August 11, 2020
Be prepared for hot Bay Area weather with these tips:
The key to hot weather plant care is to irrigate early in the day, and deeply… Read More
October 29, 2019
All Sloat Garden Center locations in Marin will be closed until power is restored.
Our Diablo Rd, Danville location will also be closed until power is restored… Read More
September 17, 2019
In our recently released Gardener’s Notebook, we inadvertently omitted some information regarding Equisetum in our Living Sculpture article. Equisetum should always be planted in a container… Read More
April 25, 2019
Now that the rain has stopped and temperatures are rising, it is important to start your irrigation systems and get back into the habit of regular… Read More
December 13, 2018
Sometimes, even with watering, some rain, spraying and covering, plants become damaged from frost.
A gardener's first reaction is to get out there and prune back any… Read More
June 27, 2018
As you plan your next vacation, take into consideration that your garden and houseplants will miss you! With that in mind, we've prepared a few vacation care tips… Read More
February 19, 2018
Temperatures are going down tonight! Now is the time to take action to protect your cold-tender plants.
At a minimum, you should check all of your plants for… Read More
December 14, 2017
Thank you for shopping with us the first weekend of December. Your support helped Sloat Garden Center donate $25,000 to the Sonoma Community Resilience Fund.
All the… Read More
November 17, 2017
Don’t prune your cold damaged plants!
The first reaction after a frost is to get out into the garden and prune back any obviously damaged fronds, stems or branch… Read More
November 9, 2017
The firestorm that ravaged Sonoma County in October has taken a devastating toll on our community, with 6,800 structures destroyed, 23 deaths, and more than $3… Read More