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September 22, 2014

Apple Season

Come find your favorite apples at the farm which are all fresh crop this season. From sweet and crunchy to tart and crisp, this is the perfect time to check out all of the varieties in stock. These apples are so fresh, they are picked twice a week for optimal taste. Pick up your favorites....
September 21, 2014

Canned Goods

Stop by this fall season and stock up on some homemade canned goods! They make perfect gifts as well as for additions to gift baskets! There are lots to choose from for everyone in the family.
September 20, 2014

Pumpkins

Pumpkins
It’s that time of year again & pumpkins are being picked in abundance. Fresh picked pumpkins & gourds are the perfect fall decoration that last all season long.
September 18, 2014

Varieties Of Gourds

In addition to yummy squash and pumpkins, we have straw bales, corn stalks, indian corn & many other decorations to make your home look festive this fall!
September 17, 2014

Field Trips

Windy Acres Farm offers daily field trips/group outings for any age! Our fieldtrips begin September 28th and run through November 2nd.
August 18, 2014

The Fields

The Fields
Everything we plant for retail sale is also planted in our own fields. If we can accomplish abundant yields in our fields we are confident you will have the same benefits. Let’s get to gardening.
August 18, 2014

Amish Jams

Amish Jams
Check out this selection of specialty jams made by the Amish. All natural products, minimal ingredients and over 20 varieties available.
August 18, 2014

Vegetable Plants

Vegetable Plants
Organize your garden with these potted and caged vegetable plants. Perfect for all sized patios or outdoor table tops. Mix and match these plants to gear them toward your cooking needs. Find a wide variety of heirloom and cherry tomatoes, bush pickles, green beans, snap peas, eggplant, a variety of sweet and hot peppers and...
August 18, 2014

Top Quality Products

Top Quality Products
We take pride in everything we grow so when you walk out the door you leave with a feeling of satisfaction that your purchase will continue to hold high standards. Our goal is to produce the best that nature has to offer and to give you the best options available.
April 25, 2014

Liquid Fence

Liquid Fence’s all natural Deer Repellent is designed to offer you year-round protection from deer and rabbits. Like all of Liquid Fence’s animal repellents, our deer and rabbit repellent is proven effective at safely repelling deer and rabbits.
April 25, 2014

Algo Flash

Simply put, Algoflash is a liquid fertilizer, 100% completely soluble in water. Algoflash is a 100% mineral based balanced fertilizer designed to deliver the 12 essential nutrients and trace elements that plants need to boost growth, flowers, and fruit. It is non-burning and can be used every time you water. It is non-toxic, odorless, environmentally...
April 25, 2014

Top Soil

Topsoil is the upper, outermost layer of soil, usually the top 2 inches (5.1 cm) to 8 inches (20 cm). It has the highest concentration of organic matter and microorganisms and is where most of the Earth’s biological soil activity occurs.
April 25, 2014

Mushroom Compost

Mushroom compost is the residual compost waste generated by the mushroom production industry. It is readily available (bagged, at nursery suppliers), and its formulation generally consists of a combination of wheat straw, dried blood, horse manure and ground chalk, composted together. It is an excellent source of humus, although much of its nitrogen content will...
April 25, 2014

Potting Soil

Potting soil, also known as potting mix or potting compost, is a medium in which to grow plants, herbs and vegetables in a pot or other durable container. The first recorded use of the term is from an 1861 issue of the American Agriculturist. Some common ingredients used in potting soil are peat, composted bark,...
April 25, 2014

Soil/Fertilizer

Fertilizer (or fertiliser) is any organic or inorganic material of natural or synthetic origin (other than liming materials) that is added to soil to supply one or more plant nutrients essential to the growth of plants. Conservative estimates report 30 to 50% of crop yields are attributed to natural or synthetic commercial fertilizer. Mined inorganic...
April 25, 2014

Flower Tubs

Flower gardeners know that container plants have special needs. Flower pots, planters, boxes and containers are designed to help grow stunning displays of annuals or perennials.
April 25, 2014

Flower Pails

Use in crafts, decorations, gift baskets, floral arrangements, planters, loose item storage, or as a ice bucket for beverages.
April 25, 2014

Animal Planters

Likable little critters for your home and garden. Each has a drainage hole. Frogs, Chicken, Bunnies, Turtles and More!
April 25, 2014

Patio planters

Don’t let limited space stop you from growing your own fresh, nutritious food. Create a productive garden on a patio, balcony or deck with an attractive planter.
April 25, 2014

