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December 30, 2017
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We Plan-You Plant

WPYP Content We Plan – You Plant Start planning your DIY landscape projects today. Lots of people have the desire to renovate a section of their yard themselves, but may not know the correct plants or proper design aesthetic for certain areas. Allow the experts at Johnson’s Nursery and Johnson’s […]
May 19, 2017
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History of Johnson’s Nursery

Johnson’s Nursery History Johnson’s Nursery, Inc™ (“Johnson’s Nursery”, “Johnson’s”, “JNI”) history begins its roots in the 1950’s with Clark Johnson. The original site was just south of the current location on Marcy Road in Menomonee Falls. In less than 10 years it outgrew its hobby intention and Clark opened the […]
January 25, 2017
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2017 Color of the Year – Greenery

2017 Color of the Year – Greenery I think we can all agree that 2016 was a hell of a year. An unprecedented presidential election. Syria. Brangelina Split. Zika Virus. Brexit. Prince died. Russia. McDonalds now serves all day breakfast. RIP Princess Leia. 2016 was pretty tumultuous for me on […]
December 15, 2016
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Six Best Things For A Sleeping Garden

Top 6 Things To Do While Your Garden Is Sleeping Do you have a sleeping garden? I love winter! I get excited to break out the warm coats (I may have too many in the closet) and put on a pot of hot tea. These gray months of cold and […]
December 1, 2016
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Everyday Veterans Discount

Everyday Veterans Discount Everyday Veterans Discount Johnson’s Nursery proudly supports our U.S. Active Duty Military, Retired Military Veterans, National Guard and Reserve. To express admiration and appreciation for your sacrificial service in the United States Armed Forces, Johnson’s Nursery extends a year-round 15% discount to Veterans while selecting plants at […]
December 1, 2016
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Family Tree Discount

Family Tree Discount If you are soon welcoming or have recently had a baby, congratulations! Johnson’s Nursery has a Family Tree Discount. We offer 25% off the retail price of any plant, whether a perennial, shrub, or tree to commemorate your bundle of joy. Baby and tree will grow up […]
November 9, 2016
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Sporty Specimens

Sporty Specimens Sporty Specimens In the T.V. special “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”, Linus sagely muses, “There are three things I have learned to never discuss with people: religion, politics, and the Great Pumpkin”. I think we could add sports team allegiances to that list. In my family, the […]
April 20, 2016
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Landscape Compatibility Test

Landscape Compatibility Test I was shopping at a Trader Joe’s recently for some groceries. I say groceries, but I really mean affordable bottles of wine. While checking out, the cashier asked to see my ID (haven’t been under 21 in a long time so I’ll take that as a compliment […]
April 20, 2015
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Homegrown—It’s Good Stuff

Homegrown—It’s Good Stuff!!! Back in the 70’s, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, when my hair was halfway down my back, when Robin Yount was truly ‘the kid’, when Pink Floyd was on tour, and when a “google” was a drunk giggle,– ‘homegrown’ had a different meaning for some of us […]
November 30, 2000
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Boxwood Blight Compliance

Boxwood Blight Boxwood Blight — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – As of Friday, November 30, 2018, Johnson’s Nursery, Inc.™ has signed the boxwood cleanliness Compliance Agreement with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). In July of 2018, Wisconsin DATCP made its first detection of boxwood blight (Calonectria […]