Gardener's Blog: News & Updates

Dutch Auction Pottery Sale

Stop by the Sloat Garden Center Dutch Auction Pottery Sale July 27th through mid-September at our San Francisco (Sloat Blvd), Kentfield and Pleasant Hill locations only… Read More

Some of our Favorite Houseplants

Croton Native to the tropics, this indoor plant superstar features large, glossy leaves. Best of all, Croton (Codiaeum) matches the fall season with its fabulous foliage. Croton… Read More

Good Bug Tub

One way to encourage visiting beneficials to be permanent pest patrollers is to grow flowers that are good producers of nectar and pollen; with your help… Read More

Gardening Solutions: Controlling Aphids

Aphids are small soft-bodied insects that suck plant juices. The whitish cast skins can be mistaken for whiteflies, an entirely different problem. That’s why it’s always… Read More