Carter’s Garden Blog

Saturday Fun & Saturday Songs…

Do Saturdays still hold any excitement for you? The idea ๐Ÿ’กย of something to do with no other agenda except to have fun ๐Ÿ˜Š I always liked this old song, even though his sister was the better singer ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŽค


Have a great Saturday!

Mark C.

Monday Morning Moment of Zen | Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio | Jackson, Tennessee

I got out in the gardens a little bit yesterday. It was such a beautiful day! Warm-ish and sunny, it strangely felt like a breezy Spring day… The soil is so soft from all the rain & warm temps & the robins and other birds were pulling worms ๐Ÿ›ย out of the ground and singing.

The birds were out in force feasting on seeds, berries & worms ๐Ÿ›

I took this short video from above one of my Waterfalls looking down the stream as it flows away.


โ€œI heard a bird sing
In the dark of December
A magical thing
And sweet to remember.โ€
โ€œWe are nearer to Spring
Than we were in September,
I heard a bird sing
In the dark of December.โ€
ย  ย ~ Oliver Herford.
Have a a great day!
Mark Carter
Carterโ€™s Nursery, Pond & Patio
Ph.#ย 731-424-2206
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Fall Foliage is at PEAK! | Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

Ok folks, this is the weekend you have been waiting for! The temps are perfect, the sun is shining & the Foliage is at Peak color! BUT, it will be gone in no time… Get out this weekend and see some of this natural beauty! You deserve it ๐Ÿ˜Šโค๏ธ

The Fall Color is looking gorgeous, get out and enjoy the beauty today | Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio | Jackson, TN

Dogwoods give you a Two-fer! Spring and Fall color!

Fall color is here today, gone tomorrow… Get out and see it now ๐Ÿ˜Š

Itโ€™s going to be a BEAUTIFUL Weekend! Get out there and see it ๐Ÿ˜Š

PS: Let me know what your favorite Fall tree is ๐Ÿ˜Š

Mark Carter
Carterโ€™s Nursery, Pond & Patio
Ph.#ย 731-424-2206
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Sunday Reflections…

What a beautiful Sunday morning! We are in October now, but this last week has felt like July! I suppose I could fuss about it and say itโ€™s too Hot for Fall, yada, yada… But, Iโ€™m not ๐Ÿ˜Š I prefer to think of it as an extended Summer gift ๐Ÿ’ย Iโ€™m gonna get out today and work up a good Fall sweat & enjoy it! I hope yโ€™all do too ๐Ÿ˜…

A great day to look for that lost salt shaker…

โ€œI cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house. So I have spent almost all the daylight hours in the open air.โ€

~ Nathaniel Hawthorn

Peace ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป

Mark C.