Carter's Water Garden


Sunday Reflections…

What a storm last night! the power went out around dark and shortly after a big storm hit ⛈ ⚡️ What a light show 😯 We were sleeping in a cabin with a tin roof… ie; We got some Good Sleep!

Ahhhh, Breakfast ❤️

“Here in the deep tangled forest
All is quiet and still,
While far to the west the thunder,
Re-echoes from hill to hill.

And the lightning’s flash, ever vivid,
In great gashes knives the air;
The rain comes down in torrents,
A deluge everywhere!

Bathing the heat-sick flowers
That they may bloom once more;
Painting the grass a greener hue,
That grows by our cabin door;”

~ James W. Whilt

Enjoy this day ❤️

Mark C.



Saturday Mornings are a Great Time For a ’Nurseryfix’ | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

We are short staffed today, BUT, we are here to help 😊 We are open 8 till 2 to serve… YOU! 

Y’all Come!

Its a BEAUTIFUL DAY! Come on in to Carters Nursery and get what you need for your Garden and your Pond! We are loaded with Hanging Baskets, Ferns, Shrubs & Perennials! We’ve got stone by the pound and Sod by the piece!

We are here till 2pm! Y’all Come!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com

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TGIF! Friday Radio Report | Everybody Talks | WNWS 101.5 FM | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Today 9 – 11 AM | Jackson, TN

I am heading into the studios of WNWS 101.5 FM, in downtown Jackson, TN to go LIVE from 9-11 am with Seabass and Chuck Walker! Join us today on “Everybody Talks”!

I’m on today 9-11am Call in and lets have some FUN! 731-423-8101

Spring is in her FULL Glory! But soon Memorial Day will usher in Summer! So get your questions ready! We will be talking Outdoor Living, Koi Ponds, Gardening, trimming, mulching, landscaping, Hummingbird watching, prepping for Memorial Day AND Just about anything else that YOU want to talk about! Ask a question, send in a picture, share a story (but please, NO politics!) It’s Friday! Call in and join us – 731-423-8101 

For 20 years Ive been involved with this Friday Talk Show and it just keeps getting better! The phone # is still the same – 731-423-8101

– HEY, You can listen, and you can call in and talk… the # is the same that it has been for over 20 years – 731-423-8101. But, did you know you can text your comments and questions? 731-277-5155

Did you know you can text us? Texting us is so easy! 731-277-5155 Everybody’s doin it… 

Come by and see us at the Nursery! We are open today until 4pm!

Spring has Sprung at Carters! 

We have Everything for your Pond and Water Garden at Carters Nursery Pond & Patio. From Seasonal Food and Water Treatments to Filters and Supplies, we have you covered! 

Its pond cleaning season! You can get all your supplies at Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio. 

Plus – LOTS of plants are in as well! Come by for flowers, hanging baskets and mulch!

We are fully stocked with beautiful Pond Fish! Come check it out…

Fridays on the radio are always so much fun! Give us a call 731-423-8101.

TGIF! See ya’ on the air 9-11am!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com

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Waterfall Wednesday | #Waterfallwednesday | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

Is it already the half point of the week? Wow! Yes, its Waterfall Wednesday!

This beautiful Water Feature may look like its been here for years, but we just plugged in the pump about a week ago ❤️

Waterfalls change peoples lives! Imagine how it would change your routine if this was in your backyard! You look out the window and see this waterfall flowing as a bird splashes and bathes… It draws you outside! Guess where you will want to enjoy your morning coffee ☕️ or your evening cocktaIls 🍸 Thats right 😊 Out there by your little oasis… Thats what #Waterfallwednesday is all about! Enjoying and sharing the beauty and serenity of Waterfalls.

This week is half over! Happy Waterfall Wednesday!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com

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Sunday Reflections…

Hummingbirds are such unique creatures ❤️ They love the rain 🌧 I’ve been out since early, on my porch listening to the rain at first, then as the world lit up watching the Hummingbirds take turns feeding on sugar water nectar… I swept the porch off and even played my guitar for a little while.

Its gone down to a light sprinkle now & it feels so good, sounds so good, smells so good… I Love a rainy morning like this ❤️

“The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.”

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Have a wonderful Sunday

Mark C.



Its Saturday! How About a ’Nurseryfix’ | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

Its a BEAUTIFUL DAY! Come on in to Carters Nursery and get what you need for your Garden and your Pond! We are loaded with Hanging Baskets, Ferns, Shrubs & Perennials! We’ve got stone by the pound and Sod by the piece!

Check it out 👇🏻


Did I mention a FULL selection of Pond Supplies 💥

Its time for a ’Nurseryfix’! We are open until 2pm today.

