Gardener's Blog

Webinar: Tomato Growing 101

It’s tomato growing season! Learn to successfully grow them with our tomato expert Dan Alexander – he shares planting tips, favorite varieties, and tomato planting combinations… Read More

Oh no…APHIDS ARE BACK!

Aphids are small soft-bodied insects that suck plant juices. The whitish cast skins can be mistaken for whiteflies, an entirely different problem. That’s why it’s always… Read More

This week’s Webinar Outline

Webinar: Tomato Growing 101 Supply list Sloat Organic Potting Soil Sloat Compost Loam Builder Recipe 420 EB Stone Tomato/Vegetable Fertilizer Monterey Complete Disease Control Monterey BT Fish… Read More

Helpful beetles in the garden

This spring, keep an eye out for the tiny Psyllobora beetle, one of the many "lady beetles". This newly researched beneficial insect feeds on powdery mildew… Read More

Gardening Solutions: Controlling Aphids

Aphids are small soft-bodied insects that suck plant juices. The whitish cast skins can be mistaken for whiteflies, an entirely different problem. That’s why it’s always… Read More

Webinar: How to Prune Citrus

Correct citrus pruning is important for fruit production and disease resistance over time. Learn from Elizabeth Ruiz, aesthetic pruner and garden designer. Her classes are a… Read More

10 Tips for Every Gardener

Get comfortable growing houseplants, flowers, vegetables, trees, and more with our top 10 favorite tips!   1. Healthy gardens start with healthy soil. The easiest way to create… Read More

Favorite summer squash recipes

There's a saying in many rural areas throughout the U.S. and it goes something like this: never leave your car windows down during gardening season or… Read More

Seed Starting Activity

Now is the time to start planning your garden. Kids, this is your chance to pick out the flowers and plants you want to grow. By… Read More

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