• Brighten Up the House with Houseplants

    December 17, 2021

    Winter can be a challenging time to grow houseplants, especially in Michigan where winter brings snow. The cold, dry air Michigan winters bring is unforgiving when it comes to the moisture needs of most plants, and minimal sunlight means your plants likely won’t flourish. The constantly-running furnace means that any moisture in the air will […]

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  • Holiday Gift Guide

    November 12, 2021

    ‘Tis the season, and at Simpson’s Greenhouse, we are starting to feel pretty jolly! One of the best parts of the holiday season is giving gifts to the ones who matter most to us. Shopping for those gifts, however, can sometimes be not so joyous when dealing with long lines and overcrowded stores. At Simpson’s, […]

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  • Late Fall Decorating

    October 13, 2021

    The days are growing shorter, the air is cooling, and the bright colors of summer are fading into the more subdued tones of autumn. A favorite time of year for many for its crisp feel, cozy clothing, and spiced flavors, autumn is a season where we seem to create our own warmth through color and […]

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  • Spruce Up Your Yard For Fall

    September 13, 2021

    One of the best parts of living in Michigan is the changing of seasons, especially when the Summer temps begin to give way to the cool mornings of Fall. The pops of vibrant colors signal its time for football games and sparkling campfires with a cup of hot cider in hand. As the trees begin […]

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    Curb Appeal

    August 6, 2021

    Watch enough HGTV and there’s one phrase you’re bound to hear over and over again: curb appeal. It’s a term the real estate world uses to describe how attractive a appears from the street. The stronger the curb appeal, the stronger your bargaining position with potential buyers. And one way to increase curb appeal is […]

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  • Planting Trees and Shrubs in the Summer

    July 6, 2021

    For as long as people have planted things into the Earth, there have been different views and opinions on the best ways and the best times to plant. One such example is the long-held belief that planting in the summer is a bad idea. The rule of thumb has always been to plant in spring […]

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  • It’s not too late to get your garden in!

    June 3, 2021

    The temps are rising and the sun is shining brightly! The season we love best has officially begun; Summer has arrived in Mid-Michigan! And with it, comes the bounty of vegetables from cheery cherry tomatoes to bushels of green beans. If your itching to get your garden started, and think it may be too late […]

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  • Spring Fever

    Spring Fever

    March 29, 2021

    The days are getting longer, temps are beginning to rise, and green is beginning to appear across lawns and gardens alike. Spring has sprung, and at Simpson’s, this is the time of year we become alive as well. We have been anxiously starting seedlings and preparing for the upcoming Spring season. Over an acre of […]

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