Spring has arrived at Merced Gardens.
As Merced’s only locally owned Independent Garden Center & Nursery we work hard to bring you the best varieties of vegetables, bedding plants, landscape plants, fruit trees & more sourced from quality California growers.
Refresh your flower beds
Blooming now: Gazanias, Osteospurmum (African Daisy), Ice Plant, Nasturtium, Impatiens, Scabiosa, Ranunculus and Pansies (for that quick splash of color).
Start a vegetable garden
New this year: Renee’s Garden Seeds Our customers requested this wonderful line of seeds sourced from sustainable and organic growers. Start your seedlings now! Hot this year: Edible Container Gardening and Renee’s Seeds has a variety of specialty seeds just for container planting. Watch our event page for upcoming classes on container gardening!
Starting from seed not your thing? Stop by and pick up your favorite tomato, pepper, herbs and plants in six packs and 4 inch containers. Just a quick word of warning…the average last date of frost in Merced is April 1st. So if you plant early, be prepared to cover your tender plants if we have a frost warning!
BARE ROOT FRUIT TREES ARE NOT ALL ALIKE
Healthy Trees need SUN, AIR, and WATER.
Compare “OURS” vs. “”THEIRS”
- San Joaquin Valley Grown
- Locally grown means best adaptability for your yard, garden or orchard
- 2 year rootstock for fast and healthy tree development
- Our knowledgeable nursery staff can help you plan your backyard orchard with”
- taste, growth habit, and fruit ripening time and
- detailed planting instructions to insure your success
- stored in a plastic bag in a cardboard box
- small caliper and small rootsize mean longer tree development time and smaller initial harvests
- Limited varieties/grown out of area–or out of state!
- “Their” staff refers you to Merced Gardens for plant information…(but they’re polite about it
Stop by now for the best selection in Merced County! Many Heirloom Varieties! (an updated list of varieties delivered this week follows)
Remember….it cannot be stressed enough -
Our Bare Root Trees and Berries are locally grown which means they are best suited for our San Joaquin Valley climate!
Our knowledgeable staff will be happy answer your questions, help you select a variety and assist you with planting instructions that will insure quality fruit production for many years to come.
Call us at 209 384-0513 for more information.
-VARIETIES AVAILABLE - as of 1/11/2013
(Quantities are limited)
Belle de Boskoop
Cox Orange Pippin
Hudsons Golden Gem
White Winter Pearman
Violette De Bordeaux
Donut Stark (white)
Max Red Bartlett
All in One
Dwarf Garden Prince
Eastern Concord (seedless)
Black Satin Thornless
Saturday December 17, 2011
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Please join us for some holiday cheer!
Enjoy some hot cider and holiday treats while you browse our
selection of seasonal plants and unique gifts. Our cider is made with Stephanie’s
favorite “Aspen Mulling Spices” which is available today for the special price
$3.99 a carton.
***Poinsettias Buy 1 get 1 Free***
Plants for the Holidays and Beyond
Shop our variety of living Christmas trees and shrubs including, blue spruce, juniper, pyracantha, holly and a selection of “decorated” rosemary bushes. These will add a fragrant and festive touch to any holiday
home décor and can be planted in your yard to enjoy for many years to come.
Choose from a variety of gift baskets for your favorite gardener or bird lover (supplies are limited so shop early!)
We also have a limited number of full size Steel Wagon Wheels for your yard….specially priced at $34.99
Give a gift that keeps on giving……..
Seeds for Pups/Organic Grow Kit
Profits from the purchase of this organic grow kit funds the training of service
dogs for Iraq & Afghanistan war vets.
Special Storewide Holiday Sale includes:
- 50 % off all Holiday Décor.
- 30% off all solar lighting
- 30% off All Sunday Afternoon UVF Sun Protective
- 30 % off All Birdhouse & Birdfeeders
- Special clearance section – up to 75% off.
We hope to see you soon!
Happy Holidays from our garden to yours.
We have added a selection of unique “gifts for the garden and more” in our retail shop for your holiday shopping pleasure. Our Small Business Saturday in store promotion includes 30 – 50% off “gifts for the garden and more” and a special clearance section with savings up to 70%.
Receive a $25.00 credit on your American Express Card!
Register your American Express credit card, shop at your favorite registered small business (we hope it’s Merced Gardens!) and receive a $25.00 credit on your American Express statement.
It’s like getting $25.00 in free merchandise! Offer available on Small Business Saturday only!
Remember~~you MUST register with American Express in advance…Check here to see the details and register your card.
Want to keep up with the daily buzz at Merced Gardens? Visit and “like” our Facebook page.
We hope to see you as we celebrate Small Business Saturday on November 26th from 9:00 am ~ 5:00 pm.
Brad, Stephanie, Lisa and Richard.
Fall flowers selections include snap dragons and iclandic poppies.
Now is also a grest time to plant shade, fruit and ornamental trees.
We carry a huge variety of popular and unusual trees including crape myrtles, california pepper, corkscrew willow, australian bottle tree, tipu, chinese pistache, raywood ash, strawberrry tree, camphor, gingko bilova.
New arrivals weekly.