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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...
August 5, 2011
Bottlebrush / Callistemon citrinus - The bottlebrush is not just your grandma’s plant.  It is coming back into popularity as one of the more versatile plants you will find.  It can be grown as a hedge, tree, or even on a trellis...
July 29, 2011
Canna Lily is a tropical favorite for your garden. It has profuse, vibrant flowers that rise above lush green, variegated,  or bronze foliage. It blooms almost all year long, but does better if cut back during cold winter...
July 28, 2011
Begonia 'Dragon Wing' is a versatile,  beautiful plant for almost any type of landscape. It can  be featured planted solo or planted in mass for that “bed of color” look, or mixed in with other plantings for that extra umph!...
July 26, 2011
  Camellia japonica These beautiful plants have dark green glossy leaves with a flower that is so perfect, it looks fake! Lovely flowers in the winter last through early spring. These are medium to large upright shrubs that...
June 3, 2011
Evergreen Nursery currently has an available position for an outside sales person (commission sales). Requirements: Must have significant nursery experience with solid plant knowledge. Must be able to communicate effectively...

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