Window Boxes

A flower box (sometimes called a window box, window flower box, or window box planter) is a planter box that is usually placed outdoors and used for displaying live plants and flowers, but it may also be used for growing herbs or other edible plants. Window boxes are used to decorate for the different seasons...
April 25, 2014

Moss Baskets

Hanging baskets dry out very quickly because they are exposed on all sides to drying winds. In the heat of the summer it is not uncommon to water moss baskets twice a day. The soil retention beads soak up water and then slowly release it into the soil as it dries out. I find that...
April 25, 2014

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi has been created by artificial selection for lateral meristem growth (a swollen, nearly spherical shape); its origin in nature is the same as that of cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, collard greens, and Brussels sprouts: they are all bred from, and are the same species as the wild cabbage plant (Brassica oleracea). The taste and...
April 25, 2014

Lettuce

Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is an annual plant of the aster or sunflower family Asteraceae. It is most often grown as a leaf vegetable, but sometimes for its stem and seeds. Lettuce was first cultivated by the ancient Egyptians who turned it from a weed, whose seeds were used to produce oil, into a plant grown...
April 25, 2014

Eggplant

Eggplant (Solanum melongena) is a species of nightshade commonly known in British English as aubergine and also known as melongene, garden egg, or guinea squash. It is known in South Asia, Southeast Asia and South Africa as brinjal. It bears a fruit of the same name (commonly either “eggplant” in American and Australian English or...
April 25, 2014

Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts grow in temperature ranges of 7–24°C (45–75°F), with highest yields at 15–18°C (59–64°F).[3] Fields are ready for harvest 90 to 180 days after planting. The edible sprouts grow like buds in helical patterns along the side of long, thick stalks of about 60 to 120 cm (24 to 47 in) in height, maturing...
April 25, 2014

Broccoli

Broccoli is an edible green plant in the cabbage family, whose large flowering head is used as a vegetable. The word broccoli comes from the Italian plural of broccolo, which means “the flowering top of a cabbage”, and is the diminutive form of brocco, meaning “small nail” or “sprout”. Broccoli is often boiled or steamed...
April 25, 2014

Cauliflower

Cauliflower is one of several vegetables in the species Brassica oleracea, in the family Brassicaceae. It is an annual plant that reproduces by seed. Typically, only the head (the white curd) is eaten. The cauliflower head is composed of a white inflorescence meristem. Cauliflower heads resemble those in broccoli, which differs in having flower buds....
April 25, 2014

Cabbage

Cabbage (Brassica oleracea or variants) is a leafy green or purple biennial plant, grown as an annual vegetable crop for its dense-leaved heads. Closely related to other cole crops, such as broccoli, cauliflower, and brussels sprouts, it descends from B. oleracea var. oleracea, a wild field cabbage. Cabbage heads generally range from 0.5 to 4...
April 25, 2014

Hot Peppers

20 varieties of hot peppers: jalapeño, chili pecan, banana peppers, serrano, poblano, habanero and much more!
April 25, 2014

Bell Peppers

Bell pepper, also known as sweet pepper or a pepper (in the United Kingdom and Ireland) and capsicum (in India, Australia and New Zealand), is a cultivar group of the species Capsicum annuum. Cultivars of the plant produce fruits in different colors, including red, yellow, orange, green, chocolate/brown, vanilla/white, and purple. Bell peppers are sometimes...
April 25, 2014

Yellow Squash

Yellow crookneck squash is one of the many cultivars of Cucurbita pepo, the species that also includes some pumpkins and most other summer squashes. The plants are bushy, and do not spread like the plants of winter squash and pumpkin. It is most often used as a summer squash, and is characterized by its bumpy,...
April 25, 2014

Zucchini

The zucchini or courgette is a summer squash which can reach nearly a meter in length, but which is usually harvested at half that size or less. Along with certain other squashes and pumpkins, it belongs to the species Cucurbita pepo. Zucchini can be dark or light green. A related hybrid, the golden zucchini, is...
April 25, 2014

Cucumber

Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. It is a creeping vine that bears cylindrical fruits that are used as culinary vegetables. There are three main varieties of cucumber: slicing, pickling, and burpless. Within these varieties, several different cultivars have emerged. The cucumber is originally from Southern Asia, but...
April 25, 2014

Watermelons

Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus, family Cucurbitaceae) is a vine-like (scrambler and trailer) flowering plant originally from southern Africa. Its fruit, which is also called watermelon, is a special kind referred to by botanists as a pepo, a berry which has a thick rind (exocarp) and fleshy center (mesocarp and endocarp). Pepos are derived from...
April 25, 2014

