April 12, 2018

Pansies (Viola family) are a perfect early addition to your spring garden!

Pansies are easy to grow, maintain and add a wide variety of color to any planter or border. Normally sold as an annual, they are actually biennials, meaning they last two distinct seasons.  Spri...

October 19, 2017

It's like a little vacation, your foliage plants get to spend nearly 6 whole months outside, breathing the fresh air, getting some sun and warm humid temperatures.  But wait... now it's getting cooler outside.  It's time to bring them inside!  Do you have a nice spot f...

October 19, 2017

The Big Pumpkin has arrived!  Every year Dan Schantz Greenhouse goes in search for the biggest pumpkin grown in Pennsylvania.  Why?  Because it's fun, actually.  How often does the public get to see a massive "ton" of cucurbit flesh, surrounded in a warped blob of a sh...

October 18, 2017

If you had a high performing vegetable plant this past summer ( or it just tasted SOOOO good you want to make sure you get some of the same bounty for next year) then save the seeds!  

No matter what time of year it is, as long as you still have "fruit on the vine" you...

October 18, 2017

Fairytale, Jarrahdale, Cheese and Brown Neck pumpkins are decorative enough to sit around looking pretty for weeks before you decide to cook them!  Deep orange flesh inside creates a beautiful dish, and the flavor is irresistible! 

Perfect for pies, saute, soups, b...