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May Tips of the Month

Spring is in full swing and summer is on its way! Prepare your garden for the coming season by following our May Tips of the Month. Irrigation Over 50% of the water used in a single family residence goes towards landscape irrigation. Now is the time to plan for the imminent summer heat and to be water conscious! 1.…
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April Plant of the Month: Penstemon heterophyllus X ‘Margarita BOP’

Margarita Foothill Pestemon is being planted in many of our spring landscape installations this year, so it seemed like an appropriate choice for our April Plant of the Month! This compact evergreen perennial blooms from spring through summer, producing an abundance of vibrant reddish-purple to blue flowers that attract beneficial insects and hummingbirds. The bloom period will be extended through much of the…
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March Plant of the Month: Agave ‘Blue Glow’

Our March Plant of the Month, Agave 'Blue Glow', was selected for its striking form and beautiful blue-green leaves which are edged in vibrant red and yellow. A. 'Blue Glow' is on the small side for an Agave, forming solitary rosettes reaching 2-3 feet tall and wide at maturity. The tough, 18 inch long leaves…
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March Tips of the Month

It's March, and spring is almost here! We are feeling incredibly thankful for the much-needed rain, finally giving all of the thirsty Central Coast plants a drink. We are crossing our fingers that this month brings more wet weather and plenty of sunshine to help our gardens thrive. Get your landscape prepped for the new…
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