Gardener's Blog: News & Updates

Plant up Herbal Magic

The Bay Area's Mediterranean climate is ideal for growing organic culinary and medicinal herbs. Add these flavorful treasures to complement salads, cooked dishes, and teas throughout spring and summer… Read More

5 Steps: How to Plant a Mini-Garden

Learn how to create a mini garden using flowers, herbs, and tomatoes. Follow our step by step instructions for planting a small garden in a wine barrel.    … 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

Growing Wisteria

Learn to grow Wisteria -- a beautiful, lovely, etherial vine.  About Wisteria: This long-lived twining, woody deciduous vine needs full sun, good drainage, a very strong support system… Read More