15 Plants for Curb Appeal

curb ap·peal noun noun: curb appeal; noun: kerb appeal the attractiveness of a property for sale and its surroundings when viewed from the street. “landscaping, the front entrance, and the condition of the paint or siding are the biggest factors in curb appeal” Make a great first impression with a beautifully landscaped entrance that will […]

Creating a Pet Friendly Garden

Pets are important members of your family.  You love them and care for them; but did you ever consider gardening for them?  Just because you plant and weed and groom your yard for your own enjoyment doesn’t mean that your cat or dog is oblivious to it!  They like to relax and play in the […]

Starting Your First Vegetable Garden

Gardening is such a satisfying activity because it results in a tangible product that can be tasted or touched and boosts your sense of accomplishment. I remember the first garden I ever planted because it produced the most beautiful spinach I have ever seen. I was about five years old and my gardening passions had […]

5 Easy to Grow Seeds for the Garden

Plant what you like, eat what you grow!     Decide which vegetables your family likes best.  Then, do the research on when to sow your seeds in your garden or give them an early start indoors.  Crops like beans and squash germinate quickly when seeds are sown directly in the soil.  Root vegetables like carrot […]

Fresh, Local Produce Delivered

Fairview Garden Center has partnered with local produce farm, Smith’s Nursery to provide our customers with fresh, sustainable-grown fruits, veggies & more through the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program called the Doorstep Market. A CSA is a way for the food buying public to create a relationship with a farm and to receive a weekly […]

Grow Your Own Sandwich

My Homegrown Sandwich (aka The Most Rewarding Lunch) Spring is in the air.   The sun is a little brighter.  Between the clouds and rain there are days of warmth to bask in.  My spirits begin to lift with the sun.  My mind trails to the flower beds and all I need to do to get […]

Fresh, Local Produce Delivered

Fairview Garden Center has partnered with local produce farm, Smith’s Nursery to provide our customers with fresh, sustainable-grown fruits, veggies & more through the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program called the Doorstep Market. A CSA is a way for the food buying public to create a relationship with a farm and to receive a weekly […]

Top Garden Gift for Mother’s Day

We asked some of the hard working mamas at Fairview Garden Center what they would like to receive as a Mother’s Day treat.  Here’s what they said: Mom 1:  Sheaffer Sheaffer is mom to Isabella 12, Adeline 7, Archer 3, Caspian 19 months.  When her kids asked her what she wanted for Mother’s Day from the […]

Get Out and Dig

Improve the way you spend quality time with your family outdoors.  Gardening is good for your mind, body, soul and even the value of your home.  Fairview Garden Center has everything you need to help make you the hero our your yard.  It’s time to let the dirt fly!

Fairview’s Flora and Food Trucks 2017

Enjoy gourmet, local food while surrounded by beautiful blooms.  The fifth annual Fairview Garden Center Flora and Food Trucks series will feature some of the most popular and delicious food trucks in the Triangle.  These events will take place on spring Saturdays, April 1 through May 27, 11:30 AM until 2:30 PM at 8224 Holly Springs Rd. […]