Sneaux Show

Sneaux Show

As a working adult, living in an old family farmhouse, a member of a rural electric coop, and as an hour-and-a-half commuter each morning, snow is a royal pain in the aster. But as a photographer and an eternal child; snow is pure magic. As a kid, I always dreamed of...
Blackberries: The Easiest Fruit to Grow

Blackberries: The Easiest Fruit to Grow

Blackberries are the easiest fruit to grow. They grow wild on fence lines and along railroad tracks. For home gardeners, they’re so easy, you can even grow them in a pot! Not only that, but they also taste delicious too. With some sunlight, food, and water your...
Young Love

Young Love

Greg Grant, Arbor Gate Blog    I    January, 2021 I have at least two mandatory Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service result demonstration reports due at work the last day of each year. While working on a Lycoris trial report, I thought back to my days as a kid and...
HRS presents: Creating Masterful Rose Beds

HRS presents: Creating Masterful Rose Beds

Experts around the country agree that plants (including roses) perform best in planting beds where the right and best bed preparation measures have been implemented and maintained.  Doing it right is neither complicated, nor expensive but does involve a few things...
Secret by Design

Secret by Design

        Long before I read The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett, I was drawn to a little paperback in fourth grade because it was about a great scientist (George Washington Carver) who had a secret garden in the woods as a kid.  I had a secret garden too and...
Photos with Santa!

Photos with Santa!

Santa is coming to The Arbor Gate! Drop by for a complimentary photo on the following days: Sunday, November 29th from 11 AM until 3 PM Wednesday, December 2nd from 1 PM until 4 PM