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Duane’s Top Five

As our operations manager, Duane can tell you about almost every plant there is. Duane brings knowledge and numerous years of experience to our team. His years of experience led us to his unique top five plants. Many of the top five contenders happen to share a spring blooming quality. Find out all about his…

Summer Insect Guide

Every year as the days get longer and hotter our plants become vacationing spots for numerous itsy-bitsy visitors. These unwanted critters feast on landscaping plant matter and stay for extended periods of time. If you are wanting to shorten their vacation time then you’ve come to the right place. As we have officially started summer,…

Proven Winners® Gold Key Grower Meeting

Last week, our Vice President Lyndsi Oestmann attended the Gold Key meeting for all Proven Winners® Gold Key Growers. The meeting takes place over two days at Spring Meadow’s facility in Grand Haven, Michigan where all of the top growers from across the country and Europe come together to learn about research and development at…

Meet Ryan, our section leader!

Loma Vista Nursery Employee Features We at Loma Vista Nursery are not only proud of our plants, but we are also proud of our operations and the people who work here, which is why we are featuring blogs and videos about the people who make up our incredible team and how we run our nursery.…

Ryan’s Top Five Plant Draft

With the NBA draft right around the corner we thought it would only be fair to create another draft of our incredible plants. Ryan comes to us with a specialization in trees from Section 4 where he is the Head Grower. Originally from Oklahoma he brings a flare of the south with him into his…

From Ditch Lilies to Dream Landscape

The project started with the idea of donating plants to the museum last summer but it quickly became the legacy our interns would leave with Ottawa. The Old Depot was donated in 1962 and opened to the public in 1963. It serves as the town’s local history and they happened to have two landscape beds…

Our Groundcover Guide: What to Consider

The solution to all your landscape problems is here! Groundcovers are the perfect solution for bare spots in landscapes as they are versatile and easy to maintain. They even help to prevent weeds from growing so you enjoy more free time. Groundcovers can also help to add variety and color to your yard with many…

A Great Summer Plant: Echinacea

Summer is a busy time of year where every weekend seems to be filled up with fun activities and trips, and because of this, it can be easy to neglect your yard and landscape. With the sun in full force, your plants can quickly grow and get away from you. If you are a busybody…

Top 5 Plants for Summer Interest

Summer is here (finally), and there is no better way to celebrate being outside in warm weather than by incorporating new plants into your yard or landscape. Perennials and shrubs that are spring bloomers are pretty much done by now, so now is the time to think about what summer blooms you would like to…

Nursery Management Cover Story

This month we are proud to be the cover story for Nursery Management! The article highlights our nursery and covers why we decided to get SANC (A Systems Approach to Nursery Certification) certified. We are committed to healthy plants, and that is the main reason we decided to amp up our procedures and pursue this…