Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys
National News - From NGA Editors
Investing in Your Landscape Pays Off
Money does grow on trees, according to a new study from Michigan State University. Researchers conducted an experiment to determine the landscape components home buyers valued the most, and how...
A New Walkway De-Icer ThatÂs Safe for Plants
Winter is upon us. If you live in an area with frequent snow and ice storms, you know its a chore to keep the drive and walkways cleared and safe. One of the products often used is a commercial...
A Unique Gift for Gardeners: Personal UV Monitor
Looking for the perfect holiday gift for the outdoorsy member of the family? How about his or her own personal UV monitor? With increased concern about the amount and intensity of skin exposure to...
New ÂBlushing BrideÂ Hydrangea
Gardeners from the north to the south have enjoyed the beautiful Endless Summer® hydrangea since its release two years ago. This mophead hydrangea ( Hydrangea macrophylla Bailmer Endless...
In the Garden
Leaves are falling fast now. The long nights are cold and damp, and the weak winter sun bears little warmth. Dew lays heavily on the ground, making life easy for snails and slugs.
I love winter in the garden. The ripe berries on the cotoneaster and...
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Shows & Events
Volunteers Needed! Volunteers are needed to lead children's walks through the San Francisco Botanical Garden at...
Tool or Gardening Product
Fiskars Telescoping Pruning Stick What a magnificent tool this is! It extends to over 12 feet on a telescoping pole, has a...
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