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 […]

Shady Solutions for Window Boxes

Are you looking to add some color and texture to a shady front porch or perhaps a sunny spot in a container. Watch this informative video to learn more… <hr /> <iframe title=”YouTube video player” src=”” width=”560″ height=”315″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen=”allowfullscreen”></iframe>

June is National Pollinator Month

June is National Pollinator Month: Celebrating the Vital Role of Bees, Butterflies, and Pollinator-Friendly Plants at Riva Gardens June is National Pollinator Month—a time to recognize and honor the essential role of pollinators and promote their conservation. Bees, butterflies, and other pollinators are key contributors to our ecosystems. At Riva Gardens in Riva, we invite […]

Demystifying Garden Fertilizers: NPK, Organic Options, and Application Tips

A thriving garden begins with healthy soil, and using the right fertilizer is essential for nourishing your plants, trees, and shrubs. With so many options on the market, it can be overwhelming to determine which fertilizer is best for your garden. In this blog post, we’ll explore the basics of garden fertilizers, including understanding the […]