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

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

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