Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 24 NO. 5  -  May 2020

Area greenhouse openings


Country Gardens Greenhouse is located in the parking lot of Kocian's featuring flowers, heirloom vegetables and hanging baskets. Opening mid-May, hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon–Sat. Phone: (218) 743-3343


Grundmeier's Greenhouse is located at 589 Main St North, Blackduck. Opening Thurs, May 7. Hours are Mon-Sat, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Grundmeier's carries bedding plants, vegetables, a selection of Proven Winners® hanging baskets and planters. Phone: (218) 368-4282


Forevergreen Greenhouse and Gifts is located 1 mile east of Effie on Highway 1. Opening Sat., May 2. It's the 25th anniversary for Forevergreen, and this year they have added a new 30’x60’ greenhouse. Specialties include patio tomatoes, petunias and geraniums. There are new flower varieities and combinations, and new greens and house plants. Borage and chamomile have been added to the herb selection, plus lots of tomatoes and vegetables. There is an attached gift shop with candles, western primitives, Burt’s Bees products and more. Open 7 days a week, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Phone (218) 743-3358 or email forever@bigfork.net. On Facebook at Forevergreen Greenhouse and Gifts.


Lloyd's Landscaping is located at the junction of Highways 38 and 286 in Marcell. Opening Mothers' Day weekend. Bedding plants, shrubs, fruits, pernennials, hanging baskets, bagged soil and bulk bin materials like mulch, crushed rock and top soil. Landscaping services available - call with your questions. Open Mon-Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m. and Sat. and Sun., 1-3 p.m. Phone: (218) 832-2842. Check out our website: www.LandscapeWithLloyd.com.


Mizpah's Local Roots Greenhouse is located at 11354 Pleasant St. in Mizpah. Opening May 1, hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 7 days a week. Large variety of vegetables and flowers: succulents, herbs, perennials and new varieties of annuals. Strawberry and flower baskets, porch pots of cucumbers and strawberries. Phone: (218) 244-9716. On Facebook under Mizpah’s Local Roots Greenhouse, pictures updated often.


Harvest Moon Greenhouse is at 12337 Town Rd #425. (from Hwy 71, north on Co.Rd. 15, right on Co. Rd. 51, right on Co.Rd. 425) Opening May 1. Hours 8 a.m.-6 p.m., 7 days a week. Custom pots and design, annuals, non-GMO vegetables, baskets. Phone: (507) 456-7611, Facebook at Harvest Moon Greenhouse.

Northome and Kelliher Farmers Markets

Northome and Kelliher both host Farmers' Markets, with vegetables, homemade goodies, honey and more. Starts June 24. Northome: at North Woods Craft Store, Weds, 5-7 p.m and Friday, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Kelliher, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Fridays parking lot next to Village One Stop.