Cantaloupes

Because they are descended from tropical plants and tend to require warm temperatures throughout a relatively long growing period, cantaloupes grown in temperate climates are frequently started indoors for 14 days or longer before being transplanted outdoors. Cantaloupes are often picked, and shipped, before fully ripening. Postharvest practices include treatment with a sodium hypochlorite or...
April 25, 2014

Strawberries

Strawberry cultivars vary widely in size, color, flavor, shape, degree of fertility, season of ripening, liability to disease and constitution of plant. Some vary in foliage, and some vary materially in the relative development of their sexual organs. In most cases, the flowers appear hermaphroditic in structure, but function as either male or female. For...
April 25, 2014

Herbs

Culinary herbs are distinguished from vegetables in that, like spices, they are used in small amounts and provide flavor rather than substance to food. Herbs can be perennials such as thyme or lavender, biennials such as parsley, or annuals like basil. Perennial herbs can be shrubs such as rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis, or trees such as...
April 25, 2014

Scarlet Runner Vines

The vine can grow to two meters (6 feet) or more in length. The green pods are edible whole before they become fibrous, and the seeds can be used fresh or as dried beans. The starchy roots are still eaten by Central American Indians. In the UK, the flowers are often ignored, or treated as...
April 25, 2014

Cranes Bill

These indispensable perennials offer distinctive leaves and simple flowers in white and shades of blue and pink. There are plants for almost any climate, in a range of sizes from 5-inch buns to 5-foot giants. In an era of highly hybridized, flamboyant plants and doubled flowers, hardy geraniums are modest and restful to the eye....
April 25, 2014

Verbena

Some species, hybrids and cultivars of verbena are used as ornamental plants. They are drought-resistant, tolerating full to partial sun, and enjoy well-drained, average soils. Plants are usually grown from seed. Some species and hybrids are not hardy and are treated as half-hardy annuals in bedding schemes.
April 25, 2014

Hydrangea

Hydrangea flowers are produced from early spring to late autumn; they grow in flowerheads (corymbs or panicles) at the ends of the stems. In many species, the flowerheads contain two types of flowers, small fertile flowers in the middle of the flowerhead, and large, sterile bract-like flowers in a ring around the edge of each...
April 25, 2014

Bleeding Heart

Growing to 120 cm (47 in) tall by 45 cm (18 in) wide, L. spectabilis is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial with 3-lobed compound leaves on fleshy green to pink stems. The arching horizontal racemes of up to 20 pendent flowers are borne in spring and early summer. The outer petals are bright fuchsia-pink, while the...
April 25, 2014

Rhubarb

Rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum) is a species of plant in the family Polygonaceae. They are herbaceous perennials growing from short, thick rhizomes. They have large leaves that are somewhat triangular, with long fleshy petioles. They have small flowers grouped in large compound leafy greenish-white to rose-red inflorescences. In culinary use, fresh raw petioles (leaf stalks) are...
April 25, 2014

Dianthus

The species are mostly herbaceous perennials, a few are annual or biennial, and some are low subshrubs with woody basal stems. The leaves are opposite, simple, mostly linear and often strongly glaucous grey-green to blue-green. The flowers have five petals, typically with a frilled or pinked margin, and are (in almost all species) pale to...
April 25, 2014

Lavender

Lavandula (common name Lavender) is a genus of 39 species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It is native to the Old World and is found from Cape Verde and the Canary Islands, southern Europe across to northern and eastern Africa, the Mediterranean, southwest Asia to southeast India. Many members of the genus...
April 25, 2014

Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata (Fall phlox, Garden phlox or Perennial phlox) is a species of flowering plant in the family Polemoniaceae, native to the eastern United States, but extensively cultivated as an ornamental plant.
April 25, 2014

Gaillardia

Gaillardia the blanket flowers, is a genus of flowering plants in the sunflower family, Asteraceae, native to North and South America. It was named after an M. Gaillard de Charentonneau,an 18th-century French magistrate who was a patron of botany. The common name may refer to the resemblance of the inflorescence to the brightly patterned blankets...
April 25, 2014

Canna Tropicanna

Tropicanna canna is an outrageously colored plant, with striped foliage that rivals the electricity of any flower. The purple leaves are festooned with pink, red and green veins that fade to sunset orange. Blooms are a little smaller than most, and are well above the foliage.
April 25, 2014

Columbine

Aquilegia (common names: Granny’s Bonnet or Columbine) is a genus of about 60-70 species of perennial plants that are found in meadows, woodlands, and at higher altitudes throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for the spurred petals of their flowers.
April 25, 2014

