Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

November, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Something for Nothing -- My Favorite Thing About Gardening!

I've been busy scurrying around the Bay area taking cuttings and harvesting seeds. My latest find was a source for Italian saffron. After a bit of research I have found that this is not the traditional saffron ( Crocus sativus ) but rather Carthamus...
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Shows & Events

Christmas at Dunsmuir A Bay area holiday tradition since 1971, Christmas at Dunsmuir has consistently delighted...

Clever Gardening Technique

Drilling Drainage Holes If you have a big pot that doesn't have a drainage hole, here is a tip for drilling a hole in the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Dig and Divide
  • Foil Squirrels
  • Plant Garlic
  • Last Chance for Fruit Tree Clean Up
  • Plant Wildflowers

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