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 |2018-11-06T17:25:52-04:00November 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 |2018-10-10T16:35:07-04:00October 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 |2018-07-06T16:29:03-04:00July 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

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 |2018-03-08T14:07:01-04:00March 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

What’s New at The Garden Center

Y'all! We are so excited about all the new spring shipments that have arrived at our Garden Center at Park Road Shopping Center! We've got some exciting new inventory! Pansies, lettuces, glazed pots, lightweight pots, concrete birdbaths, and more! Check out these gorgeous early spring flowers! Ready to adorn your planters and flower borders! Lenten [...]

By |2018-02-20T17:26:03-04:00February 20th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Lawn and Garden, What's New?|3 Comments

Gardening To-Do List for December

You've made it through the brunt of the year and there isn't much left to do in your Carolina yards this time of year. All the better to have more time to focus on the holidays. Perhaps your outdoor to-do list includes putting up Christmas decoration to spread the holiday cheer. Come to Blackhawk Hardware [...]

By |2017-12-05T22:59:08-04:00December 5th, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden, Winterizing Outdoors|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for December

Intriguing Bushes to Consider for Your Carolina Garden

Midfall is the perfect time of the year to plant bushes here in the Carolinas. Cooler temperatures help keep the soil moist and encourage root growth before frost hits. Here at Blackhawk Hardware's Garden Center we always strive to bring you the highest quality of intriguing plants. While we carry popular varieties like ornamental boxwood [...]

By |2017-10-12T15:52:52-04:00October 12th, 2017|Articles For Outdoor Living, Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on Intriguing Bushes to Consider for Your Carolina Garden

Gardening To-Do List for October

Happy fall y'all! Both calendar and weather are in tune and the Queen City is starting to see leaves changing here and there and some are beginning to fall. You know what that means, more items on your gardening to do list. Here is your October gardening to do list for Charlotte, North Carolina. Plan [...]

By |2017-10-03T11:59:45-04:00October 3rd, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for October

Gardening To-Do List for August

August is here and the hot weather continues to put stress on your Charlotte garden this month. It should come as no surprise that adequate hydration is a key item on your gardening to do list for this month. But, the nights are going to start being cooler again as August progresses so don't forget [...]

Best Companion Plants to Help Your Vegetables Strive

We all do better when we have good friends in life. You may be surprised to hear that this is also true for our plants. Everyone knows pollinators like bees and other insects are crucial for fruits and vegetables to develop their crop but did you know that certain plants can help other plants to [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:00-04:00March 29th, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on Best Companion Plants to Help Your Vegetables Strive
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Covid-19 Announcement

COVID-19 Update: We are here for you Charlotte.  Blackhawk Hardware and Garden Center are open, but our hours have changed. We are currently open from 8 am to 6 pm daily. Curbside pickup is available for items ordered online through AceHardware.com. Thank you for your support as we get through this together.