Sod Availability

Sod Arrives Friday!

Next Shipment of Sod is Expected Friday, May 8th

Sod is cut weekly & delivered on Fridays for the weekend, weather permitting, so it's always a good idea to check with us before your visit.

Summer Vegetables

Summer Vegetable Plants

Cucumber, Eggplant, Melons, Okra, Peppers, Squash, Tomatoes

priced $2.19 & up

AND don't forget your Espoma Organic Garden-tone fertilizer, stakes, straw and ties for a successful harvest.

Mandevilla Vines

Reliable, summer loving Mandevilla vines are just as happy to hang out on the deck waiting for a party as they are to greet friends on the front porch. Available in red, pink, and white.

10 inch pot priced $39.99
Sale $10 off

You will need a trellis for these vining beauties. We suggest a Casa Verde trellis.

Casa Verde Trellises

20% Off!

Available in White, Cedar, Redwood, Lime, Blue, Rose, and Violet

6ft fan & ladder styles

plastic composite

Looks and feels like wood

Waterproof; UV, mildew & insect resistant

Will not rot or splinter

Holland Bulbs

Sale 30% off

While Supplies Last
Includes all packaged
and bare-root

Dahlias - Tuberous Begonias - Lilies - Gladiolas - Caladium - Callas - Elephant Ears and MORE

The Giant Elephant Ear Bulbs are MAMMOTH this year!

EarthBox Kit


Organic Ready-to-Grow Gardening Kit

Sale $10 off

reg priced $59.99

In addition to our popular Green & Terra cotta colors, now available in 3 new color options: Cobalt Blue, Margarita Lime Green, & Eggplant Purple

Marylanders Plant Trees

Instant Tree Rebate
SAVE $25 at the register
from Maryland Department
of Natural Resources.

The Redbud (featured above) along with many other trees is eligible for the MD DNR tree rebate if you are planting it in Maryland. Purchase any tree from their approved list (you must spend $50 or more) and you will receive your rebate. Print out a coupon from the DNR website and bring it to Behnkes and you will receive your rebate (SAVE $25) when you purchase your tree.

Hanging Baskets

10" Annual Flowering Baskets
reg priced $24.99

Buy 2 Get One FREE

With this sweet deal you can surprise ALL the moms in your life with a beautiful gift that will bloom throughout the summer.

Blooming Phalaenopsis Orchids

These beautiful orchids make
a perfect gift! And they are
surprisingly easy to care for.

Bonus: This weekend the orchid lady, Carol Allen, will be running the orchid clinic at Behnke's. Stop by for free growing advice and pick up a free care sheet.

6 inch pot reg. price $34.99

Sale 20% off

Behnke Garden Club Specials
Thyme (Herb)

2½" pot, reg. $3.29

Sale 25% off

Thyme has a minty, light lemony aroma. Pairs well w/ meats/fish, vegetables, beans & soft cheeses; great in soups. Contains many flavonoid phenolic antioxidants. Use 3 fresh sprigs in a cup of hot water to make an herbal tea. Sweeten w/ raw honey.

All Peonies Sale 20% off

Peonies are undeniably one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. The flower colors radiate loveliness, and their form is pure grace. This is truly a very special plant and we are proud to be able to offer them on sale to our Garden Club members this week. Consider one as a gift, or as a special treat for yourself.

reg. priced $24.99 & up
Must be a Behnke Garden Club member to get this special price

Tradewinds Hibiscus

Available in orange, pink, yellow, red, and white. Color selections vary each week.

6 inch pot priced $15.99

Tropical Hibiscus
in 10inch pots:

Hibiscus Tree - priced $34.99
Hibiscus Braided Tree - priced $44.99
Hibiscus Bush - priced $24.99

Big, beautiful plants in bright tropical colors. Perfect for a backyard oasis!

Please Note:
A heavy ceramic pot will help these taller tropicals stand up on breezy days.

Garden Pinks
(Dianthus in the Perennial Department)

Dianthus are simply classic beauties that should not be overlooked. Most of the new cultivars are longblooming and heat-tolerant making this a rewarding plant for the cottage or modern garden. And deer leave pinks alone. They should all be in bloom, so now is the perfect time to pick out the ones you love.
reg. priced $12.99 & up
Sale 25% off
Popcorn Plant
Do I smell popcorn in the garden?

Yes! The Popcorn Plants smells like buttered popcorn when you gently rub the leaves. In addition, the brown-black flower buds open to bright yellow 'popcorn' flowers on spikes up to 12" long. The Popcorn Plant will reach 24"-36" tall in a season. This plant thrives in heat and humidity and enjoys rich, moist, well-drained soil.
4½ inch pot priced $7.99
Cuphea Vermillionaire
Large Firecracker Plant

This is a beautiful shrubby annual (reaches about 2 ft. tall) covered in orange-red tubular flowers with yellow highlights that are a favorite of hummingbirds. Heat and drought tolerant, it's perfect for containers and garden borders in sunny areas. Fertilize regularly to maintain its mass of flowers.
4½ inch pot priced $4.99
Make your garden a place of exotic sights and smells


Orchid Diagnostic Clinic

Orchid Diagnostic & Re-Potting Clinic
with Carol Allen

May 9th & 10th - (9:30am - 4:30pm)

Bring in your orchids and ask Carol for her advice! For a minimal fee she will expertly repot your plants.

Upcoming Workshops & Events

FREE - Mother's Day Children's Activity

Date: May 9 & 10
Time: 11am - 3pm

Choose an annual plant from our special group and plant it in an eco-friendly coco-fiber pot. Then decorate a card for that special 'Mom' in your life. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For ages 10 and younger; Limit 1 plant per child.

GARDEN TALK - Rose Care Basics: Selecting, Pruning & Maintenance - w/ Carol Allen

Date: May 16 - 11am and
Date: May 17 - Noon

Roses are a beautiful addition to any garden. But not all roses are created equal. Though their basic needs may be the same, different 'kinds' of roses may have different maintenance concerns. Carol will address the basic care of roses and how to select a variety that best suits your needs and create a plan for seasonal maintenance.

GARDEN TALK - Growing Roses Organically - w/ Carol Allen

Date: May 16 - 1pm and
Date: May 17 - 2pm

Let's face it. Roses are not usually low maintenance, but they don't have to conjur visions of toxic clouds of spray. By learning the right gardening practices and how to take care of pests in a 'safe' way, you can grow beautiful roses without the worry.

Outdoor Bistro Sets

Outdoor Bistro Sets & Benches
for your Deck, Patio, or Gardens

3 piece Bistro Sets
priced $279.99-$349.99
6 styles on display

priced $119.99-$369.99
12 styles on display

More Outdoor Garden Specials Here

Lawn Food Sale

$5 off Lawn Food
discount off regular price of
bags 15 lbs. or larger

Check HERE for more info....

Professional Planting Service

Let Behnke's Professional Planting Service take care of your yard clean-up. Our trained crews will weed and clean the garden, rake and remove leaves and debris, edge, mulch, and prune shrubs and low tree branches. Have trees or shrubs planted. Get the yard and gardens cleaned up and mulched. Let us do the dirty work!

Just call (301) 937-1100

Garden Advisor

How do I deal with too much shade or sun? How do I put some pizzazz in my front yard? How should I design this area? These are just some of the questions that Behnke's Garden Advisor can help you answer.

Personal Service & Advice
Call (301) 937-1100
for an appointment & prices

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