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December 22, 2010
December in your Garden   Bedding Plants – Plant Calendulas, Cyclamen, Dianthus, Pansies, Iceland Poppies, Primrose, Stock and Snapdragon. Some late winter blooming plants to include are Begonia, Columbine, Lobelia...
December 20, 2010
Check it out: Evergreen Nursery Christmas tree lots By Amanda Strouse Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 6 a.m. / Amanda Strouse Evergreen Nursery lot off Carmel Mountain Road. THE PLACE: Evergreen Nursery Christmas tree lots...
December 4, 2010
It’s Christmas Tree Season at Evergreen Nursery – and just at the right time! I drive around the county all week long visiting all of our nurseries and growing grounds to organize production of our plant material. Quite often I...
November 12, 2010
So what is this about losing our lease in Rancho Bernardo? Well, I’ll tell you a little story.   When we took over the Rancho Bernardo site from Green Thumb Nurseries in January of 2002, we assumed their lease from the City of...
October 25, 2010
Our Cyclamen crop is ready.  It will be available at all locations this week.  We will have 4" and 6" pots available in white, pink, purple, and red.  If you would like to special order a specific color please shoot us an email ...
September 1, 2010
Bedding Plants – As the month closes as the fall season begins, clear the garden of failing summer annuals. Pick off spent flowers to encourage new blooms. Turn the soil to aerate, level. Plant Primrose, Delphinium,...
August 24, 2010
   Many houses throughout the county are located either in back country areas where there is a lot of natural brush in the vicinity or even in urban areas where houses are next to canyons. In their natural cycle, most native...
June 4, 2010
June in Your Garden • Work in the Garden – Take the time to look at small jobs in your garden this month. Remove any unwanted suckers from trees and shrubs. Mulch annual and perennial borders to keep the soil cool and help...
May 6, 2010
May is one of the most colorful months out of the year and a great time for planting before it gets too hot. Selection at the nursery is optimum during the spring, so get out there and spruce up your yard with some new plants...
April 15, 2010
Garden pests and bugs – come see me this Saturday at our Carmel Valley store!!     I’ve been preparing for this Saturday’s seminar about bugs and pests and I’m thinking – gosh – have we been fighting these garden rascals since...
March 18, 2010
March in Your Garden • Work in the Garden – Get your spring garden ready for planting by cleaning all beds of debris and old, dead plants. Lightly cut ground covers. This is the most important month to fertilize. We recommend...
March 18, 2010
Great news! Evergreen Nursery’s informative gardening and landscape seminars are back and now will be held year round! Some topics will include Water Wise Landscaping, Choosing and Caring for Roses, The Edible Garden,...
March 12, 2010
With six Evergreen Nursery locations (three retail/wholesale and three growing grounds) I spend a lot of time driving around the county. I always keep my eyes open for what’s in bloom or about to bloom and what looks really good...
January 27, 2010
Drought Tolerant Plants For the last several years Mother Nature has dealt California in general a severe drought. The lack of rain coupled with California’s water politics have left Southern California with a double drought –...
December 30, 2009
JANUARY IN YOUR GARDEN   This is a great month for planning and preparing for spring while the weather is cooler and much of your garden may be dormant. Here are a few helpful tips: • Work in the Garden – Primary tasks include...

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