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Share your positive messages on Spirit Tree

Share your positive messages on Spirit Tree

December 6, 2017 By MEGHAN McCOY (mmccoy@breezenewspapers.com) , Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander A Spirit Tree has been added to R.S. Walsh In The Garden, providing individuals with the opportunity to share their positive vibes and messages. In the Garden and R.S. Walsh ...

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“Your Sanibel Garden Center is a treasure.”

“Your Sanibel Garden Center is a treasure.”

“Your Sanibel Garden Center is a treasure.” Beautiful botany and design. Love your orchids. Strolling your grounds is the best ‘nature therapy’ on the island. Thank you!” -Greg M.

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Spirit Tree Benefits F.I.S.H. of SanCap in December

Spirit Tree Benefits F.I.S.H. of SanCap in December

In The Garden’s spirit tree will benefit F.I.S.H. of SanCap in December. Stop by and add your good thoughts, well-wishes and blessings to the olive tree.  Canvas tags are available in our gift shop for $2.00 and the entire amount collected in December will be donated to F.I.S.H. F.I.S.H is ...

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“R.S. Walsh puts the “stay” into “staycation”!

“R.S. Walsh puts the “stay” into “staycation”!

“You did a spectacular job and it’s more beautiful than I had imagined. If only people knew what a difference gorgeous landscaping makes for a home! Thanks so much for making our home such a relaxing retreat. R.S. Walsh has put the “stay” in “staycation”!  We ...

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In The Garden Spirit Tree Benefits Island Charities

In The Garden Spirit Tree Benefits Island Charities

In The Garden – Sanibel’s Retail Garden Center and Outdoor Showroom – has planted a spirit tree that will benefit island non-profits. The Olive tree was chosen because it represents love and charity. Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (C.R.O.W.) will be the November beneficiary. “We ...

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Spider plant: Great house plant

Spider plant: Great house plant

The house plant Chlorophytum comosum, also known as the spider plant, is a highly durable and trusted indoor and outdoor species for south Florida. This hardy plant is native to a large number of regions of Africa, and is characterized by its long linear leaves that are variegated white and green. ...

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In The Garden:  Blooming grass

In The Garden: Blooming grass

Fun, whimsical, and versatile only begin to describe a Floridian plant known as mushily grass (Muhlenbergia capillaris), with its long green stalks and fluffy blooms making their showcase amongst your landscape. This particular type of grass prospers easily throughout the year, blooming its ...

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R.S. Walsh Landscaping Announces Monthly Photo Contest

R.S. Walsh Landscaping Announces Monthly Photo Contest

R.S. Walsh Landscaping announces their monthly photo contest that celebrates the islands of Sanibel and Captiva. Each month, From December – April, individuals can submit photos for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate to R.S. Walsh In The Garden – Sanibel’s Retail Garden Center and Outdoor ...

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Green island ficus: A real gem

Green island ficus: A real gem

Green island ficus (Ficus microcarpa ‘green island’) is becoming a very popular plant in our area for many reasons. It’s extremely versatile in the landscape and can be used as a low border planting, a foundation hedge along a fence or screen enclosure, as an accent plant and even ...

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Spartina – Seaside Grass

Spartina – Seaside Grass

Smooth Cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) commonly referred to as Spartina grass or seaside grass, is a perennial deciduous grass found in intertidal wetland and estuarine salt marshes. It is fine textured with wiry leaves that form a fountain spray pattern. The surface of this grass is dark green ...

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