Gardener's Blog: News & Updates

Protecting early season tomatoes

It's starting to feel like spring! Now is an ideal time to begin thinking about your vegetable garden. Carrots, beets and lettuces can be planted now, and… Read More

Covid Safety at Sloat

All Sloat Garden Center locations are open for in-store shopping with safety protocols in place.  The number of customers allowed in each of our premises is limited… Read More

Starting Seed Indoors

Starting Seed Indoors Several critical factors to remember when starting seed indoors: LIGHT: A window or normal household light is not adequate light for starting seedlings indoors. Miracle… Read More

Seed Planting Rituals

Now is the time to choose seeds and dream of fresh off the vine produce and kitchen creations, direct from the garden. As we get ready… Read More

Webinar: How to Prune Japanese Maples

Pruning professional Elizabeth Ruiz will teach you the correct way to prune these beautiful trees. She’ll also illustrate how Japanese Maples can be shaped through pruning… Read More

Mealybugs are bad bugs

It’s that chilly time of the year when we gardeners daydream about the upcoming spring, plant seeds for cool-season veggies, finish pruning shrubs and roses, and… Read More

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