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May 17, 2012
MAY 19TH - All About Roses - Come see and enjoy our huge selection of colorful roses and become a garden rose expert. We would love to see some of your “best” roses, please bring ‘em in and show ‘em off and share your own secrets...
April 19, 2012
APRIL 21st - Starting a Vegetable/Herb Garden    Learn what it takes to grow your own vegetables and herbs; the best techniques for growing in containers, or raised beds, or just planting directly into your garden.   You guys!...
April 17, 2012
Have you noticed the colorful hillsides of San Diego lately? They look like there was a sale on hot pink, fuzzy blankets and the whole world decided to get in on the bargain. At times, the thought has crossed my mind that it...
April 4, 2012
Landscape Design Workshop Do you have a new yard or one that needs to be rejuvenated? Are you a do-it-yourselfer? Learn about amending your soil, irrigation dos and don’ts, planning, choosing, and planting your landscape...
March 22, 2012
Lately, as I’ve been driving around, I’ve noticed a number houses that have Queen Palms with yellow fronds and, you know what? It doesn’t have to be that way. I just want to go knock on their doors and give them the 411 on palm...
March 15, 2012
The other day, I was at a big-box ‘hardware’ store buying some supplies. No, I wasn’t buying plants…that would be silly since Evergreen Nursery is the largest wholesale nursery in San Diego County. While waiting in line behind a...
March 7, 2012
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...
March 2, 2012
Ask the Expert -Weeds, Gophers, Bugs, & Fertilizers Our resident expert will teach you the best ways to fight the pesky critters in your garden and how to determine the best types of fertilizer to use to promote healthy,...
February 28, 2012
Mark & Steven Collins made an appearance on KUSI's Good Morning San Diego to showcase some of Evergreen Nursery's fruit trees. Many are in bloom right now including Dwarf Peaches, Apples, Nectarines, Lemons & Oranges....
February 21, 2012
KUSI invited Mark and Steven Collins to show off some of Evergreen Nursery's modern succulents and how to incorporate them into your landscape with other drought-tolerant plants. They showcased some beautiful specimens such as...
February 15, 2012
February in Your Garden   Work in the Garden – Prepare your soil this month by working in Evergreen Planter Mix and Mulch as deeply as you can. If you’re starting a new garden, money spent on a half day’s...
February 10, 2012
Our Blossom Valley location is gearing up for its grand opening and we’ve got all kinds of Rhaphiolepis, or Hawthorn, growing there. These shrubs are the work horses of the landscape in Southern California. They’re drought-...
January 31, 2012
Landscaping With Succulents and Natives – Creating a beautiful landscape with succulents and natives without looking like a desert. Yes, it can be done and you’ll also use a lot less water.    San Diego is considered to be a...
January 9, 2012
JANUARY IN YOUR GARDEN   Work in the Garden – Primary tasks this month include planning your spring garden and major pruning of dormant fruit and shade trees, vines and rose bushes. Proper pruning will help control and...
January 9, 2012
Landscaping & Maintaining Your Garden in The Winter If you love gardening then you love San Diego. We are fortunate enough to be able to be outside in our gardens all year long. Lots of people are buried in snow while we are...

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