Gardener's Blog

Buddleja Pugster Series

The Buddleja Pugster series features full-sized flowers on a dwarf plant. These plants are extremely attractive to both hummingbirds and butterflies! Pugster® is a whole new look for… 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

Supporting honey bees

Dear Sloat Gardeners, In recent months we’ve heard from customers about the need to support honey bees. We too have been concerned and have extensively researched the potential… Read More

Bay Area Plant Pick for June: Buddleja

Bay Area Plant Pick for June: Buddleja Buddleja (or Butterfly Bush) is like a magnet for butterflies passing through the garden looking for nectar. Buddleja will flower from… Read More