’s a butterfly garden without butterflies?” -Roy Rogers

#butterflies, #milkweed, Fox26news, #springtx, #tomballtx, #thewoodlandstx

Blooming plants that can take the Houston heat all summer – Fox 26 TV News Visited J&J NURSERY!

Here’s the newscast clip from April 30th!

The video is about planting flowers that can handle the hot Texas sun! Find out about getting beautiful blooms during the hot weather! You also get to see how to weed your flowerbeds and apply Hi-Yield’s Turf and Ornamental Weed & Grass Stopper.

Rashi’s, Fox 26 News, Twitter Comments about J&J’s!

Rashi was surprised by J&J’s Street Sign welcoming the Fox 26 News Crew!

*Bloom where you are planted!*

#flowerplantingtips #Fox26News! #Fox26News #houstontx #plantingflowerbeds #bloomsforhotsun #springtx #thewoodlandstx #tomballtx #bloomingplants #blooms

Monarch Butterflies Are Coming Soon!

Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies at Madison Gardens Nursery!

See these photos of Monarch Caterpillars having a tasty snack on the Milkweed plants at Madison Gardens!

Look at this! Can you see 13 caterpillars on the Milkweed! — at Madison Gardens.

Look at this! Can you see 13 caterpillars on the Milkweed! — at Madison Gardens.

Milkweed is a great food source for these butterflies.
We carry Milkweed plants at Madison Gardens Nursery. Flutter by and get yours! Help the Monarch population!

Monarch Caterpillars having a Thursday morning brunch on some Milkweed!

Monarch Caterpillars having a Thursday morning brunch on some Milkweed!

Milkweed snack time!

Milkweed snack time!

Looks like someone got lost. Don't worry, we put the caterpillars back on the Milkweed plants!

Looks like someone got lost. Don’t worry, we put the caterpillars back on the Milkweed plants!

Baby Caterpillars!

Baby Caterpillars!

Springtime Party of Caterpillars!

Springtime Party of Caterpillars!

“A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.”

#SpringTx #Texas #monarch #monarchbutterfly #Houston #Milkweed #Milkweedplant #butterfly

Hanging Baskets of Bougainvilleas, Petunias and more!

Hanging Baskets!

Visit J&J Nursery and Madison Gardens Nursery for our hanging baskets that just arrived!

We have baskets of petunias, begonias, bougainvilleas, succulents, ivies and more!

Bougainvillea hanging baskets in a variety of colors!

Bougainvillea hanging baskets in a variety of colors!

Just arrived, new bougainvillea baskets!

Just arrived, new bougainvillea hanging baskets! Spring has finally sprung!

Bougainvillea hanging baskets in fucshia, white, purple and more!

Bougainvillea hanging baskets in fucshia, white, purple and more!

Backyards and hanging baskets, they go together like a tree and leaves.

Multi-colored bougainvillea hanging basket!

Multi-colored bougainvillea hanging basket!

Friends, Family and hanging baskets make life a garden!

Hanging baskets and flats of flowers!

Hanging baskets and flats of flowers!

#bougainvillea #petunias #spring #tx #houston #gardening #summercolor #hangingbaskets

Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies!

Look what we found!

Here is a monarch butterfly on one of our milkweed plants! These plants attract the caterpillars and this plant is where their chrysalis formation occurs.

Monarch Butterfly having a snack of Milkweed!

Monarch Butterfly having a snack of Milkweed!

#Texas #monarch #monarchbutterfly #Houston #Milkweed #Milkweedplant #butterfly #springtx

Earthworms Casting Presentation – Wormologist Gary Greene

Earthworm casting presentation at J&J's Nursery, Spring, TX!

Earthworm casting presentation at J&J’s Nursery, Spring, TX!


Join us Saturday 4/11 at 10:00 AM with our wormologist, Gary Greene. It’s for a free presentation on how to improve your flowerbeds and garden beds with worm castings!

