Caramel Apple Donuts

August 28th, 2019|Apple Recipes|

Ingredients Donut batter: 2 cup Flour 3/4 cup Sugar 1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/4 tsp Nutmeg 1/4 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Salt 3/4 cup Buttermilk or (3/4 cup Milk + 1/4 tsp Lemon juice or White Vinegar) 2 beaten Eggs 2 tbsp melted Butter 3/4 cup shredded Apples Topping: 11 oz Kraft Caramels 1/4 [...]

Apple Pie Bread Pudding

August 21st, 2019|Apple Recipes|

Ingredients 8 cups bread, cubed 3 medium apples, peeled, cored and chopped 4 eggs 1 cup vanilla yogurt 1 cup milk 2 tsp cinnamon, divided ½ tsp nutmeg ½ c sugar + 2 Tbsp ½ cup raisins Sauce 1 cup Unsalted Butter 1 cup Heavy Cream 1 cup Brown Sugar Directions Preheat oven to 350°. [...]

Grilled Apples

August 14th, 2019|Apple Recipes|

Ingredients 4 apples 2 Tbsp butter 1 Tbsp cinnamon sugar 1/2c caramel, more for drizzling 1/3c chopped pecans Directions Slice off the top ¼ of the apples and scoop out cores Using a paring knife, make a deep cut around the center of the apple. Flip over apples and make narrow cuts all around, making sure [...]

Russian Sage

May 29th, 2019|Perennial Highlilght, This Week At Bauer's|

Russian Sage is much loved for its stunning color and long bloom time in the summer garden.  Plants form a bushy upright clump of grayish leaves that are lacy and fragrant.  Spikes of rich violet-blue flowers appear in high summer, continuing into late fall.  An extremely versatile garden plant, Russian Sage loves hot, sunny sites [...]

Prairie Drop Seed Grass

May 22nd, 2019|Perennial Highlilght, This Week At Bauer's|

Prairie Drop Seed was one of the major components of the Midwestern prairie, and it’s now a popular landscape plant—with good reason.  It is perhaps the most ornamental of the native prairie grasses and grows in a clumping shape with deep green narrow leaves that arch downward. In July, Prairie Drop Seed sends up numerous [...]

Mosquito-Repelling Plants

May 20th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Warm summer nights on the patio are loads of fun, but nobody likes waking up the next morning to itchy mosquito bites all over. Fortunately, as gardeners, we have the skills needed to find natural solutions to these irritating pests. Rather than using chemicals, we can grow plants that naturally and safely repel mosquitoes. [...]

This Week at Bauer’s Market & Garden Center | May 20, 2019

May 20th, 2019|This Week At Bauer's|

Have You Heard?Bauer's is hosting both a succulent workshop and a herb workshop!  Check our online calendar, grab a friend, and register before they're full.  Click photos below for additional workshop info and to register.  Registration and payment required. Please send us an email and let us know what workshops you'd like to see and [...]

Monarda ‘Bee Balm’

May 15th, 2019|Perennial Highlilght, This Week At Bauer's|

These plants explode with very large frilly flowers just as summer begins.  Bee Balm comes in a variety of colors including, this stunning blue {Blue Stocking} and Bubblegum Blast; red Monarda will be restocked next week with Pardon Me Cerise and Cherry Pops.  Pollinators love these colorful, large blooms!  Monarda is very attractive to bees, [...]

Mulch

May 13th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Mulching is one of those amazing gardening techniques that requires a little bit of effort at first, but ends up saving you a ton of time and energy down the road. If you’re unfamiliar with mulching, it’s basically the application of a thick layer of loose material over a garden bed to cover bare [...]

This Week at Bauer’s Market & Garden Center | May 13, 2019

May 13th, 2019|This Week At Bauer's|

Voting Open through May 18Once again, the La Crosse Tribune is hosting their Best of the Best contest.  Bauer's Market has been honored to be a TWO TIME WINNER in the Best Garden Center category!  Now in the third year of the contest, Bauer's is in the following categories this season: Best Garden Center; Best [...]