Carter’s Garden Blog


13th. Annual Fall Festival
September 14, 2011, 11:23 am
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Don’t miss this years Fall Workshop and Festival. This is our way of saying THANK YOU to all of our customers and friends in the community. From Workshops to Pumpkin Carving & Face Painting to a full fledged Petting Zoo there will be LOTS of FUN for the whole family! And we are even cooking lunch for everyone!

We will go over ALL the things you will need to know about your Water Garden to help you get through the Fall and Winter seasons. No matter if you’re new to the hobby or an old pro, there will be something for you. We will cover plant and fish care, seasonal pond maintenance, when to start using Cool Temp. Koi food, Cool Temp. Bacteria and much more. We will spend the day helping you with these things and we will have FUN doing it.

We will have a great ‘Hands On’ Pumpkin carving class, face painting AND an AWESOME ‘Petting Zoo that the kids will LOVE! There will be some HUGE sales during this event, so don’t miss out on the savings! Mark will also have the grill going at lunch with hotdog’s, smoked sausages, chips, cookies and drinks for everyone. Y’all Come! THIS IS A FREE EVENT ! ! !

WHAT: The 13th. Annual Fall Workshop and Festival
WHEN: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15th. 9 am. to 2 pm.
WHERE: Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio

We will also have:
– Pumpkin carving class*
– Treats and things for the kids
– Face Painting
– A sale on water gardening products!
– A HUGE Sale on Fish and Aquatic Plants!
– Water Gardening experts on hand to answer all of your questions.

– Petting Zoo and Pony rides for the kids! This is an AWESOME petting Zoo folks, so bring the kids out and Enjoy!

* The pumpkin carving class is $5.00 per person (includes pumpkin and carving tools). Kids MUST be supervised by a parent to take part in this class. Please call to pre-register for this class as supplies will be limited.For more info call Jo or Sandra at the Nursery 731-424-2206 or e-mail at cartercountry@charter.net



The Moonlight Pond Tour Follows The Hunters Moon Oct. 8th.
September 14, 2011, 11:11 am
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Our 7th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour is coming soon and you don’t want to miss this Wonderful Night! This is the original and only Garden Tour of it’s type in the state of Tennessee! This Water Garden Tour was founded and is hosted each year by Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio of Jackson, TN.
The Moonlight Pond Tour takes place each fall and coincides with the full moon. The tour showcases Ponds, Water Gardens, Pondless Waterfalls, Disappearing Fountains and Koi Ponds, all under a Gorgeous ‘Moonlit sky’ and is enhanced by AWESOME Landscape Lighting.

Now in its 7th year, this self-guided Moonlight Pond Tour features favorite Ponds from years past along with some awesome new Water Gardens to enjoy! This is a self guided tour and is easy to follow, so tour at your own pace! Most of the stops are close together and the signs and map booklets are wonderfully easy to follow.

The Jackson Madison County Humane Society receives all the money from the tickets we sell for the tour! We truly love and support our Local Humane Society and we Support their Mission in our Community! With your support we can really help them. It’s a Win-Win! Have fun and help a worthy cause!

What: The 7th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour
When: Saturday, October 8th. from dusk till 11pm.
Where: Around Beautiful North Jackson
Why: It’s Fun, It’s Affordable and it’s for a GREAT CAUSE!

Tickets: $10 for the Pond Tour (no charge for kids under age 10)
Moonlight Pond Tour Tickets are ON SALE NOW at the Nursery! Call Jo or Sandra for more info at 731-424-2206 e-mail at cartercountry@charter.net or on the web at http://www.cartercountry.com



Container Water Gardening
September 8, 2011, 12:38 pm
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Container Water Gardening is HOT! Everyone wants a Water Garden and many are choosing a Container Water Feature for their home. They are easy to create, inexpensive and will fit in most any area. You can totally transform a patio, deck or even a room of the house with the sound of water with one of these features. We will look at several different types of Aquatic Containers that you can use and a whole variety of beautiful Aquatic Plants that you will love.

When: Saturday, Sept 17 from 9am. till 11pm.

Where: Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio 2846 Old Medina Rd. Jackson, Tn. 38305

Please call to register. This class is FREE! Feel free to bring a friend. For more information or to register call Jo or Sandra @ 731-424-2206 or e-mail at cartercountry@charter.net .