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Supply Local, Buy Local: Zekiah Flower Farm

June 11, 2024|Categories: News|

Cindy Bliss, of Zekiah Ridge Farm and Flowers in La Plata, Maryland, knows firsthand the impact of buying local – sales from her flower farm stand pay her grocery bill. So when the opportunity arose to purchase a local fertilizer that came recommended by other farmers, she was excited to

Laurel Links Get a Bloom Boost

June 11, 2024|Categories: News|

We know how fussy golfers can be about the greens their game relies on, so we are honored when a golf course like Laurel Golf Center, in operation since 1993, entrusts Bloom to green up their turf! As Kim Cayce, Head of Operations, explains, "Our golf center sits on 45

Fingerboard Farm Offers Discount on Hemp Products Grown in Bloom

May 31, 2024|Categories: News|

Dawn Gordon knew nothing about farming when she founded Fingerboard Farm in Ijamsville, Maryland, six years ago, but she knew that Cannabidiol (CBD) products had changed her life. After numerous ineffective attempts at pain alleviation and sleep management related to chronic Lyme Disease, she finally found solace in CBD. Today,

Project of the Month: the Literary Garden at Kensington Library

May 31, 2024|Categories: News|

If a picture is worth a thousand words, before and after shots are worth a million. We love these photos of a Bloom-enhanced makeover of the Literary Garden at Kensington Park Library in Kensington, Maryland. "I had been looking to create an eye-catching entrance garden bed for a few years

Bloom Supports Sustainability Efforts at Mount Olivet Cemetery

May 31, 2024|Categories: News|

"Bloom works better than any product we've tried," says Cheryl Tyiska, manager of Catholic Cemeteries' historic Mount Olivet Cemetery in Washington, DC. "When we topdress a grave with Bloom, we say we 'black' it, because the product is such a dark, rich color, especially in contrast to our native clay

Lawn of the Month: Lynda Davis

April 29, 2024|Categories: News|

Bloom's blends are a fan fave for lawns, and Lynda and Jeff Davis of Edgewater, MD, are the latest converts to our high-performing compost alternative. "Our house is seven years old, and the soil was terrible. We decided to use Bloom's Woody Blend this year to hopefully add nutrients to

Bloom Co-Hosts DC Transportation Project Showcase

April 29, 2024|Categories: News|

Bloom is excited to co-host a special event May 9 in conjunction with the District of Columbia Quality Initiative providing updates on several key construction projects and related opportunities. The event will feature a networking breakfast followed by presentations from Bloom, DC Water and DDOT, as well as presentations on

Bloom Celebrates Earth Day in Anacostia

April 29, 2024|Categories: News|

Every day is Earth Day at Bloom, so the team was delighted to participate in this year's event at the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum. Building on the demand for Bloom at the event last year, Bloom again had a truck on site to hand out free material to event goers,

Customer of the Month: Hallscapes

April 29, 2024|Categories: News|

We love to see Bloom's retailers putting the product to work on their own grounds, like Bloom supplier Hallscapes in Brandywine, MD. Thanks to Hallscapes' Billy Hall for his detailed account of using Bloom on some "tricky soil": "This spring, we put down a nice even coating of Bloom of