Category Archives: Gardening Basics

Watering & Fertilizing – The Basics

Like all things made up of living cells, plants require a certain amount of water to remain healthy and grow properly. Plants in general exhibit a tenacious hold on life and often survive despite a lack of proper care, but in order for them to thrive and perform their best in your landscape or garden, basic watering and fertilizing care can make a world of difference.

Planning an Annual Flower Bed

Nothing beats annuals for a long lasting display of dazzling color in your landscape. Making three or four plantings of annuals a year is common here due to our mild weather, but some varieties do prefer the warmer months and some the cooler seasons so check with your garden center for the best choices for each season.