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Bauer’s Annual Spring Kickoff Days UPDATE

Stop in TODAY for your dollar plants! They won't last long! {April 25}Because of the overwhelming response this year to Bauer's Annual Spring Kickoff Days, all dollar plants are now sold out. Here's the good [...]

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Bauer’s Annual Spring Kickoff Days News

Dates EXTENDED! Due to the continued importance of social distancing guidelines, we've decided to extend Bauer's Annual Spring Kickoff Days sale! The event will still begin on April 23, but will now last 8 days [...]

Bauer’s Market & Garden Center’s Response to COVID-19

Minnesota's Governor Walz announced April 8th that garden centers are officially an essential business in the state! We want to assure you that we take the health and well-being of our community, customers, and team [...]

Mosquito-Repelling Plants

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 [...]


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 [...]


Mint is by far one of our favorite summer herbs to grow in the garden, but did you know it’s actually a perennial? That’s right, this fragrant and delicious plant is incredibly hardy and [...]


Most people are familiar with the concepts behind composting. Not only does it allow us to produce less landfill waste, but it’s also a way to use our organic household scraps to enrich our [...]

How to Plant & Prune Clematis

Trailing vines create such a beautiful effect in our gardens. Depending on how we set them up, they can create a lush backdrop against a fence or draw the eye upward with their draping effect. [...]

How to Plant Potatoes

Can you even call yourself a Midwesterner without a healthy love of potatoes? Whether covered in butter and cheese, made into french fries, or simply boiled with salt, these tubers are one of the most [...]

Dormant Oil Spray

With spring well on its way, our favorite fruit trees will soon be in full bloom, and before we know it, they’ll be loaded with deliciously sweet treats! Unfortunately, we’re not the only ones who [...]

Winter Burn in Evergreens

It’s no secret that Minnesota is prone to harsh winter temperatures, especially this past winter. As much of a relief as it is when the snow begins to melt, many of us may notice our [...]