Tulip

Tulips are spring-blooming perennials that grow from bulbs. Depending on the species, tulip plants are between 4 inches (10 cm) and 28 inches (71 cm) high. The tulip’s large flowers usually bloom on scapes with leaves in a rosette at ground level and a single flowering stalk arising from amongst the leaves.Tulip stems have few...
April 25, 2014

Hyacinth

Hyacinthus grows from bulbs, each producing around four to six linear leaves and one to three spikes (racemes) of flowers. In the wild species, the flowers are widely spaced, with as few as two per raceme in H. litwinovii and typically six to eight in H. orientalis, which grows to a height of 15–20 cm...
April 25, 2014

Rose Bush

A rose is a woody perennial of the genus Rosa, within the family Rosaceae. There are over 100 species. They form a group of plants that can be erect shrubs, climbing or trailing with stems that are often armed with sharp prickles. Flowers vary in size and shape and are usually large and showy, in...
April 25, 2014

Carnation

It is a herbaceous perennial plant growing to 80 cm tall. The leaves are glaucous greyish green to blue-green, slender, up to 15 cm long. The flowers are produced singly or up to five together in a cyme; they are 3–5 cm diameter, and sweetly scented; the original natural flower colour is bright pinkish-purple, but...
April 25, 2014

Caladium

Several species are grown as ornamental plants for their large, arrowhead-shaped leaves marked in varying patterns in white, pink, and red (somewhat resembling the unrelated coleus) and have been in cultivation in Europe since the late 18th century. The two forms most widely cultivated are called “fancy-leaved” and “lance-leaved”. The former is the more commonly...
April 25, 2014

Lilies

It is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant, evergreen where rainfall and temperatures are adequate, deciduous where there is a dry season. Its preferred habitat is in streams and ponds or on the banks. It grows to 0.6–1 m (2–3 ft) tall, with large clumps of broad, arrow shaped dark green leaves up to 45 cm...
April 25, 2014

Dinner Plate Dahlias

Dahlias grow and flower best in a well-drained, sunny site. They like warm weather and will not tolerate frost, so don’t rush to plant them outdoors. Plant your dahlias in beds about the same time as you’d plant corn—when the soil has warmed. Most dahlias will begin flowering by midsummer.
April 25, 2014

Black Eyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta, commonly called black-eyed Susan, is a species of flowering plant in the family Asteraceae, native to the central United States. It is one of a number of plants with the common name black-eyed Susan. Other common names for this plant include: brown-eyed Susan, brown Betty, gloriosa daisy, golden Jerusalem,[1][2] Poorland daisy, yellow daisy,...
April 25, 2014

Wave Petunia’s

Wave Petunias begin flowering at the first breath of hot summer weather and continue well into fall in mild and warm climates.
April 25, 2014

Hanging Baskets

A hanging basket is a suspended container used for growing decorative plants. Typically they are hung from buildings, where garden space is at a premium, and from street furniture for environmental enhancement. They may also be suspended from free standing frames sometimes called hanging basket trees. One type of hanging basket is the inverted planter...
April 25, 2014

Potted Greenery

4 inch potted greenery – spikes, vinca vine, asparagus fern, sweet potato vine Annual flats marigold, petunia, begonia, snapdragon, pansies, salvia, dusty miller and much more!
April 25, 2014

Begonias

Begonia is a genus of perennial flowering plants in the family Begoniaceae. The genus contains about 1,400 different plant species. The Begonias are native to moist subtropical and tropical climates. Some species are commonly grown indoors as ornamental houseplants in cooler climates. In cooler climates some species are cultivated outside in summertime for their bright...
April 25, 2014

Double Rose Inpatiens

What would we do without impatiens? It’s the old reliable for shade gardens when you want eye-popping color all season long. The plants bloom in just about every color except true blue and are well suited to growing in containers or in the ground. If you have a bright spot indoors, you may be able...
April 25, 2014

New Guinea Inpatiens

The New Guinea impatiens (Impatiens hawkeri) is a popular, easy growing, low maintenance flowering plant. It was first made available to consumers in the early 1970s after being collected from the island of New Guinea and has since become one of the most popular specimens for both landscaped beds and containers. It is rated to...
April 25, 2014

Zonal Geraniums

Zonal geraniums (Pelargonium x hortorum) stand out among other geraniums with their very large flower clusters and circular, dark green leaf markings. They are widely grown as annual bedding or potted plants and are hardy outdoors in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 10 and 11. Zonal geraniums propagate both from seeds and from...