Category Archives: Tips of the Month

October Tips of the Month

  Happy fall! This month we are sending out Customer Surveys to get feedback from our valued customers. Please fill them out and return with your information. You can also take the survey online, at Annual Customer Survey. Thank you!   Autumn Equinox: Time to have us adjust your watering schedules on timers. Since summer has come…
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September Tips of the Month

  Maintenance Fertilize permanent plants - Feed established trees, shrubs, ground covers, and warm- season grasses, such as Bermuda.  Repeat in a month.  Remember not to feed California natives or drought tolerant Mediterranean plants.  Feed camellias, azaleas, and rhododendrons too. Protect against brush fires - Remove all dead leaves and limbs from trees and shrubs,…
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August Tips of the Month

Keep your yard in top condition with our August tips of the Month.    Prepare for fire season - If you live near the native chaparral, reduce the fire risk to your property by pruning dead vegetation from trees and shrubs (especially near structures).  Cut tall grasses and weeds to a height of less than…
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February Tips of the Month

Use our February Tips as you're gardening this month. PLANT IN FEBRUARY Try growing potatoes that have stuck around your kitchen long enough to start sprouting at the eyes. Cut the potatoes into pieces with at least one sprout and let callous for a few days. Plant in the ground 4 inches deep by the third…
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