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Radio news legend Buddy Sadler...
04/20/2017

Special guest Sammy Kershaw on...
04/13/2017

A quick cool spell… and back to...
04/06/2017

Huge shipment of annuals has...
03/30/2017

Tom Smith talks azaleas in The...
03/24/2017

Now OPEN Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm!
03/16/2017

We’re taking applications for...
03/09/2017

Now open Saturdays! Business...
03/02/2017

As spring-like weather arrives,...
02/23/2017

Removing ever-growing undesirables…
02/16/2017

‘The At Home Show’ returns this...
02/09/2017

A ‘normal’ week of weather;...
02/02/2017

January is almost over; we...
01/26/2017

The At Home Show with Josh Cary...
01/19/2017

An incredible turn of weather...
01/12/2017

Happy 2017, an exciting year...
01/05/2017


50% off deciduous trees*,...
12/16/2016

40% off all deciduous trees*,...
12/08/2016

25% off ALL plants extended plus...
12/01/2016

If it is green and growing, it’s...
11/25/2016

Huge savings on ALL trees and...
11/17/2016

Buy one; get one free on #2...
11/10/2016

Last Sunday of the fall season;...
11/03/2016

A bit of ‘All Hallows Eve’ fun...
10/27/2016

Now accepting leaves for our...
10/20/2016

Dry conditions means watering is...
10/14/2016

Thank you for voting us ‘Best of...
10/06/2016

Cool weather and fall planting;...
09/30/2016

Now OPEN Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm!
09/22/2016

Ginormous selection of Japanese...
09/15/2016

Football Time Sale! Get your...
09/08/2016

Best of Nashville 2016 voting...
09/02/2016

End of August Special; 25% off...
08/25/2016

25% off ALL Plants; 50% off PSC...
08/18/2016

Tennessee Breast Cancer...
08/11/2016

Strange but true: All annuals,...
08/04/2016

Clearance on all annuals*,...
07/28/2016

50% off expanded; All roses,...
07/21/2016

All Annuals, flowering tropicals...
07/14/2016

A fourth off for the fourth sale...
07/07/2016

Take one-fourth off, beginning...
06/30/2016

Get 33% off annuals, flowering...
06/25/2016

Take 15% off your entire order,...
06/16/2016

The Grand Finale of The At Home...
06/09/2016

The At Home Show finale airs...
06/02/2016

Free EarthMix® PSC with $50...
05/26/2016

And the weather to go with it!
05/19/2016

Those Pansies must go…
05/12/2016

Remember that most special woman!
05/05/2016

Don’t let a wet weekend dampen...
04/28/2016

We have everything to make your...
04/21/2016

It is officially tomato time in...
04/14/2016

Making preparations for yet...
04/07/2016

Taking shortcuts can create...
03/31/2016

Extended hours begin Monday,...
03/24/2016

Be mindful of the forecast; now...
03/17/2016

We’re looking for seasonal...
03/11/2016

Now open Saturdays; cool season...
03/03/2016

Preventing undesirables…
02/25/2016

Dealing with undesirables…
02/18/2016

Nothing says, “I love you” like...
02/11/2016

What to do about snow damaged...
02/04/2016

We’re looking for testimonials;...
01/29/2016

What is the EarthMix® difference?
01/21/2016

Changes coming on EarthMix®...
01/15/2016



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12/18/2015

Pre-Christmas Closeout: 40% off...
12/11/2015

Across-the-board savings; 20%...
12/04/2015

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11/25/2015

Weekend before Thanksgiving...
11/20/2015

BatesRewards members get 1 tree*...
11/13/2015

Friends of Radnor Lake, Chestnut...
11/06/2015

Fall back 1 hour, closed Sundays...
10/30/2015

For a greener lawn in spring,...
10/23/2015

Being prepared for the seasonal...
10/15/2015

Thank you for voting Bates "Best...
10/09/2015

Special savings continue on PTT...
10/03/2015

Now open Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm!
09/25/2015

The Clash between autumn...
09/19/2015

Save 15% off on all Iseli...
09/10/2015

End of Summer Savings; 40% off...
09/04/2015

