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Welcoming New Bloom Team Addition

May 20, 2021|Categories: News|

Bloom is pleased to welcome Jimmy Larimore, Bloom Scale Technician, to the team! Jimmy is no stranger to wastewater, having worked for Charles County's wastewater treatment plant before joining DC Water three years ago. He's also no stranger to Bloom, having used it to topdress his lawn and incorporate into

Customer of the Month: Quiet Waters

May 06, 2021|Categories: News|

Quiet Waters Park, a 340-acre park in Anne Arundel County, is new to Bloom, but its horticulturalist, Matt Pruett, is an old friend, having used our products at River Farm in Alexandria. "I am excited to bring Bloom here to Quiet Waters Park, having seen its benefits both as a soil

Enter to Win the Bloom & Grow Photo Contest!

May 05, 2021|Categories: News|

In case you missed the announcement during Bloom's Earth Day event on responsible feeding and fertilization with Homestead Gardens, we are teaming up on a photo contest that will run all season! Take a photo of something you’ve grown in Bloom and upload via this form for a chance to win $150 gift certificate to Homestead

Spring 2021 Small Order Policy Changes

April 17, 2021|Categories: News|

Bloom is heading into our busy season and want to update our customers on a few changes to our delivery and order policies. Orders of 1-5 yards: if you're in the immediate DC area, we can offer delivery for just $75 plus cost of material. We are no longer allowing self

Webinar Recaps: Sustainable Lawns & Farm Spreaders

April 12, 2021|Categories: News|

Did you miss Bloom's March events? We missed you too, but we've got you covered with an instant replay! Click here for a recording of our lunch and learn with the Potomac ASLA chapter, featuring horticulturalist Ron Alexander. The featured topic was sustainable lawns, but Ron covered much more ground

Retailer of the Month: Herring Run Nursery

April 11, 2021|Categories: News|

Blue Water Baltimore’s Herring Run Nursery, a vendor of 50-pound bags of Bloom, specializes in plants native to Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The nursery offers more than 250 native species of trees, shrubs, vines, flowers, and more to retail and wholesale customers alike. All nursery proceeds sales support Blue Water's mission

Customer of the Month: Tudor Place

April 10, 2021|Categories: News|

Bloom is proud to supply several notable gardens in the area, including George Washington's Mt. Vernon, River Farm and Tudor Place, a historic gem in the heart of Georgetown. A model of Federal-period architecture, Tudor Place was home to six generations of Martha Washington’s descendants, and the only property in the

Color Me Bloom: Good Soil, Better Eyelids

April 01, 2021|Categories: News|

You love the look of rich brown Bloom greening up your grass and garden – now you can sport that look too, with Color Me Bloom, a Bloom infused eyeshadow palette. The earthy types in your life will love Color Me Bloom, with its chemical free, carbon footprint-reducing ingredients:

Customer of the Month: Cardinal Creek Plant Farm

March 10, 2021|Categories: News|

When we say that Bloom is great for growing anything, the edible gardens at Cardinal Creek Plant Farm come to mind. This Prince Frederick, Maryland nursery and garden center, now in its 33rd year of operation, used Bloom to grow all its demonstration garden crops last year, including kiwiberries (a fusion of kiwifruit,