Carter’s Garden Blog


Carter Country Now Has Bufords Floozy Sauce!
October 14, 2009, 12:24 pm
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Ok everybody, BUFORD’S FLOOZY SAUCE is on sale NOW at the nursery! $6.95 for a jar and your going to want a few! We also take mail orders- 1 jar to a truck load! Your going to LOVE this stuff!!!

We just had a BIG tasting of BUFORD’S FLOOZY SAUCE the other night! We had fresh fried shrimp, fried chicken, catfish, stuffed peppers, fried potatoes, Mushrooms, BBQ Ribs, Pulled Pork, fries and hushpuppies AND it’s all AWESOME with FLOOZY SAUCE!!!

We are the first place you can get this sauce other than the Gulf Coast area around Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and the Panhandle of Florida! Come on by now and get yourself some! It’s made from ALL NATURAL INGREDIENTS and is the best sauce I have ever eaten!

 ~ Mark



Seminar: 11th Annual ‘Pond Maintenance Workshop’
October 14, 2009, 9:12 am
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Carters’ Nursery, Pond & Patio, Inc. and the West TN. Pond and Koi Club are proud to present their 11th Annual Fall Pond Maintenance Workshop. This educational seminar will be FREE to the public and will cover related topics.

Mark Carter, a leading expert on ecological Water Gardens, speaks to pond keepers and gardeners all over the Mid-South. “Water gardening is one of the fastest growing hobby’s in the country,” states Carter. “Finding accurate, reliable information is not always easy. That’s why we started hosting these Workshops 11 years ago. The # 1 purpose is to educate people and help them succeed and enjoy this wonderful, one of a kind hobby to the fullest. Many people have water gardens or Koi ponds but don’t know how to properly care for them. We will walk them through all the steps that it takes to have a low maintenance Water Feature that they can really enjoy.”

During this workshop you will learn how to:

• Clean and winterize your water feature; We will cover ALL types of Water Features from Fountains to Aquatic Container Gardens to Pond and Pondless Water Garden systems.

• Care for Aquatic Plants

• Care for your Fish ( Winter Fish Safety and Health )

We will also cover:

• Fall and Winter Tips

• New Design Ideas and more

WHEN – Saturday, October 17th from 9am till 2pm.

WHERE – Carter’s Nursery,Pond and Patio
2846 Old Medina Road in Jackson, TN
(Just 3/10 of a mile -north of I-40, at Exit 83 / Campbell Street).

HOW DO I REGISTER – It’s Easy! AND it’s FREE!
Just call the Nursery at 731-424-2206 OR E-MAIL us at jocarter@charter.net . Tell us how many will be with your group and your done! Bring a folding lawn chair if you would like, it’s going to be a GREAT morning! Read more on-line at http://www.carterslandscape.com/pond_club/pond_club.html



Seminar: 11th ANNUAL “FALL POND MAINTENANCE WORKSHOP”
October 5, 2009, 1:21 pm
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Carters’ Nursery, Pond & Patio, Inc. and the West TN. Pond and Koi Club are proud to present their 11th Annual, “Fall Pond Maintenance Workshop”. This educational seminar will be FREE to the public and will cover related topics.

Mark Carter, a leading expert on ecological Water Gardens, speaks to pond keepers and gardeners all over the Mid-South. “Water gardening is one of the fastest growing hobby’s in the country,” states Carter. “Finding accurate, reliable information is not always easy. That’s why we started hosting these Workshops 11 years ago. The # 1 purpose is to educate people and help them succeed and enjoy this wonderful, one of a kind hobby to the fullest. Many people have water gardens or Koi ponds but don’t know how to properly care for them. We will walk them through all the steps that it takes to have a low maintenance Water Feature that they can really enjoy.”

During this workshop you will learn how to :

• Clean and winterize your water feature; We will cover ALL types of Water Features from Fountains to Aquatic Container Gardens to Pond and Pondless Water Garden systems.

• Care for Aquatic Plants

• Care for your Fish ( Winter Fish Safety and Health )

We will also cover

• Fall and Winter Tips

• New Design Ideas and more

WHEN – Saturday, October 17th from 9am till 2pm.

WHERE – Carter’s Nursery,Pond and Patio
2846 Old Medina Road in Jackson, TN
(Just 3/10 of a mile -north of I-40, at Exit 83 / Campbell Street).

HOW DO I REGISTER – It’s Easy! AND it’s FREE!
Just call the Nursery at 731-424-2206 OR E-MAIL us at jocarter@charter.net. Tell us how many will be with your group and your done! Bring a folding lawn chair if you would like, it’s going to be a GREAT morning! Read more on-line at www.cartercountry.com



5th Annual Moonlight Pond Tour
October 1, 2009, 8:16 am
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I have posted this before, but I want to keep in fresh in your minds! The Moonlight Tour is TONIGHT!!! I hope to see you here.

The West Tennessee Pond & Koi club and Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio presents the 5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour
to Benefit the Jackson Madison County Humane Society. This self guided Moonlight Pond Tour will feature some of the most beautiful Water Features and Landscape Lighting displays that you can imagine!
You will be exposed to Custom Water Gardens, Ponds, Streams, Pondless Waterfalls and even a few Custom Fountains that are featured on this AWESOME Moonlight Pond Tour.
Seeing these Water Features at Night, watching the Koi swim through the shimmering water and walking through these Moonlit Gardens is an Amazing experience that you will never forget!

Set your calendars and don’t miss the 5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour !

What : The 5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour . This tour is Self Guided, tour at you own pace and enjoy!

When : Saturday evening October 3rd. From 7:30pm. till 11pm.

Where : All the tour sites are in North Jackson within a short drive from the nursery.
You will get to enjoy the tour without having to rush.

Why : It’s FUN, it’s AFFORDABLE and it supports the Jackson Madison County Humane Society…

HOW can I get TICKETS ??? : Come by Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio any day during normal business hours to get your tickets and map booklets. Tickets are $10 each and children 12 and under are free. Thanks and I hope to see you here!

PS: heres a link to a local Jackson Sun story they ran on the Moonlight Pond Tour – http://www.jacksonsun.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009910030311

~ Mark Carter