25% off EVERYTHING* extended...
08/28/2015

BatesRewards members get 25% off...
08/21/2015

25% off all plants extended...
08/14/2015

Tennessee Breast Cancer...
08/06/2015

Two incredible ladies leave...
07/30/2015

20% off EVERYTHING* extended...
07/24/2015

Saunter through Bates; we'll...
07/16/2015

BatesRewards members get 20% off...
07/09/2015

We are CLOSED July 3-5; re-open...
07/02/2015

BatesRewards members get 20% off...
06/26/2015

Take 15% off your entire order,...
06/18/2015

End of spring savings, 15% off...
06/12/2015

Take 20% off any one item!
06/05/2015

Mild weather prevails; excellent...
05/29/2015

Open 8 AM until Noon Memorial Day!
05/22/2015

If you’re going to plant summer...
05/15/2015

Mother’s Day should be much more...
05/08/2015

April has slipped away; things...
05/01/2015

Japanese Maples say spring like...
04/24/2015

Renee Bates talks “Color and...
04/17/2015

It is time for us to have a...
04/10/2015

Open All Weekend!
04/03/2015

Hours extend again, beginning...
03/27/2015

Now open Sundays 12-4p; longer...
03/19/2015

Now open Saturdays!
03/13/2015

We yield to weather; open...
03/06/2015

Open Saturdays beginning March...
02/27/2015

Only 29 days until spring…
02/19/2015

Cold temperatures and windy...
02/12/2015

Dealing with nature’s grazers...
02/05/2015

My dear friend Greg Werle passes...
01/27/2015

A week of spectacular weather...
01/23/2015


Take action today for...
01/06/2015

Happy New Year from your friends...
12/31/2014

One Day Only; Farewell to...
12/25/2014

Friday, Saturday, Monday &...
12/19/2014

We’re reducing inventory before...
12/17/2014

Buck-a-Gallon and 33% off all...
12/05/2014

Post Turkey Day Savings are here...
11/27/2014

Post-polar plant procurement...
11/21/2014

25% off all plants and bagged...
11/14/2014

BatesRewards members get 25% off...
11/07/2014


Overseed now! Proven Turfgrass...
10/24/2014

A welcome reprieve from days of...
10/17/2014

Proven Turfgrass Technology...
10/10/2014

Cooler temperatures and rain are...
10/03/2014

Time is right; savings continue...
09/25/2014

Double Pink Knock Out Roses...
09/19/2014

Save on Proven Turfgrass...
09/11/2014

Best of Nashville voting ends...
09/04/2014

33% off ALL Monrovia plants...
08/29/2014

BatesRewards members save 33%...
08/22/2014

You make the call; 50% off one...
08/15/2014

One more week…51% off one item!
08/08/2014

Pick any single item; get 51% off!
08/01/2014

30% off all landscape plants...
07/25/2014

30% off all landscape plants;...
07/18/2014

A fourth off after the fourth...
07/11/2014

Take one-fourth off, beginning...
07/04/2014

Get 33% off annuals, pottery,...
06/27/2014

Summer hours begin; ⅓ off...
06/20/2014

15% off all merchandise...
06/13/2014

Take 15% off all merchandise*...
06/05/2014

Take 20% off any one item!
05/30/2014

Memorial Day Early Bird Get 10...
05/23/2014

Six o’clock closing time ends...
05/16/2014

Extensive selections for...
05/09/2014

Josh & David broadcast live from...
05/01/2014

Rowena Aldridge talks square...
04/25/2014

Rowena Aldridge talks seed...
04/24/2014

Straw bale gardening lecture...
04/16/2014

Now Open 8-6 Mon-Fri; 8-5 Sat;...
04/10/2014

Take action today to protect...
04/09/2014

Extended spring hours begin...
04/04/2014

Warmer, possibly slightly wetter...
03/27/2014

Open Sundays Noon – 4pm
03/20/2014

Early spring hours begin Monday,...
03/14/2014

Could this be winter’s last gasp?
03/07/2014

Now open Saturdays!
02/28/2014

Open Saturdays beginning next week!
02/21/2014

Nothing says, “I love you” like...
02/13/2014

Dealing with an uninvited guest
02/07/2014

Saying goodbye to cold weather...
01/31/2014

Worried about freeze damage to...
01/24/2014

Exploring unfamiliar territory
01/17/2014

A frigid start...Winter Hours:...
01/01/2014

50% off all plants; 25% off...
12/31/2013

