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The Strader's Blog

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Give Joyously This Holiday Season

Give Joyously This Holiday Season

This holiday season, find a winter wonderland of gifts at your local Strader’s! Our elves have been busy decking our halls with an assortment of items to spread holiday cheer to your loved ones. Here’s our guide to holiday gifting all season long!
Spring Ahead This Fall Season With Bulbs

Spring Ahead This Fall Season With Bulbs

While your clocks must fall back in just a few short weeks, your garden can still spring forward—with bulbs! At Strader’s, we’ve stocked up on all our favorite bulbs for next spring, including Daffodils, Tulips, Garlic, and more! Stop by any of our six convenient locations in Columbus, Ohio and our friendly staff can help you select from our huge assortment of bulbs to plant now, for a spring full of colorful blooms!
Enjoy Amazing Autumn Days Ahead

Enjoy Amazing Autumn Days Ahead

With crisp, cool days just around the corner, we love that it’s almost autumn in central Ohio. September is the perfect month to ready your home—and your garden—for the festive season ahead. Here’s our list of ways to make the most of your yard this fall with Strader’s!
Savor the Final Days of Summer in Your Yard

Savor the Final Days of Summer in Your Yard

While many gardeners wait until fall to plant, back-to-school season is a busy time for many across central Ohio. The good news is that you don’t have to wait until September or October to do your fall planting—in fact, August is the perfect time to tackle those projects around the yard that you may have put off over the summer, from planting to mulching and even repotting houseplants!
Soak Up Your Summer

Soak Up Your Summer

Aptly named the lazy days of summer, July is a time to relax, unwind, and enjoy the hard work you’ve put into your garden this year. Spring planting is a distant memory and the fall harvest has yet to come, so now’s the time to enjoy the long days, warm summer nights, and slow down this summer.
Support local pollinators with Ohio native plants

Support Local Pollinators with Ohio Native Plants

To honor the local pollinators in your garden, we highly recommend that you add Ohio native plants to your landscape so that vital pollinators like bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, moths, and other insects and small mammals can thrive—and make your garden thrive as well!