Mark your calendars now! March 19th will be FIELD DUG PANSY DAY! Our SMOKETOWN location will be celebrating a family tradition of digging field pansies. Over the past 40 years, the family has planted pansies in the fall and dug these happy little faces up in the spring. During the cold months, the environment and cold weather harden off these plants for a robust cure to ill winter blues. This is a family event with coffee and light refreshments. Chubby Chix will be onsite with delicious cupcakes, topped with an edible pansy blossom. Shovels will be provided for you and your little ones to dig your pansies. Of course, we will have assistance there for anyone who prefers to leave the dirty work to the professionals. $1 off a dozen pansies and a raffle ticket is given for every dozen purchased.
Here at Ken’s Gardens we are looking ahead to 2016! We have a lot to look forward to this new year: workshops, sustainability and being able to do more for our customers. A lot of you have voted on a new logo, which will be coming out in 2016, as well as a new tagline.
Thanks to Belmont Landscapes for the install and Creek Hill Nursery for the product. This beauty can be viewed at our Intercourse location.
Berries aren’t just for breakfast! Come bring your friends and coworkers to taste seasonal blueberry & raspberry dishes during your lunch hour as they are prepared live with cook, author and storyteller Jonathan Bardzik on Friday, May 1st from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm at Ken’s Gardens 2467 Old Philadelphia Pike Smoketown PA. Jonathan, a featured presenter at historic Eastern Market in Washington DC, will prepare five hot and cold berry dishes with farm-fresh ingredients and share his techniques for cooking with local food. Take home free recipe cards, tips for growing healthy and delicious berries from the BrazelBerries Collection for your patio or garden. We will also have a huge selection of pottery that will be on sale that weekend.
Thanks for thinking of Ken's for your vegetable needs. We grow a very large selection of tomatoes & peppers. Here is the full list. TOMATOES: Amish Paste Better Boy VFN Big Beef Big Boy Black Russian Brandywine Pink Potato Leaf Bush Earlygirl Bush Beefsteak Celebrity VFNT Delicious SD Early Girl SD Evergreen First Lady II Gardeners Delight (Sugar Lump) Great White Beefsteak Health Kick ASTD Italian Heirloom Jetstar F1 Juliet F1 SD Lemon Boy Long Keeper Marciani Mator Sandwich Mortgage Lifter SD Mountain Pride Mr. Stripey Oxheart Orange Patio ASTD Pineapple SD Pink Girl Roma VF Rutgers VF Striped Stuffer (pepper) Sunsugar Supersonic F1 Supersteak SD Supersweet 100 SD Sweet Olive Sweet"N Neat Cherry Red Tomatoberry Triple L Crop (Giant Tree) Tumbling Tom Red Yellow Pear SD Tomatilla Toma Verde Tomatilla Husk Ground Cherry SWEET PEPPERS Baron Red Big Bertha California Wonder California Wonder Yellow Camelot Chocolate Beauty Bell Cubanelle Giant Marconi Gypsy Jupiter King of the North Lady Bell F1 Orange Sun Bell Purple Beauty Bell Round of Hungary Sweet Banana HOT PEPPERS Hot Cayenne Long Slim Hot Early Jalapeno Hot Habanero Orange Hot Hungarian Wax Hot Lemondrop Hot Mucho Nacho Hot Poblano Hot Red Cherry Large SD Hot Serrano Chili BURPEE VEGETABLES Pepper Burpee Big Daddy Pepper Burpee Candy Apple Pepper Burpee Sweet Heat Pepper Burpee Zavory Hot Tomato Burpee Big Daddy Tomato Burpee Big Mama Tomato Burpee Brandy Boy Tomato Burpee Cherry Punch Tomato Burpee Fourth of July Tomato Burpee Fresh Salsa Tomato Burpee Sweet Seedless