Going Incognito

Posted on: September 21, 2014

Nearly everyone I know has wished at some point in the lives that they could be invisible. Children dream of this as their superhero power. Imagine what you could get away with if no one saw you take the cookie from the jar, write on...

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Ruppert Nurseries Promotes Ronda Roemmelt to Sales Manager

Posted on: September 3, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Damascus, MD. August 20, 2014 – Ruppert Nurseries, a wholesale nursery that is dedicated to producing the highest quality plant material has promoted Ronda Roemmelt to the company’s Sales Manager. Ronda rejoined the Ruppert family in December of 2012 as the sales...

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Fall Digging Hazards

Posted on: August 21, 2014

We have all heard that some trees cannot be dug in the fall right? So which trees and why not? Seems like everyone has a different opinion. Yet there seems to be very little actual research and or concrete data. Here at Ruppert Nurseries we...

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Landscape Faux Pas

Posted on: August 2, 2014

Have you ever found yourself with an article of clothing in your closet that you just can’t seem to figure out how to wear? Maybe the cuffs on the pants are too wide, the waist too high, the shoulder pad too broad, or the color...

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Ruppert Nurseries Deer Dogs

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Deer Control…gone to the dogs. Montgomery County Maryland is a terrific location for a tree farm. Great soil, climate, rainfall and close to our primary markets. Unfortunately, the deer also think it is a great location. Ruppert Nurseries is located within Montgomery Counties Agricultural Reserve....

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What Has This Tree Endured?

Posted on: June 3, 2014

Humans suffer injuries every day. Spend an hour in your local emergency room some day and you’ll see broken arms, head wounds, perhaps even something more grave and life threatening.  Sometimes a human wound can heal, sometimes not so well. Many of us know people...

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Bare Root Tree Moving

Posted on: May 28, 2014

It’s no secret that tree planting plays a key role in sustainable landscaping. The method of planting is just as important as the act of planting itself. Modern methods of moving and replanting trees from nurseries now include bare rooting trees. This article highlights several...

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Using Native Plants

Posted on: May 22, 2014

The concept of planting native species continues to grow in popularity in the landscape industry.  I understand the theory that if you plant something that grows naturally in your area, it should perform better.  The fact is; that concept is true in some cases and...

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Ruppert Going Greener

Posted on: April 23, 2014

Ruppert Nurseries- Finding Ways to go Greener Ruppert Nurseries has long been in the business of making a positive impact on the environment. Over the years, Ruppert Nurseries has planted more than 150,000 trees. With more than 70,000 trees being grown on 600 acres, it’s safe to say that...

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Signs of Spring

Posted on: April 22, 2014

As I walked to the mailbox this AM to grab the newspaper, bundled up in coat, hat, gloves, scarf I cursed the damn groundhog.  When will spring ever get here?!  Curse, curse, curse you damn groundhog.  Why is the mailbox so far away? Why does...

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