Tomato and Squash Gratin

TOMATO AND SQUASH GRATIN Wallace's Garden Center

INGREDIENTS: 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 onions halved, sliced 4 cloves garlic minced 2 zucchini (1 pound, cut into 1/4″ slices) 2 summer squash  ( 1 pound, cut into 1/4″ slices) 7 small tomatoes (1 pound, cut into 1/4″ slices) 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper 2 teaspoons (1…

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8 Colorful Annuals to Jump Start Your Spring Garden

pink dahlia flower Wallace's Garden Center

Get creative with your colorful annuals this year! Check out our list of colorful annuals to try in your garden this spring.   Gardening season is upon us, and it’s time to get inspired with vibrant pops of color for your garden beds and pots.  Marigolds You simply can’t resist these cheerful little rays of…

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Ideas for Designing a Vegetable Garden Layout

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You don’t have to sacrifice style when it comes to your vegetable garden. Design an exciting veggie garden this year!   There’s a lot to consider as you dream of your perfect vegetable garden: varieties, spacing, and of course, layout! Getting organized and creative with your vegetable garden layout can help you have your best…

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Soft Scones

scones recipe Wallace's Garden Center

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons cold unsalted butter diced 1 box 3.4 ounces instant pudding mix 1/2 cup heavy cream or whipping cream 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Extra flavors (lemon zest, chocolate chips, chopped dried fruit that’s rehydrated) For…

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Top 9 Tips for Choosing and Using Mulch

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Here’s our guide for everything you need to know about choosing and using mulch in your garden this year.   Mulching is a great way to get your garden looking beautiful while saving water and protecting your plants. Ready to get mulching? Read on for tips on the best garden mulch to use in your…

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Chicken Bog

chicken bog Wallace's Garden Center

This quick and easy one-pot meal is sure to become a family favorite around the house!     INGREDIENTS:   2 tablespoons olive oil  1 cup chopped yellow onion  1 cup chopped carrots   2 teaspoons chopped garlic  1 1/2 cups uncooked long-grain white rice  1 teaspoon kosher salt  3/4 teaspoon black pepper  4 cups chicken…

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Understanding Frost Dates and Zones

calendula flower with frost Wallace's Garden Center

Jumping the gun on planting may leave you in the weeds! Read our complete guide on frost dates and zones.   Understanding frost dates and zones can give you the upper hand in your gardening endeavors. Knowing your frost dates by zone can help protect your plants and save you plenty of headaches. Stay in…

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Easter Cookie Pie

Easter chocolate candy Wallace's Garden Center

Put your leftover Easter candy to good use!   INGREDIENTS FOR CAKE:   1/2 C unsalted sweet cream butter, softened 3/4 C sugar 1 egg 1 egg yolk 2 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 C flour 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 1/2 tsp cornstarch 1/2 C M & M…

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