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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Fall is Planting Time

Fall is planting time at Roxbury Farm & Garden Center.  Fall is the best time to plant most trees, shrubs and perennials.  We have a wide selection of plant material to choose from. Root growth of plants and grass is most active in the cooler months.  Roots will grow in the dead of winter as […]

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Holland Bulbs for Fall Planting bring Spring Flowers

 Holland Bulbs for Fall Planting bring Spring Flowers including tulip, daffodil,  hyacinth, crocus, amaryllis & paperwhite are here! Roxbury Farm & Garden Center has been a destination for the Holland flower bulb enthusiast for over 40 years. Roxbury features more than 160 varieties of Holland bulbs.There are many types of Holland bulbs including the main […]

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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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Gift Certificates are available

One of the most popular items Roxbury Farm & Garden Center sells are gift certificates. They make a wonderful gift for friends and relatives. Gift certificates are available year round and they are just like cash.  There is no expiration or fee involved. They may be spent all at once or a little bit at a […]

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Christmas Trees Are Here!

Roxbury Farm & Garden Center’s Christmas trees are here! Our cut trees, garland roping, and wreathes are sure to help make this holiday season one to remember! Also, don’t forget that Roxbury carries a variety of gift ideas for the gardener on your shopping list! Whether its flower bulbs, seed packets, gardening tools, or a […]

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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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