June 14, 2021
Unless you're in the cooler coastal or San Francisco areas, perennials such as Nemesia, Osteospermum, and Erysimum will shy from the heat. Summer-loving perennials such as… Read More
April 1, 2021
A lovely shrub for containers or garden beds, hydrangea bloom repeatedly throughout summer. Their colorful, rounded flower clusters make them a useful plant in any container or landscape.
Hydrangea… Read More
February 1, 2021
Here in the Bay Area, spring arrives in late winter and nature shouts yellow to wake us up from the grey doldrums of rain. Daffodils open… Read More
January 27, 2021
Quick tip! Sloat container designer Jen walks you through how to help annual flowers bloom longer by dead-heading the spent blooms.
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October 1, 2020
Now is the time to select and plant fall-blooming perennials.
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August 2, 2020
San Francisco was once known as the fuchsia capital; our cool, foggy summers were found to be key to their success. Fuchsia plants were all the… Read More
August 28, 2018
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
July 24, 2017
Echinacea (aka Coneflower) is one of the more popular perennials in the Bay Area for summer color going into fall. Available in vibrant shades of pink… Read More
May 11, 2017
Thank you for visiting during our Butterfly Wing Ding. Join us for future sales events… Read More
May 9, 2017
Petunia Surfinias / Sweetunias series
(Stunning in containers and hanging baskets!)
Petunia Heartbeat: Fast-growing annual for sun, blooms prolifically spring through fall. Self-cleaning plant requires no deadheading, fertilize… Read More