Fall Trees and Bushes at Blackhawk’s Garden Center

Fall is the ideal time to plant new trees, bushes and shrubs in your yards. Blackhawk Hardware's Garden Center currently has plants with the most beautiful textures and colors. Perfect to add a bit to your landscaping or replace struggling plants. Selecting new bushes and trees right now gives you a great preview of their [...]

By | 2018-11-06T17:25:52-04:00 November 6th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden, Outdoor Living|Comments Off on Fall Trees and Bushes at Blackhawk’s Garden Center

Gloves, Rakes, Leaf Blowers – Oh My!

Hello fall! Hello beautiful foliage! Uhm, hi there leaves on the ground... This year we're hoping to make your life a little easier when it comes to fall yard work. Owner Andrew Wilkerson has shown us some of his favorite fall tools at Blackhawk Hardware. First of all - safety first -  reduce splinters, calluses [...]

By | 2018-10-10T16:35:07-04:00 October 10th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Lawn and Garden, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on Gloves, Rakes, Leaf Blowers – Oh My!

July Gardening To-Do List

It's been hot hot hot here in the North Carolina Piedmont with temperatures well in the 90s on most days. Protect yourself from the heat and get your gardening done in the morning hours or after dinner. Well, you'll want to do some of this month's gardening before dinner as your ingredients will probably include [...]

By | 2018-07-06T16:29:03-04:00 July 6th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on July Gardening To-Do List

June Gardening To Do List

Well, June is here and with it a hefty dose of tropical heat and moisture! Our lawn has enjoyed the mix of sunshine and rain and we have to mow quite frequently. Remember to avoid taking off more than 1/3 of the grass's height! Read on for what else is on June's gardening to-do list [...]

By | 2018-06-01T16:22:26-04:00 June 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on June Gardening To Do List

Grow Your Own Food in Charlotte, NC

Growing your own fruits and vegetables is a rewarding hobby that is good for your body, mind, soul and taste buds! Plant now for a delicious bounty all summer long. Starting with plants from Blackhawk Hardware's Garden Center gives your garden an advantageous head-start. Only the finest seedlings wind up in our assortment. We have [...]

By | 2018-05-22T17:08:33-04:00 May 22nd, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, It's All Good In The Garden|Comments Off on Grow Your Own Food in Charlotte, NC

May Gardening To Do List

Summer gardening season is here and with it tons of new, ever changing arrivals at our Garden Center! Come in for the freshest selection in town! I know it's sad but by now most pansies and violas look droopy and are way past their prime. Replace pansies and other early spring blooming annuals with new [...]

By | 2018-05-30T17:08:54-04:00 May 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on May Gardening To Do List

Fresh Finds at Your Favorite Garden Center

Walking around Blackhawk Hardware's Garden Center this time of year is always a special treat! Everywhere you look, you'll see aisles of blossoms and intriguing textures that are waiting to transform your Charlotte garden. Come in, spend some time looking at all our lovely plants, containers, garden art, fountains, bird baths, and SO much more. [...]

By | 2018-04-10T22:53:41-04:00 April 10th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, It's All Good In The Garden, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on Fresh Finds at Your Favorite Garden Center

April Gardening To Do List

Cleaning the yard will be easier now - before it'll get harder once everything has reached new dimensions! Now that new growth has come in you'll be able to identify dead plants and branches easily. See, sometimes wait and see is the best strategy for gardening! Deadhead spent spring blossoms such as daffodils and tulips. [...]

By | 2018-04-04T14:35:53-04:00 April 4th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on April Gardening To Do List

Favorite Tools for Spring Lawn and Garden Care

This time of year, homeowners are focused on aerating and dethatching their lawns and planting new shrubs, trees, and plants. Most gardeners will have standard tools in their garage or shed, but at Blackhawk Hardware, we offer some specialty tools that will make early spring lawn maintenance much easier. Lawn & Garden manager Wade is [...]

By | 2018-03-08T14:07:01-04:00 March 8th, 2018|Articles For Outdoor Living, Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on Favorite Tools for Spring Lawn and Garden Care

Gardening To-Do List for March

It's almost spring, y'all! Our urban gardens here in Charlotte have woken up! Daffodils, tulips and the first trees are blooming. Time to get your gardening gloves out and say hello to your yard! While your spring garden is in bloom, be sure to snap some photos! They will help you this fall when it's [...]

By | 2018-02-22T15:47:47-04:00 March 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for March
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