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
November 10, 2015
As winter quickly approaches, there's a high likelihood that El Niño will bring above normal rain to California. While I have learned over the years not to… Read More
October 30, 2015
Many of us have noticed tree and shrub damage brought on by the drought, either in the wild or in gardens receiving less irrigation. What is hard… Read More
December 10, 2014
Dear Bay Area Gardeners,
Heavy winds and welcome rains are heading our way Wednesday night. We have a few suggestions to keep your plants and pottery safe:
Minimize potential… Read More
January 9, 2014
If you visited our stores last summer, you may have noticed that one of the most popular bedding plants we sell was missing: Impatiens.
Sloat Garden Center… Read More
May 20, 2008
BRISTLY ROSE SLUGS (Sawfly larvae) usually appear when the weather warms up.
They look like small light-green caterpillars with a dark head, have lots of legs, are… Read More