Little Green Thumbs: Nurturing Young Gardeners this August

In our ever-evolving digital world, anchoring children to the wonders of nature becomes an enriching retreat and a poignant reminder of life’s simpler pleasures. Gardening emerges as a vibrant blend of tactile learning, imagination, and an immersion into the myriad gifts of nature. As August bathes us in its warm embrace, it’s the perfect time […]

Enhancing Your Garden with Deadheading: Tips from Riva Gardens

Gardening is an enriching journey, resonating with both seasoned botanists and those newly digging into the world of horticulture. A core technique for effective gardening is deadheading, a process that significantly bolsters your plants’ health and growth, involving both pruning and pinching spent blossoms. The professional and personable team at Riva Gardens stands ready to […]

Instant Beauty: Choosing and Caring for Pre-Made Hanging Baskets for Your Next Garden Party

Every garden party or outdoor gathering yearns for the stunning backdrop of a lush, vibrant garden. As the summer sun dips below the horizon, casting an enchanting twilight glow, there’s no sight more bewitching than a collection of flowering plants adorned in decorative containers. At Riva Gardens, we marvel at the dance of colors and […]

The Comprehensive July Guide from Riva Gardens

July stands as a significant month for Riva Gardens in Maryland, as the height of summer takes center stage, and mid-year plant growth reaches its peak. This article provides an all-encompassing guide on what to do in your Riva Gardens in July, categorizing the information into five distinct sections: vegetable gardens, lawns, landscapes, container gardens, […]

Create a Butterfly Sanctuary

Creating a Butterfly Haven in Your Garden: Top Plants for a Thriving Butterfly Garden Butterflies, with their delicate wings and vibrant colors, bring beauty and enchantment to any garden. Not only are they captivating to watch, but they also play a vital role in pollination. If you’re looking to attract a diverse array of butterflies […]