Think outside the box… 50% off...
12/13/2013

40% off landscape plants, plus...
12/07/2013

40% Off on All landscape plants
11/28/2013

33% off trees and perennials...
11/22/2013

Save 33% on trees, perennials...
11/15/2013

50% off on all EarthMix® bag...
11/07/2013

Tremendous savings on EarthMix®...
10/31/2013

Seasonal temperatures,...
10/23/2013

Conditions are right for...
10/18/2013

Bates wins ‘Best of Nashville’...
10/10/2013

Act now on over-seeding your...
10/04/2013

Back Lot 75% Off Sale continues!
09/28/2013

‘Back lot’ selections now 75% off!
09/19/2013

Find your luck at our Friday the...
09/13/2013

Best of Nashville voting ends...
09/05/2013

Extended summer, extended...
08/30/2013

33% off all plants extended one...
08/24/2013

Tennessee Breast Cancer...
08/14/2013

50% off one plant extended!
08/08/2013

We're celebrating Renée's 50th!
07/31/2013

Warm-up to savings continues,...
07/25/2013

Warm up to Savings!
07/21/2013

Fourth Off Sale extended thru...
07/08/2013

Take one-fourth off, beginning...
07/02/2013

Third Season Sale Extended!
06/29/2013

Get 33% off any three plant...
06/13/2013

End of spring savings continue...
06/08/2013

Take 15% off everything… ‘til...
06/07/2013

Making the most of your time...
05/24/2013

Memorial Day hours: 8am – Noon
05/20/2013

Gardening weather is upon us!
05/15/2013

Don’t forget Mom!
05/04/2013

HGTV plants and much more
05/01/2013

Expansive selection of edibles…
04/25/2013

Renée Bates talks Greenways for...
04/19/2013

Encore performance by Rowena...
04/12/2013

Extended hours begin Monday,...
03/30/2013

Elusive spring season continues...
03/25/2013

Now open Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm!
03/21/2013

Early shipment of cool season...
03/14/2013

Interested in a seasonal gig at...
03/07/2013

Yes, we have plants outside...
02/28/2013

Download our new BatesRewards...
02/25/2013

Winter has been gracious to this...
01/25/2013

Happy New Year from Bates...
01/17/2013

Last day of business this year;...
12/21/2012

End of season savings…All Plants...
12/14/2012

Stop in, shop and Save . . . 40%...
12/07/2012

Say farewell November/hello...
11/29/2012

Post Turkey Day Savings are here...
11/22/2012

25% Off All Plants, Bagged...
11/15/2012

All plants, trees, and...
11/08/2012

Fall Back into Savings; 25% off...
11/01/2012

Pottery sale, PTT seed, extended...
10/26/2012

It’s Perfect pansy planting...
10/18/2012

All pottery now 30% off, Groupon...
10/11/2012

October is the month for...
10/05/2012

She ruled the greenhouse for 28...
09/26/2012

Now OPEN Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm!
09/20/2012

‘Dirt’ shirt giveaway...
09/14/2012

Best of Nashville Voting Ends...
09/06/2012

Cool season color and veggies...
09/03/2012

All trees and perennials…40%...
08/21/2012

Anything (that) Grows; pick any...
08/17/2012

33% off extended!
08/09/2012

Don’t settle for just 10% off on...
08/03/2012

Up to 4 items at 40% off...
07/27/2012

Pick 4 for 40% off…and while...
07/18/2012

33% off all plants continues for...
07/13/2012

33% off all trees, shrubs,...
07/06/2012

33% off All Plants for...
06/29/2012

BatesRewards members get 25% off...
06/22/2012

Don’t forget Dad; 50% off any...
06/14/2012

FREE vegetable plants for...
06/07/2012

50% off all 1204 flats, 4 pack...
06/01/2012

Bates Rewards Members get free...
05/23/2012

When will it be too late to plant?
05/17/2012

Like TWO and Win ends Saturday;...
05/12/2012

Like Two and WIN! continues...
05/05/2012

Winners receive Gift Cards;...
04/26/2012

Donors Receive Earth Day Prize...
04/19/2012

Another roller-coaster spring
04/13/2012

…if you can, it’s time to plant!
04/05/2012

The greatest man I have ever...
03/27/2012

Two - SquareFoot Gardening...
03/22/2012

Unusual warmth; knocking on the...
03/14/2012

