Gardener's Blog: News & Updates

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

Plant a Tomato Sauce Garden

You don’t need much to grow your own tomato sauce! Here are the ingredients and our growing plan: Growing space or container (note: fewer plants are… Read More

Spring Kick Off

Thanks for joining us during the Spring Kick off event. Stay tuned for future happenings in the stores!  … Read More

Welcoming Spring…

March is traditionally the month when gardeners begin scheming and planning for a season or two spent in the soil. As you plant flowers, fruits, vegetables… Read More

A ladybug question is answered!

QUESTION: I bought a box of ladybugs a couple weeks ago and released them next to my rose plants to control aphids. The ladybugs passed by aphids… Read More

Ode to Plants in February

Here in the Bay Area, spring arrives in late winter and nature shouts yellow to wake us up from the grey doldrums of rain. Yellow is… Read More