Gardener's Blog

19. Paperwhites

Plant paper whites for holiday blooms

Botanically speaking, daffodils, jonquils, and what are commonly called paper whites, are all Narcissus. It is the birth flower of December symbolizing sweetness, rebirth, and formality… Read More
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August Plant Pick: Penstemon

Penstemon, also known as Beardtongue, is one of our most popular summer blooming perennials. They can be used in almost any garden from drought tolerant Mediterranean… Read More
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Under the Sea Coleus collection

Our collection of unique tidal pool shapes are upright, mounding thrillers that look great in mixed containers or in the landscape. Under the Sea varieties: Fish… Read More
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Solstice Sale photos

  Solstice Sale at our Miller Avenue, Mill Valley store Solstice Sale at our 3rd Avenue, SF store   Solstice Pottery at our Sloat Blvd Store Solstice Sale at our Martinez Store Solstice Sale at our… Read More
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How to plant a plant in 8 steps

We often get asked the correct way to plant a plant.  Follow along with the below steps that will help you successfully plant annuals, perennials, shrubs, vines… Read More