This effective, environmentally...
03/08/2012

In like a…lamb or lion?
03/01/2012

One long-overlooked beauty has...
02/28/2012

Expanded hours begin Monday...
02/26/2012

Should worry, panic and hysteria...
02/08/2012

A far cry from last year…so far -
01/26/2012

And a break from the chill is...
01/09/2012

Merry Christmas from Bates...
12/23/2011

Gift Card Specials...in sizes to...
12/16/2011

60% off All Plants plus...
12/09/2011

Now 50% off all Plants,...
12/01/2011

50% off all plants for...
11/23/2011

Extended… 33% Discount on all...
11/18/2011

We’re reducing inventory before...
11/11/2011

Daylight Savings ends; 25% off...
11/04/2011

BatesRewards members get 25% off...
10/28/2011

Great time to complete fall...
10/21/2011

Early Bird savings Saturday...
10/14/2011

Thanks for making us “Best of...
10/11/2011

Turf Expert Drew Sullivan talks...
09/30/2011

Now OPEN Sundays Noon ‘til 4pm;...
09/23/2011

Last chance to vote Bates...
09/16/2011

Cool weather veggies, pansies,...
09/09/2011

Expanded line of bulk soil...
09/02/2011

Discount by the Date for...
08/26/2011

Do you think we’re a “Best of...
08/19/2011

Weather is nice, 30% off savings...
08/13/2011

Don’t settle for just 10% off on...
08/06/2011

End of July specials include 20%...
07/24/2011

35% off All Monrovia plants for...
07/20/2011

Across-the-board 30% Savings...
07/08/2011

July 4th Appreciation Sale for...
06/30/2011

40% off Pottery, Annuals, and...
06/23/2011

Week-long savings; 20% off...
06/19/2011

Topiaries and Trees Sale 40% off...
06/10/2011

Edibles and Evergreens* Sale now...
06/03/2011

Special hours on Memorial Day,...
05/27/2011

Composting classes next two...
05/20/2011

Will our lives ever be the same? -
05/13/2011

Richland West End Home & Garden...
05/06/2011

Marty Reich from the Nashville...
04/29/2011

Master Gardener Kim Bradley...
04/22/2011

Square foot gardening class this...
04/16/2011

BatesRewards members that “Like”...
04/08/2011

No April Foolin’ here; just...
03/31/2011

Extended Spring hours begin Sunday
03/18/2011

Tennessee Cedar Raised Beds are...
03/12/2011

Plants are rolling in…now open...
03/04/2011

Moving through winter…
01/31/2011

Reduced winter hours through...
01/03/2011

-Author Unknown; a perennial...
12/23/2010

An interesting end to autumn -
12/20/2010

Buck-a-Gallon is back and 50%...
12/10/2010

Half Off All Plants, All Day,...
12/02/2010

Post Turkey Day Savings are here...
11/26/2010

Green Friday Madness throughout...
11/19/2010

Green Friday Madness Continues...
11/12/2010

November $avings begin; daylight...
11/05/2010

Second Anniversary of my return;...
10/29/2010

Repeat blooming Azalea Event &...
10/22/2010

GROUPONS extended through...
10/15/2010

Thirty years later, fond...
10/08/2010

The best month of the year, with...
10/01/2010

We're not resting on our laurels...
09/23/2010

Fall veggies arrive today . . .
09/16/2010

Transform your turf from...
09/09/2010

September arrives with The Labor...
09/03/2010

Discount by the Date returns...
08/27/2010

50/50 Sale extended through...
08/20/2010

A study of clichés and our 50/50...
08/13/2010

Constructed Thursday at...
08/06/2010

Discount by the Date EXTENDED,...
07/29/2010

Rain’s wonderful for some, not...
07/23/2010

Can’t remember what it is that I...
07/15/2010

Silver Anniversary arrives for...
07/08/2010

The heat of June subsides; a...
07/01/2010

Timely actions make fending off...
06/24/2010

Can you make up for lost time ?
06/10/2010

Good news for gardeners…and...
06/04/2010

Don’t miss our May to Remember...
05/28/2010

All pansies need to go…
05/21/2010

Still playing “catch-up”, post...
05/14/2010

The efforts of many make it...
05/07/2010

Bates Nursery will re-open...
05/05/2010

And I’m feeling the pressure… -
04/30/2010

Is 24 hours enough?
04/22/2010

