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Plant Care Reminders

Ceanothus Monthly Plant Care
Shrubs Julie Bawden-Davis

Ceanothus spp (California Lilac) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Bamboo Care and Propagating
Ornamental Grasses - Bamboo Walter Andersen Nursery

Bamboo - Care and Propagating

Bamboo Care & General Information:

Vanda Orchid Plant Care

23240 Costa Farms
Vanda Orchid Plant Care
Orchids are as easy as A - B - C!

Hosta la Vista - Baby

26637 Sandie Parrott
Hosta Care
Everyone knows about Hosta, don’t they? Did you know some varieties grow in sun?

Nutmeg Bush (Tetradenia riparia) -…

3519 Coastal Sage Gardening
Nutmeg Bush Plant Care Reminders
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Gardening Articles

Peonies
Plant Profiles Ron Vanderhoff

Peonies in our local Southern California gardens? And the Verdict is . . .

Serious gardeners love a challenge, especially when it comes to zones, frost, temperatures and all that boring technical stuff.
Stone Fruit
Seasonal Gardening Ron Vanderhoff

Summer Pruning of Fruit Trees Keeps them the Right Size

This past winter I wrote two columns about the proper pruning of stonefruits and other deciduous fruit trees. This important chore continues to be one of the more misunderstood gardening responsibilities. I still get comments from readers who say they enjoyed…

I'm not Watering, are You?

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Walkway to Water Conservation
I haven’t watered my landscape for in over eight weeks!

10 Easy Cut Flowers to Direct Sow

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Seed Starting
A cut-flower garden or "cutting garden" allows you to bring the beauty of your garden…

The New Veggie Season Starts!

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Warm and Cool Season Veggies
Depending on where you are in the south, sometime in April is when the last frost usually…

Plant Recommendations

Hebe 'Patty's Purple'
Plant Recommendations Sisso Doyle

Seaside Plants - Southern California

Sisso Doyle's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Seaside Plants for Southern California.
Ginkgo biloba
Plant Recommendations Phil Tactill

Trees - Southern California

Phil Tactill's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Trees for Southern California.

Trees - Southern California

4148 Tiger Palafox
Cedrus deodara 'Feelin Blue'
Tiger Palafox's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Trees for Southern California. 

My Favorite Climbers - Southern…

12316 Pat Welsh
Cup-of-Gold Vine - Solandra maxima
Pat Welsh's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Climbers for Southern California.

Orchids - Southern California

3830 JANET WANERKA
Janet Wanerka
Janet Wanerka's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Orchids for Southern California.

Featured Plant Care

Pruning spring shrubs

How to Prune Azaleas and Other Spring Flowering Shrubs

in Shrubs
Spring is almost over in the south, and those wonderful blooms that lit up the landscape…
Potatoes Monthly Plant Care

Potato (Solanum tuberosum) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

in Edibles
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Akebia trifoliata Monthly Plant Care

Akebia - Three Leafed (Akebia trifoliata) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Amaranth Monthly Plant Care

Amaranth (Amaranthus hypochondriacus) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Latest Articles

Giant White Sea Squill - Urginea maritima  - photo courtesy Carlyn Schaffner

Drimia maritima (syn. Urginea maritima) - Giant White Sea Squill Plant Care

Drimia maritima (syn. Urginea maritima) - Giant White Sea Squill What: A Mediterranean…
Echeverias roots

Echeveria: How to Slice and Re-root Large Echeverias

Widely known as the “Queen of Succulents,” Debra Lee Baldwin is the award-winning garden…

Plant Care Reminders List of Links By Botanical Name

Plant Care Reminders List of Links By Botanical Name. We have monthly regional plant care…

Popular Articles

Baseball Field Maintenance

Baseball Field Maintenance - A General Guide for Fields of All Levels

in Lawn
More great baseball field resources can be found here (including a pdf version of this…
Queen Palm Care & Use

The Queen Palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) Care & Use

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Jungle Music Palms and Cycads is a family owned and operated business established in 1977
Microgreens

What are Microgreens and How to Grow Them

in Edibles
Microgreens are tiny leafed vegetables that are grown from seed and require very little…
Kahili Ginger Plant Care

Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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