Summer is here and boy we are excited! This Saturday we will be attending the farmers market in Downtown Effingham and we will also be at Patsys sale in Strasburg. Come see us and get some lovely plants, like our beautiful wave petunia baskets. See you there!
Check us out tomorrow! Both locations 9am-7pm. On Sat. we will be @ Herb Fest in Mattoon, Il. We have a full line of perennials, annuals, and veggie plants. Hope to see you soon!
His Glories Farm 2015 Growing List
Summer Squash Lemon Cucumber Burpless Cucumber
Wave petunias – red, burgundy star, purple, and hot pink
Zonal Geraniums – red and hot pink Hanging Baskets -all kinds Patio Containers – all kinds
Beefsteak (large meaty tomatoes weighing up to 2lb) Persimmon (orange)
Mortgage Lifter (big, lowacide pink) Yellow Brandywine
Taxi (Yellow, Med/) Supersonic (Large Red)
Pink Girl (Med. Pink) Mr Stripey (Lg red/yellow)
Jolly Hybrid (Pink cherry) Jet Star (Med. Red)
Husky Cherry (Red Cherry ) Golden Jubilee (Medium orange)
Gold Nugget (Yellow Cherry) Chocolate Cherry ( Deep red cherr)
Sunny Goliath (Lg Yellow) Amish Gold Slicer (3-4” Fruit)
Perennials - Sun
Fiesta Hollyhock (hotpink)
Crocosmia Emberglow (red)
Dahlia Braveheart (deep red) full sun
Delphinium (dark blue) sun
Purple Picotee Dianthus full sun
Dalmation Peach Digitalis full sun
Max Frei Geranium (purple) full sun
Red Fountain Grass (red)
Frosted Vintage Ruffle Daylily
pale cream with pink
Alcazar Torch Lily
Kobold Liatris miniature (purple)
Tridex Lily (hot pink)
Salmon Star (white with salmon)
Zebrina Malva (2-tone purple)
Colrain Red Bee Balm
Nicky Phlox (big purple)
Creeping Scarlet Flame Phlox (hot pink)
Blue Hill Salvia
Cherry Tart Sedum
Blueberry Cobbler Butterfly Bush
Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush
Kneiffii Goats Beard (White) part shade, Butterflies
Everlasting Hydrangae (green/pink)
Everlasting Revolution Hydrangae (3 colors – pink, blue, purple)
Visions in Pink Astilbe (pink)
Ostrich Fern Shade
Big Daddy Hosta
Stainted Glass Hosta
Brunnera Alexander Great (shade)
The farm is growing nicely! This week we have greenbeans and new potatoes! Yeah! Beets and cabbage have been wonderful! We will be open at the farm for you to see over 200 daylilies and lots of perennials. The dates this year are June 27 4-7pm, June 28 10am-1pm, July11 4-7pm, and July 12 10am-1pm. We would just love to see you this summer.
If you can’t make these dates just call 217-343-7731 and we will set up a better time for you. At any of our open patches we will also have lots of produce picked for sale, but please call ahead for floral arrangements as we like extra time to make these special. Have a great summer!
Hi Everyone! Wow has it been a long winter! Spring is finally here. His Glories Farm used the winter very well we put up a new greenhouse! The greenhouse is full of all types of veggi plants, annuals and perennials.
Location: Rt 32 North of Strasburg turn West on Rd 1000 go 3/4 mi. farm on the left-hand side of the road.
Hours: Starting in April we are open
Saturday 9am-1pm (except April 26 we will be closed)
Plants include: Cabbage, Tomato, Peppers, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Rhubarb plants, wave petunias, geraniums, planter pots, hanging baskets, columbine, lilacs, gogi berries, bee balm, veronica, daylilies, hostas, creeping phlox, sedum, bleeding hearts, hydrangea, gallardia, lilies, digitalis, astilbe, dahlias, foxgloves and much more!
Hope to see you this Spring! Any questions call Vanessa at 217-343-7731
I will have another update on the sale at Vanessa’s home next week. It is tentatively scheduled for April 17 and 18 10am-6pm and April 19 9am-1pm. Thanks so much, Vanessa
Wow! It has been a long winter! So glad spring has returned.
Spring Sale Dates for April are:
Wednesday, April 17, Thursday, April 18, and Friday, April 19 from noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 20 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the following Monday, April 22, Tuesday, April 23 and Wednesday, April 24 from noon to 7 p.m.
We plan to be at the Mattoon Herb Festival on Saturday, April 27, too!
please contact me. I look forward to
hearing from other Central Illinois
gardeners. Enjoy the weekend!