If you’re ready to plant…
04/16/2010

Wonderful weekend ahead
04/09/2010

Just in time for April
04/01/2010

A business relationship that...
03/25/2010

…step by step, inch by inch
03/19/2010

Bates’ mascot is big on affection
03/12/2010

Many happenings going on
03/04/2010

Effective weed control starts now
02/25/2010

That IS the question…
02/18/2010

It is the actions behind the...
02/11/2010

I’m tired of talking about it…
02/04/2010

Freezing Rain, Sleet, Ice...
01/28/2010

…and what did I learn?
01/22/2010

Time to take a winter walk
01/15/2010

Mother Nature does most of the...
01/08/2010

Reasonable resolutions for 2010...
12/31/2009

-Author Unknown
12/24/2009

The Greenest Christmas tree -...
12/20/2009

This also applies to new...
12/11/2009

Savings everywhere you turn… -
12/04/2009

Ways to save on Green Gifts for...
11/24/2009

Holiday herbs, camellias are...
11/20/2009

Holiday pre-ordering starts now
11/13/2009

Better late than Never…
11/06/2009

The Big ONE, this weekend
10/30/2009

Great time and a great deal...
10/23/2009

Nashville Scene readers pick...
10/16/2009

But before you just haul them...
10/10/2009

Great soil moisture makes for...
10/02/2009

Next week looks great!
09/25/2009

Autumn is upon us…
09/18/2009

Helping the decision making...
09/11/2009

Get the jump on fall planting
09/04/2009

Trying to learn that less is more
08/28/2009

Check out our 25/25/25 sale…
08/21/2009

Creating “Curb Appeal” need not...
08/14/2009

Give to the TBCC to honor a...
08/07/2009

Daily rains much more welcome...
07/31/2009

What’s all the flitter about...
07/24/2009

A welcome reprieve from past...
07/16/2009

Buy One, Get One Free!
07/10/2009

We’re making progress…
07/02/2009

Saturday and Sunday, June 27th &...
06/26/2009

Don’t let bagworms spoil this...
06/18/2009

Special Prices on Annuals and...
06/12/2009

Dealing with nature’s little...
06/05/2009

Planning, planting and growing
05/29/2009

A tribute of ultimate Service to...
05/22/2009

And other horticultural mind...
05/15/2009

Mother’s Day should be much more...
05/09/2009

These fruits are definitely not...
05/08/2009

Make Johnny Appleseed proud…even...
04/24/2009

Set realistic goals when dealing...
04/20/2009

There’s no downside to having a...
04/12/2009

A magnificent hedging plant with...
04/06/2009

What approach is right for you?
03/29/2009

Working with the Weather, not...
03/15/2009

It ultimately leads to soil...
03/07/2009

In case you’re wondering…
03/04/2009

Tips to keep them looking their...
11/30/2006

If it's not where you want it,...
11/03/2006

Consider your situation before...
10/19/2006

Weather, timing perfect for fall...
09/28/2006

The Azalea that knows no season
09/14/2006

Pensive pansy ponderings...
09/06/2006

We Plan...you plant
08/17/2006

Cool Season or Warm Season?
04/02/2005

A beautiful landscape follows a...
10/07/2004

Put some pizzaz in your home!
01/18/2004

A turf disease that poses many...
06/09/2003

There is still plenty to do!
12/12/2002

The fun part!
09/24/2002

...because fall will soon be...
08/31/2002

To Seed or Not To Seed
08/15/2002

6th annual Celebration of Life...
08/07/2002

So many shrubs, so little time...
06/27/2002

Fungi?
05/18/2002

Some Basic Rose Types
04/19/2002

Apply pre-emergence herbicides...
02/14/2002

Plan to apply pre-emergent...
02/07/2002

From Ancient Greece to North...
05/10/2001

Don't Forget to Water Your Newly...
05/03/2001

Healthy Soil Makes for Healthy...
04/26/2001

The secrets to healthy azaleas
04/19/2001

A Few Key Tips
04/12/2001

Why and When to Prune
04/05/2001

A delicious addition to the...
03/28/2001

It's Fun and Fruitful!
03/22/2001

Plant your garden now!
03/15/2001

Nashville Rose Society's Ten...
03/08/2001

Low maintenance summer plants...
07/10/2000

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