A well-kept garden is indicative of green-thumbed mastery, or more often, the result of fruitful consultations with neighborhood earthworms. Further enlist the help of invertebrate friends with today’s Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of plants and garden accessories from Holly’s Nursery in St. Augustine.
Holly’s Nursery's botanical specialists aid the green-minded in adopting new leafy additions and perfecting lawn décor. The full-service nursery flourishes with a verdant populace of native plants and a wide selection of annual and perennial flowers, such as Endless Summer hydrangeas ($27.99/3 gal. pot) or Knock Out roses ($19.99+). Vibrant shrubs ($65) and an assortment of 15-gallon potted trees ($65) impart attractive textures to landscapes or shelter for escaped sea monkeys. Customers can also peruse Holly's organic vegetable garden and purchase edibles from its cache of fresh produce. Plant shipments arrive each week, filling the nursery with the ever-strident cries of newborn greenery.
In addition to peppy seedlings, Holly’s hand-selects and stocks garden accessories for the enjoyment of outdoor aestheticians. A selection of Italian terracotta pottery and ceramics molded by a local artist lend homes and gardens unique conversation pieces in addition to one's already head-turning day-in-the-life garden-gnome dioramas.