Kids Plant a Planter for Mom 2021

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Flying W Gardens Greenhouse is once again inviting kids to plant a pot for Mom! May 6 -9 the greenhouse will be open for kids to pop in and plant a flower pot. The greenhouse will be open from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Cost is $5.00 per pot. No appointment or registration necessary, just stop by. Flying W Gardens 32517 US 71 Park Rapids, MN 56470

Job Announcement

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Flying W Gardens is seeking a motivated, punctual, hard-working team player to assist in residential and commercial landscape construction. Candidate must enjoy working outdoors, creating exciting new landscapes for our customers in the Park Rapids area. Candidate must enjoy physical work and have the ability to work overtime. A current drivers license is required for this position.   Click here to download a copy of our employment application.

Plant a Hanging Basket – Park Rapids Community Ed

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Plant a hanging basket at Flying W Gardens, April 9 and 10. Assorted plants will be available and so will the tips on how to care for them! Teresa will even plant-sit your beautiful basket at the greenhouse until the weather is frost-free. All of the joy, none of the hassle! Plant and basket upgrades available at the greenhouse for an additional fee. This event will be held at Flying W Gardens, 32517 US 71, Park Rapids. Check the Park Rapids Community Ed website for available one-hour time slots on April 9 and 10. Cost $35.  Register online at Park Rapids Community Ed

Landscape Rock

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Decorative stone mulches add beauty to any application. Whether it be around your home to create a dry river bed or for use in rock beds and borders, soil stabilization or drainage applications.    

Trees, Shrubs and Vines

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No garden landscape is complete without trees and shrubs and some climbing vines to anchor the garden design and give it structure. Carefully selected trees, shrubs and vines will provide years of garden service and pleasure.   Evergreen shrubs make excellent hedges, privacy screens and wind or noise breaks. Some mature quickly into dense hedges and others develop with you, over time. We will help you choose an evergreen that suits your time frame for growth and maintenance. We carry the following varieties of shrubs: Deciduous Evergreen Vines Small Fruits Roses   Choosing a tree for your yard or garden requires some thought. The tree you select will be with you for years to come, so make sure the size, shape, color and growth habit of the tree is perfect for your needs. Our Garden Center professionals will help you determine the perfect tree for your growing environment. We...


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Many gardeners like perennial flower plants because they return year after year. These wonderful plants go above and beyond the call of duty, blooming for months, if not the whole summer and asking very little in return. Perennial plants should be the backbone of your garden. When you have blocks of color you can count on, you have time to pamper that special annual you just couldn’t resist at the garden center. To get the most bang from your buck, be sure to include some long blooming and repeat blooming perennial flowers in your garden design. Large blocks of color add impact to a garden and the best way to achieve that is with long blooming perennial flowers.Don’t forget all the great perennials for shade, perennials with great foliage and perennials for containers. Here are a few of the many perennials we carry in our Garden Center: Perennials that Attract Butterflies...