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Poinsettias: The holiday Flower

How the Poinsettias became the flower of the holiday season


With the holidays upon us many people are starting to see the Poinsettia adorn the houses and stores of their communities. And where the flower does have a nice appearance, one may wonder as to how the Poinsettia became known as the holiday flower. There are two stories which are commonly associated with the poinsettia. One is historical and the other is legend.

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5 Easy to fix appetizers for your Thanksgiving Meal

5 of our family classics for thanksgiving to bring a smile to your table this season


The holiday season is known for good food and friendship. Yet, there are a great many people who are just starting out which need a bit of help in the food preparation department. Here are five appetizers you can add to your thanksgiving dinner. Each of these recipes are easy to make and best of all, healthy.

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How to roast pumpkin seeds


A beginner’s guide to roasting pumpkin seeds

Fall is upon us and that means that it is pumpkin season. Drinks, pies, and pumpkin seeds are in abundance. If you are like many people, you enjoy making your own food and using all the parts of your pumpkin (I have always thought it a waste to take a perfectly good pumpkin, throw out the contents, and carve it).  Trax Farms in Finleyville would like to offer you a tasty solution for when you are carving up your pumpkins or getting ready to make that pumpkin pie. Save the seeds, roast them, and have a nice treat. Here is how to roast your pumpkin seeds.

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Picking the perfect pumpkin


Not all pumpkins are the same; here is how you can decide which one to pick.

When it comes to pumpkins, most of us have an image in our head of how the ideal one will look. More than likely we are much like Linus describing the Great Pumpkin. But there are several varieties of pumpkins and each has its own use. Here are some of the various types of pumpkins you will find at Trax Farms and their use.

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Indoor Plant Selections

Great plant options for when you can’t plant outdoors

Indoor plants are a vital part of ensuring that your home is vibrant and that you remain healthy. A study by NASA showed that common house plants increase the quality of air in the home making breathing easier. Another study conducted by the University of Nevada showed that people with indoor plants are happier. Even if you have an outside garden, you should consider having one of the many varieties of indoor plants in your home. Here are a few selections we think are ideal for any home.

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Monday-Saturday: 9am -8pm
Sunday: 10am - 6Pm

528 Trax Rd. Finleyville, PA 15332
(12 miles south of Pittsburgh on Route 88)
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Phone  412.835.3246


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