Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys
National News - From NGA Editors
New, White Cherry Tomato
Cherry tomatoes are sweet and prolific and good for eating in salads or straight from the garden. They come in a range of colors including red, pink, orange, yellow, and now white. Italian...
Environmentally Friendly Road Salt Solution
Winter for much of the country means ice and snow. One of the ways to help cars and feet grip better is to spread road salt on walkways and streets. More than 15 million tons of deicing salts are...
Unique Hibiscus Collection
Tropical hibiscus are impressive plants with their evergreen foliage and trumpet-shaped, brightly colored flowers. A new line of tropical hibiscus will be available in spring that offers unique...
Garden Design Program for Vegetable Gardeners
Winter is the perfect time to pull out the seed catalogs and design your vegetable garden. While most of us use the old paper-and-pencil method, there are some online garden design programs that...
In the Garden
I produce a gardening show for KRON TV called Henry's Garden , and recently we had the opportunity to do a live remote broadcast for the Saturday morning news show from the Conservatory of Flowers. The Conservatory, in case you haven't been there, is...
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Shows & Events
Color: A Winter Carnivale If the gray days of winter give you the blues, make your way over to the Conservatory of Flowers...
Greenhouses If you have ever dreamed of having your own greenhouse, Sunset Publishing Company has created the...
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- Water Under Eaves
- Groom Ferns
- Prune Deciduous Plants
- Provide Extra Humidity for Indoor Plants
- Harvest Citrus