Landscaping and Garden Supply in Newburgh and Evansville, IN

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We Are Here For You

We are doing our part to help protect our customers and staff and provide a safe shopping environment. Starting today, April 7, we will be implementing additional operational procedures and changes.

1. Our store hours will now be 8:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Saturday and 12:00 pm -4:00 pm on Sunday. We highly encourage all of our "higher risk" customers to shop with us from 8:00-10:00 am Monday-Friday, as these times are usually less busy.
2. We now have separate, specially designated entrance and exit doors and gates to respect 6ft...

Spring Is The Perfect Time To Mulch

Spring is a great time to clean out your planting beds and add new mulch. Mulch helps suppress weeds, retain moisture, moderate soil temperature for plants, and makes your landscape look revived.  However, all mulch is not created equal.  At Colonial we sell only the highest quality bark hardwood mulch.  Many lower grade mulches are made from used pallet wood that doesn't retain it's color as long, and can be more likely to attract termites.  As landscape and lawn care maintnance is considered essential for the health of our community, we...

Mother Nature Never Closes

While we acknowledge the health and safety of people we care about at home, in our garden center, and our wider communities, we’ve organized around what we can do to make things better and more beautiful for everyone.

We are currently open for fresh-air shopping at our 13 acre facility, so there is plenty of room to roam. Landscaping and lawn care service providers are considered essectial business under the Governors Executive Order. Call, email, or chat with us online via Facebook and Google and at this site on our contact...

Spring Will Arrive And We Are Here For You

For many of you, a trip to Colonial is a welcome escape from everyday life. Weather- wise spring feels like it is approaching faster than ever. Mother Nature is reaching out her hand to pull us outside.

We are excited to celebrate that when the time is right. But for now, our concentration is on trying to make things as normal as possible for our customers and staff. Trucks full of beautiful plants fresh from the growers have been arriving at our location. We are here daily to water them, and continue to replenish our inventory, as...

Spring Garden Color

Spring Garden Color

Early spring flowers are a sure sign warmer weather is on the way. Spring weather may be unpredictable, yet many spring flowers are hardy enough to handle it. Your garden can be brimming with color almost as soon as the ground thaws. Many early-spring bloomers can be planted outdoors even before the threat of frost has past. Others may need a bit of coddling to begin with, but cool spring weather is when they shine, so do not miss out by waiting too long to plant them.​  Some early bloomers can tolerate temperatures as low as 20 degrees....

Greenhouse in the Winter

Why visit our greenhouse in the winter? “Why not?” might be the better question. More green in your home and/or office may improve your health, besides adding natural beauty.  

Houseplants have many proven benefits to your health. Plants help you breathe easier as they increase the oxygen and humidity levels in your space. Plants can also remove up to 87% of volatile organic compounds in our everyday environment every 24 hours! Research also shows plants can help increase your focus and overall health. 

Most houseplants are...