Collier's Garden Scoop

May 2023

Summer temps are settling in but we still have a great selection of annuals, perennials, herbs, veggies and hanging baskets! Maybe your garden is filling up, or maybe you haven't even begun digging yet (it's not too late, by the way); in either case, we hope to see you this month.

Mother's Day is this Sunday, May 14th

Come by the nursery this week to find beautiful blooms for Mom!

Beat the Heat with Cool Combos

We are well-stocked with annuals for containers and flower beds! These colorful mixtures were created with plants that are in-store now to give you a peek at the variety that's still available. Best suited for full or partial sun, these are durable and reliable options that will thrive through the summer.

Vibrant Mix

Coleus Inferno

Crossandra Watermelon

Cuphea Vermillionaire

Geranium Tango Orange

Salvia Skyscraper Orange

Sunpatiens Compact Hot Coral

Vinca Tattoo Orange

Bright Mix

Bacopa MegaCopa Blue

Helichrysum Silver Threads

Lantana Lucky Lavender

Pentas Glitterati Purple Star

Salvia Summer Jewel Lavender

SuperCal Lavender Star

Verbena Firehouse Grape

Sunny Mix

Coleus FlameThrower Salsa Verde

Cyperus Baby Moses

Euphorbia Euphoric White

Gerbera Daisy Jaguar Yellow

Lantana Sundance Yellow

Plectranthus Lemon Twist

Sedum Lemon Coral

Bold Mix

Angelonia Archangel Raspberry

Caladium Berries 'N Burgundy

Calibrachoa Cabaret Light Pink Kiss

Catharanthus Soiree Kawaii Light Purple

Coleus Terra Nova Marrakesh

Setcreasea Purple Queen

Sweet Potato Vine Blackie

Prime Time for Perennials

Now's the time to shop our best selection of perennials- we have a huge variety currently, including options for sun and shade, as well as some native plants!

Pictured here: Digitalis Pink Panther (Foxglove)

Herbs & Veggies

for a Savory Summer

There's still time to plant edibles to enjoy harvesting this summer! Because our growers have the most extensive availability this time of the year, we have a tremendous selection. For example, we currently have 7 varieties of both basil and mint to choose from!

Basil varieties in stock: African Blue, Cinnamon Bouquet, Lemon, Red Rubin, Spicy Globe, Sweet Dolce Fresca, Sweet Thai Siam Queen

Mint varieties in stock: Chocolate, Kentucky Colonel, Mojito, Orange, Peppermint, Spearmint, Strawberry

May Lawn Care

Apply fertilome Lawn Food Plus Iron to Zoysia and Bermuda lawns mid-May.

Apply fertilome Centipede Lawn Fertilizer (15-0-15) to Centipede lawns mid-May.

COLLIER'S NURSERY | 2904 OLD ROCKY RIDGE ROAD 35243 | 205-822-3133

Late Spring Hours

Monday through Saturday 9 to 5:30

Sunday 1 to 5

(through June 11)

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

Open Saturday 9 to 5:30

Closed Sunday and Monday

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