Y’all Come!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com



Friday Radio Report | ‘Swamp Stomp’ Fundraiser for Tonya McCoy | WNWS 101.5 FM | Crawfish 🦞 and Gator 🐊 Plates $20 TODAY!!! | Y’all Come!

Today is a special day at WNWS FM! We are raising money for the McCoys ❤️ Tune in and listen 📻 And Come by and Eat!

Daryl Hicks of Cajun Cookers is doing an authentic Crawfish Boil and cooking some fresh gator! All to help raise some $$$ to help a family in need

“News/Talk 101.5 and Grace Broadcasting will host a crawfish boil Friday to benefit Tonya McCoy, wife of “Real McCoy” afternoon show host Brad McCoy. Tonya has been undergoing treatment for cancer. Proceeds will help with medical expenses.”

“The News/Talk 101.5 “Swamp Stomp” features Darrell Hicks of Cajun Cookers serving up a crawfish plate with all the fixins’, red beans and rice, alligator bites, and drink for a $20 donation.”

Ain’t nothing like it! Y’all Come!

“The fun begins at noon at the West Tennessee Farmers’ Market, located at 91 New Market Street in downtown Jackson.  Food will be available until it is all gone.”

For those who would like to make a donation but cannot attend you may make checks payable to “Brad McCoy Family” and mail to:

News/Talk 101.5 FM

207 West Lafayette St.

Jackson, TN 38301

Lunch starts around noon! Get here a little early to get a good place in line… Don’t miss this one!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com



Gardening is more than a Hobby! Its a way of life… A Lifestyle! | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

I’ve only got a quick minute, but I wanted to encourage everyone to get out there and plant something in your Garden! Tomatoes 🍅 Peppers 🫑 🌶 Melons 🍉 etc… Its a great hobby that will lead to a better life! Better health! Happiness 😊

A group of Garden Club Ladies are coming to tour the nursery today 😊 Im excited!

I have a Garden Club coming today, so I gotta keep this short…

  • Plant something!
  • Nurture it!
  • Watch it grow!
  • Then you will realize that your actually growing too 😊 AND, theres a Huge reward coming – Harvest 🌽 🍅🌶🫑🍉💐🐝❤️

Have a great Thursday!

PS: Thanks to the Town & Country Garden Club for coming today!

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com

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Teamwork Tuesday! | Carters Nursery Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

Do you work with a team of likeminded individuals? What do I mean by a ’Team’? Well, I just looked it up on the ’Interweb’ 😊

It defines a Team as a group of people who perform interdependent tasks to work toward accomplishing a common mission or specific objective. Boom 💥 Thats exactly what I meant! I have been working with the same group of guys and gals for so long that we exemplify this definition.

Now I am trying to get the word out that we are hiring some new Team Members!

Heres my announcement 👇🏻

Carters Nursery Pond & Patio is hiring!

  • We have a full time position open on our Construction Crew.
    We are seeking motivated individuals who would like to grow with us and our Nursery/Water Feature/Landscape family.

Some experience in the construction industry would be great. But a Landscaping background is not required. Mainly you must have a good work ethic!

A valid Drivers License is a Must! And being on time is REQUIRED! (That means a few minutes early).

We are primarily a Water feature company that installs Ponds, Streams, Waterfalls, Stone Work, Landscape Structures & Plantings.

You Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs repeatedly. Boulders & stone are heavy! A wheelbarrow full of dirt is a lot harder to move than you think!

Starting pay is based on experience & driving ability/record. If you work hard, you will advance in pay quickly!

This is a Fun place to work and we take great pride in our work.

Hours are normally 8am to 5pm. , M-F,
Some Saturdays are required (a few). Sometimes we do start as early as 6am and may work later than 5pm. This is construction after all, and you have to make hay when the sun shines.

ALSO – We are needing a couple of people part time at the nursery to help with general chores – watering, deadheading, trimming, fertilizing, general clean up and aiding shoppers. Flexible hours and LOTS of FUN! Come by the Nursery to apply.

Mark Carter
Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio
2846 Old Medina Rd.
Jackson, Tn. 38305
Ph.# 731-424-2206
http://www.cartercountry.com



Sunday Reflections… Happy Mother’s Day!

Today started early… Straiten up the house, spray off the porch and food prep for lunch… Not just any lunch mind you – Its Mothers Day! 💥

Four VIP Moms in my life! What would we do without Momma?

I’m gonna keep it short today, because lunch is coming quick! Happy Mothers Day to all the moms out there! I hope you all have a very special day!

“There ought to be a hall of fame for mamas

Creation’s most unique and precious pearls

And heaven help us always to remember

That the hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.”

~ Glen Campbell & Steve Wariner

Happy Mother’s Day momma!

Mark C.