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Sanibel-Captiva Art League Paint-Out at In The Garden

Sanibel-Captiva Art League Paint-Out at In The Garden

The Sanibel-Captiva Art League held their January 11 plein-air “Paint-Out” at R.S. Walsh’s In The Garden, the island’s retail garden center and outdoor showroom. The group meets Thursdays at different locations around the islands and will visit the garden center again on March 8. “In The ...

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Blue butterfly bush: flight of fancy

Blue butterfly bush: flight of fancy

The blue butterfly bush (Rotheca myricoides) is part of the Verbena family of tropical flowering plants that love the sub-tropical environment of our area. Also known as butterfly clerodendrum and clerodendrum ugandense, this plant is originally from Africa. The best growing conditions for this ...

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Sun grown bromeliad (Bromeliaceae)

Sun grown bromeliad (Bromeliaceae)

The bromeliad plant is a family of monocot flowering plants with around 3475 known species. The bromeliad is found through the subtropics of America, West Africa, and throughout South America. In the United States they are found in Virginia, Florida, Texas and Arizona. This plant is uniquely ...

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Mariah Bakke of R.S. Walsh Landscaping Earns Registered Landscape Architect License

Mariah Bakke of R.S. Walsh Landscaping Earns Registered Landscape Architect License

R.S. Walsh Landscaping, a full-service landscape design-build company, announces that Mariah Bakke has earned her Registered Landscape Architect license. A native Iowan, Bakke joined R.S. Walsh Landscaping in 2015 after graduating from Iowa State University with a Bachelors of Landscape ...

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R.S. Walsh Landscaping Announces Winner of December Photo Contest

R.S. Walsh Landscaping Announces Winner of December Photo Contest

The winner of R.S. Walsh Landscaping’s December photo contest is Cliff Beittel. The theme of the December contest was “Boating and Fishing.” Submitted photos were posted on R.S. Walsh’s In The Garden Facebook page and at the company’s Sanibel garden center.  Visitors to the Facebook page ...

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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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