Winterizing the Garden

Being an observer in the garden during October brings on a sense of calm and knowing that the main growing season is ending and our garden is going to rest. And, although the weather may be pleasant during the day, we can feel the cold nights creeping into our bones.   There are still many…

Fall is for Planting!

Fall is an advantageous time to plant beautiful hardy bulbs, trees (such as Sumac for gorgeous fall foliage), shrubs, roses, and perennials. Plant now to establish root systems and let the upcoming rains assist with the watering.   One of our favorite and best-selling shrubs during Fall is Callicarpa bodinieri, commonly known as Beautyberry. A rounded, deciduous shrub, Beautyberry…

Skagit Valley Giant Pumpkin Festival 2019

  Congratulations to the 2019 Skagit Valley Giant Pumpkin Festival Heavyweight Grower, Lee Roof from Oak Harbor! At 1548 pounds of pumpkin, Lee squashed the record held by local growers. A note of thanks to all the participating growers who participated in the Weigh-Off competition. 2019 broke two records for Christianson’s Nursery: the region’s heaviest…

Elegant Garden Weddings at Christianson’s Nursery

Welcome to Christianson’s Nursery and Greenhouse Conveniently located minutes off the I-5 corridor, The Garden Venue at Christianson’s Nursery & Greenhouse sits among the fertile terroir of the Skagit Valley farmlands. From our manicured gardens and rural acreage on the Best Road, guests enjoy expansive views of majestic Mount Baker to the east and sunsets…