We need pollinators

We need pollinators

Everyone is talking about pollinators these days. But what’s the big deal? What are pollinators? Why should we care about pollinators? This year at Pleasant View Gardens, we have been hosting our own colony of honeybees, and enjoyed playing an active role in the...
Delightful Daffodils

Delightful Daffodils

Whether in your garden or in a vase on the table, nothing says springtime like daffodils! The colors are so bright and cheery, even on the rainiest spring days daffodils can bring a smile to anyone’s face! Want to grow them yourself? Anything and everything you...
Spring Fever

Spring Fever

All this sunshine and fast-melting snow is making me anxious to get out in the garden! How about you? Though it might be a bit too early to dig into the gardens, there are some things you can do now to get a head-start on the season and maybe even get your hands a...
Native Plants for Pollinators

Native Plants for Pollinators

We all know that native plants serve many great purposes. They filter groundwater and remove contaminants, they provide habitat and food for birds, and they help prevent erosion. But there are several native plants that benefit our native pollinator populations as...