Topic : News

Double Shredded Hardwood Mulch SALE!!

There’s so “MULCH” growing on this time of the year, there is no better time for a Sale on MULCH!!

Going on now, Double Shredded Hardwood Mulch is on SALE for Contractors AND Retail!!

Contractors receive a discounted price of $18.00 per cubic yard, and Retail has a discounted price of $26.00 per cubic yard!!

Available for delivery or pickup! Give Shannon a call at 804-350-5749 for delivery inquiries!

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Open on Saturdays beginning March 12, 2022!

Our first OPEN Saturday of the year will be March 12, 2022! Spring Hours for Saturdays are 8AM – 2PM. We look forward to helping all of our customers GROW for the 2022 Spring season!

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Contractor Customer Appreciation Month!!

Announcing Contractor Customer Appreciation Month at Watkins Nurseries!! From now until the end of March, Contractors get DYED MULCH AT $24.00 per cubic yard! Choose between black or brown!

We also have a disposal special starting for those light landscaping loads! Contractor disposal trailers sized 11-14’ AND containing grasses, shrubs, leaves, or small trees get a 40% DISCOUNT AT $50.00 per load!

Spring is on the way, so we hope these special prices help our contractors kick off the season with a Spring in their step!

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Spring Hours Begin March 1, 2022!

Happy March 1st!! With Spring only 19 days away, we are beginning this month with our Spring hours!! We are now open at 7:30am and close at 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

Saturdays will BEGIN NEXT SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2022, opening at 8AM and closing at 2PM.

Time for warmer weather, longer days, and best of all, planting and GROWING!!!

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Watkins Nurseries CLOSED DEC. 24, 2021-JAN. 2, 2022! Winter Hours Begin!

Watkins Nurseries will be CLOSED not only for Christmas Eve and of course Christmas Day, but we WILL BE CLOSED NEXT WEEK TOO!! We will remain CLOSED for the Christmas holiday from now, Dec. 24, until Monday January 3, 2022!!!!! In addition, we are starting the New Year off by operating under our Winter Hours; Monday -Friday opening at 8:00AM and closing at 4:00PM. We hope everyone enjoys a blessed and safe Christmas, and a very Happy New Year!

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2021 Powhatan Christmas Parade Tree Lighting!

Powhatan Christmas Tree

The Powhatan Christmas Parade will be returning for 2021 and will be having its first ever Christmas Tree Lighting! We have donated one of our very own Norway Spruce trees, and he has made himself at home right next to the Powhatan County Courthouse!

The 2021 Powhatan Christmas Parade is a FREE EVENT for the entire family! The festivities will begin at 2:00PM on Saturday Dec. 11, 2021. The route follows along Old Buckingham Rd, from Mann Rd to the Courthouse area. Be sure to stay after the parade for the tree lighting, hot cocoa, Christmas carols from local church choirs, and to meet and take pictures with Santa himself!

We are extremely honored and proud to have our farm fresh spruce not only in the parade, abut for him to grow on the courthouse grounds for generations to come. Welcome home fragrant fella!

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Thanksgiving Hours

Thanksgiving is this week! 🍂🌾🦃🍎🌽🍁 We will be adjusting our hours to ensure our staff are able to observe this day of Thanksgiving and Prayer with their loved ones. We will be closing at 12PM on Wed. Nov. 24, 2021 and closed for Thanksgiving day and Friday. We will reopen on Monday Nov. 29, 2021 at 7:30 AM. Please adjust your schedules accordingly, and we hope everyone has a safe, happy season of harvest and thankfulness!

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Last Saturday OPEN is Nov. 20, 2021!

Saturday Nov. 20, 2021 will be our LAST SATURDAY OPEN UNTIL SPRING 2022. We will STILL BE OPEN Monday through Friday, 7:30AM – 5:00PM for all of your Fall Planting, leaf recycling, and landscape material needs!

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PROPANE now available at Watkins Nurseries!!

Beginning November 16, 2021 we will be selling PROPANE!! Just bring in your empty tank to our Nursery location at 101 Dry Bridge Road, Midlothian VA 23114 and fill it up! Propane is available to both retail and contractor customers at $3.75 per gallon! Give Sam a call at 804-399-9916 for details or inquiries.

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Watkins Recycling Brush Price Increase

Effective July 1, 2021 we will be implementing a small price increase in our disposal fees. Prices on BRUSH disposals will be the only ones effected. Please see the list below for price changes. Prices listed in RED are the effected prices. **** PLEASE NOTE, THE PDF STATES EFFECTIVE DATE AS JULY 15, 2021 BUT THE TRUE EFFECTIVE DATE FOR THE INCREASE IN PRICE WILL BE JULY 1, 2021. **** This change is effective for both retail and wholesale customers.

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