Lawn Care Tips

Lawn Care Tips

Lawn Care Tips for the Fredericksburg, Virginia area “Start from the ground up” – LOCAL SOIL CONDITIONS  Fredericksburg, Virginia is a transitional region where it is too far north for optimum growth of southern grasses and too far south for northern grasses. This does not mean you cannot have a nice lawn.  Proper timing is […]

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Winning Colors Tall Fescue Blend

Winning Colors Tall Fescue Blend is our flagship grass seed blend.  All of the varieties are on or have been on the Virginia Tech Recommended Variety list.  Lots of research has been conducted on these varieties.  They have been proven to work well in our region. Winning Colors are seeds that have been named after a […]

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Home Brewing & Winemaking

Home Brewing & Winemaking Roxbury Farm & Garden Center has been providing folks in the Fredericksburg area home brewing and winemaking supplies since 1979.  We feature a complete line of equipment and ingredients for beer making and winemaking.  The home brewer and the vintner are sure to find all that is needed to make your own […]

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Visit Our Farm & Garden Center

Roxbury Mills was founded in 1929 in the historic city of Fredericksburg. We became a leader in grain and feed sales for the area and we have grown into the finest garden center and nursery in the region. The name “Roxbury Farm and Garden Center” was adopted, as it is more descriptive of our current […]

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Brown Patch Disease in your lawn

As we enter into the heat of the summer cool season grasses such as tall fescue and ryegrasses tend to turn brown.  Two reasons come to mind regarding this change. If the lawn is uniformly brown then the grass may simply be going dormant.  If the lawn has irregular brown patches then you may have […]

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Wild Bird Feeds & Feeders

Roxbury Farm & Garden Center carries feeding supplies year round for wild birds, woodpeckers, squirrels, and backyard critters in general. Here is list of items we always stock: Roxbury Wild Bird Blend consisting of white millet, medium sized cracked corn, sunflower & wheat. Available in 25 pounds & 11 pounds. Black Oil Sunflower available in […]

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Controlling Ticks & Fleas in the Lawn

It’s summertime, so we get to enjoy the bar-b-que grill, swimming pools, trips to the beach, and the smell of freshly mown grass.  Along with all of these goodies we also get to fight off ticks, spiders, fleas, snakes, lions, and tigers.  Oh my!  Okay, maybe not lions and tigers, but you get the picture. […]

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Countryside Organics Natural Poultry Feed

Organic GMO free natural poultry feed is now in stock at Roxbury Farm & Garden Center. Countryside Organic Soy-Free Poultry Layer Feed with 17% protein, 2% fat, and 8% fiber, our certified soy-free Layer Feed is a complete feed that’s supplemented with Thorvin kelp, organic alfalfa, and Fertrell Poultry Nutri-Balancer. It’s formulated with additional calcium […]

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SHOP THE BOULEVARD !

SHOP THE BOULEVARD!  Lafayette Boulevard…Downtown! “Back in the day” there was not an I-95 or Route 1 bypass.  Everything circulated through downtown Fredericksburg on what is now Route 1 business.  If you were going from Richmond to Washington you passed through Fredericksburg on U. S. Route 1 starting with Lafayette Boulevard. Today our old town […]

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