Gardener's Blog: News & Updates

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We Dig Soil: Join us Feb 17-26

February is a great month to prepare your soil for a new season of growing healthy, vigorous plants. Get a head start on spring and join us for We… Read More
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February Plant Pick: Ceanothus

One quintessential native plant is our beloved Ceanothus or California lilac. It is one of the earliest spring shrubs to bloom, along with manzanita, and provides… Read More
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Talavera style pottery origins

The Talavera pottery style is characterized by bright colors and diverse patterns painted over a white or clay background and glazed for a high shine finish. Designs… Read More
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Rose care 101

Rose Care 101 Roses need regular water (a deep soak 2-3 times a week) and a regular fertilizing schedule. Fog does NOT count as watering. There are several… Read More
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New for 2017 Dormant Rose selection

Our 2017 dormant roses are in the stores and ready for your garden. We only buy California grown roses, which results in a healthier rose, and a smaller carbon footprint… Read More