You won’t regret worming your way into this!

Earthworm castings! The richest, natural soil nourishment know to humans!

Earthworms castings! The richest, natural soil nourishment know to humans!

Tomatoes with earthworm castings.

Tomatoes with earthworm castings.



Inch your way over to J&J’s Nursery for the presentation!
Earthworm castings are great for your garden!

Earthworm castings are great for your garden!

EARTHWORM CASTINGS Gardening Class Reminder, J&J Nursery, Spring, TX

Just a reminder, we have a class on earthworm castings coming up on April 4th! Come by at 10AM and find out what earthworm castings can do for your garden! No RSVP necessary!

Earthworm castings! The richest, natural soil nourishment know to humans!

Earthworm castings! The richest, natural soil nourishment known to humans!

Class is April 7th, 10AM – 12PM!!

Earthworm castings is the richest, natural, soil nourishment known to humans. That’s right! As little as a tablespoon of pure earthworm castings provides enough organic plant nutrients to feed a 6″ potted plant! It promotes splitting of plants!

Tomatoes with earthworm castings.

Tomatoes with earthworm castings.

New Plants, Flowers, Shrubs at Madison Gardens Nursery, Spring, TX!

More plants at Madison! Spring keeps springing!

New arrivals of hanging baskets, flowers, trees, shrubs, ground cover and more are hopping on over to Madison Gardens Nursery this week!

Hanging baskets and flats of flowers!

Hanging baskets and flats of flowers!

Beautiful hibiscus trees!

Beautiful hibiscus trees!

Bright green creeping jenny!

Bright green creeping jenny!

Decorative lettuce!

Decorative lettuce! In the winter, this is one of the few plants that will provide color!

Bright and cheerful flats of colors for your gardens!

Bright and cheerful flats of colors for your gardens!

Ragwort - something unique!

Ragwort – something unique!

Don’t forget to fertilize your plants!

For excellent results, you can fertilize your flowering plants with Color Star!

For excellent results, you can fertilize your flowering plants with Color Star!

Fertilizers for your azaleas, citrus trees, trees and shrubs!

We carry fertilizers for your azaleas, citrus trees, trees and shrubs!

Fresh Garden Vegetables at J&J Nursery and Madison Gardens Nursery, Spring, TX

Pepper vegetables to plant!

Plenty of peppers to liven up your vegetable gardens and entrees.

Imagine cooking your dinner with fresh vegetables and herbs from your garden! You can with Chef Jeff’s vegetables here at J&J Nursery!

We have customers who put their vegetable and herb gardens right by their kitchen and step out and get the vegetables right while cooking! Imagine doing that in your very home, too!

We have all kinds of herbs including rosemary, cilantro, French tarragon, basil, sweet basil, creeping rosemary, parsley, sage, lemongrass, peppermint, sweet mint, lavender and more! Some of our rosemary is over a foot tall in the pot!

Tomato vegetables to plant!

Imagine fresh tomatoes from your garden for breakfast, tomatoes in your salad and tomatoes for your dinner entrees!

Come see our extensive selection of tomato vegetables available to plant in your garden.

Tomato vegetables.

Tomato vegetables for planting!

Vegetables

Tomatoes for weeks!

We have a wide assortment of tomatoes! We have celebrity, big boy, better boy, early girl, sundried, tomato 100, Juliet, super 100, patio tomatoes, roma and more! Try a few different ones out in your garden!

Vegetables

Fresh vegetables for your tasty entrees!

Vegetables for your garden!

Spring is the time to get your vegetable garden growing!

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We have a wide assortment of vegetables beside tomatoes. Check out our scrumptious cucumbers, zucchini, okra, pumpkins and more! We even have black diamond watermelon. Wow, we have arugula, too!

Plant your vegetables in a mix of half mushroom compost and half topsoil and watch them grow! Mushroom compost with fertilizer and earthworm castings is the best combination for your vegetables! Go green, eat green!