Featured Houseplant: Spider Plant (Chlorophytum)

Despite the creepy-crawly name, the spider plant is among the most popular (and easiest to grow) of all hanging or trailing houseplants. While these exceptionally hardy plants will survive in less than perfect conditions, in perfect conditions they are stunning. A mature plant will form tight rosettes of arching leaves with a profusion of hanging […]

We’re Open – Covid-19 Message

We are now offering shop from home! Order plant material, rock and soils for delivery and planting over the phone. Call one of our nursery specialist to assist you. We will send you pictures and answer any questions you might have. Keeping Prescott and surrounding area beautiful through the Corona Virus. Mortimers nursery wants our customers to know we are OPEN […]

Improving Soil Drainage

The rising temperatures of Spring are right around the corner, and with it comes the thawing out of frozen ground. The remains of winter will melt into a quagmire interspersed only by early crocus. This is the perfect time to come to understand the draining capacity of your soil. Why is this so important? It […]

April’s Featured Houseplant: Calathea

The Calathea plant is a popular plant used for indoor office decoration purposes. It is often used in homes and businesses as well. It is a type of plant that prefers indirect lighting, which means makes it perfect for indoor usage and office buildings. Calathea plants are popular for indoor purposes because they are generally easy to care for and […]