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Riverview App

Have you ever wished that you could easily find great deals and coupons for Riverview? Now you can!

Our new Smartphone App makes it easy to earn rewards and to be up to date on the latest sales, promotions and fun events at Riverview.

To download, search “Riverview Tree” on itunes or Google Play, download the app […]

How to Trim a Hydrangea in the Spring

Be careful when trimming your hydrangea bush! This tutorial shows you how to trim the winter die back off hydrangeas without losing this year’s blooms.

 

Rewards Program

Riverview has a new rewards program for smart phone users. Search “Riverview Tree” on itunes or Google Play, download our free app and create an account. You’ll get a reward just for signing up, and every time you make a purchase, you’ll earn points to get more rewards!

With this new app you can:

Earn rewards when […]

DIY Air Plant Globe Terrarium

View this quick tutorial to see how an air plant globe terrarium is made! Once your terrarium is complete, remember to mist your air plant (tillandsia) 1-2 times per week to keep it happy and healthy. Place in a area where your terrarium will receive bright, indirect light. For questions on this and other houseplants, […]

Flowers with Vegetables

The original idea of mixing vegetables and flowers was based not in prettiness, but in pest control.

The following are commonly used for this purpose and the petals of the Nasturtiums and Calendula also make a colorful & tasty addition to salads!  […]

Tips for Annual Selection & Care

Choose Well

To ensure attractive healthy annuals all season, choose full, well branched plants with good foliage color and – on flowering annuals – an abundance of buds. Don’t go for the biggest plants or most open blooms, these are more likely to be leggy and burned out too soon. If the latter is all you find, you can improve their appearance and longevity by pruning them back by about one third to encourage branching and fresh growth. […]

Lighten Up! Brightening and enlivening the shade garden

Hosta and ferns are standards for the perennial shade garden. They have similar growing condition requirements and the contrast of fine-textured fronds and broad Hosta leaves does bring dimension and quiet contrast. All well and good for a supremely serene retreat, but what if you’d like to energize your shadowy shade realm a bit? […]

Pruning Landscape Trees & Shrubs

Pruning of trees and shrubs can help them stay within a certain size limit to fit the confines and aesthetics of a garden space. More importantly, pruning encourages fuller plants – thus more foliage for photosynthesis, more blooms to attract pollinators, more fruits for you and any creatures you share them with. […]

Plants to Celebrate Spring’s Return

Late winter into early spring is when we crave fresh growth, a bit of color…some sign that spring is really returning!! Swelling buds on Pussy Willow and dainty Snowdrop blooms – which might be overlooked or scoffed at if amongst the lushness of summer plant life – bring excitement, praise and hope! These are soon followed […]

Beneficial Mulches Assist with Chemical-Free Garden Health

Benefits of Mulching

Long before modern day use as a purely decorative element, mulch had an established history of benefitting plants, soil and gardeners. This is still its highest calling. A good layer of beneficial mulch can reduce stress on plants by regulating soil temperatures and reducing moisture loss and competition from weeds. In the veggie […]