Author Archives: Thayer Nursery

Tree and Shrub Planting Instructions

by Thayer Nursery

Preparing the hole Dig a hole that is slightly more shallow than the depth of the root ball and twice as wide. Loosen the soil in the planting hole to allow the roots to grow easily. Preparing the plant If the plant is in a container, gently remove the pot. It may be necessary to [...]

Spring… A Fresh Start!

by Thayer Nursery

For gardeners, spring is the real beginning of the New Year and it represents a fresh start! At Thayer Nursery, this spring in particular promises exciting new changes. We are turning 47 this year and decided it might be time for a makeover. We have engaged experts, including landscape architects and engineers, to help us [...]

Fall Foliage Explained!

by Thayer Nursery

We all know that New England has great autumn color, but did you know that we have the most spectacular display in the world? It’s because of the wide variety of deciduous trees and the climate here, with each autumn bringing bright, sunny days and cool nights. To understand why leaves change color this time [...]