At Green Acres Nursery & Supply, we love man's best friend!
Most dogs enjoy meandering through the aisles to soak up the various sights, sounds, and delicious smells in our nurseries. They also appreciate getting special treatment by being offered dog treats, and extra pats from our staff.
Gardeners with dogs are frequently asking our gurus about dog safe planting ideas. There are a plethora of dog safe plants that are perfect for Sacramento gardeners. Read on to learn more!
Green Acres' Top 10 Dog Safe Plants
Light Requirements- Full Sun
Dog Friendly Container Recipe
Thriller: Coreopsis 'Little Bang' Daybreak
Fillers: Supertunia 'Priscilla', Celosia 'Kimono Mix', Alyssum 'Clear Crystal Rose'
Spiller: Aptenia variegated
-Use an organic fertilizer in your container.
-Completely mix it into the soil rather than sprinkling it on top. Pets can be attracted to the blood and bone meal in the fertilizer.
Photo of completed container. Green Acres Nursery & Supply carries all plants pictured. See stores for current inventory.
1. THRILLER: Coreopsis 'Little Bang' Daybreak
2. FILLER #1: Supertunia 'Priscilla'
A nice snapshot (below) of the Supertunia 'Priscilla' Photo credit: Proven Winners.
3. FILLER #2: Celosia 'Kimono' Mix
4. FILLER #3: Alyssum 'Clear Crystal Rose'
5. SPILLER: Aptenia variegated