Category Archives: Gardening Tips

What You Need to Know About Creating a Vegetable Garden

Building a backyard vegetable garden is an easy DIY project that can value and beauty to your home, not to mention help your family eat healthier and even save some money on groceries. Regardless of the size of land you have to work with or your previous gardening experience, creating a beautiful and thriving vegetable[…]

Water Saving Tips for Your Garden

Watering your garden is obviously something that you need to do in order to help your plants grow after you bring them home from the nursery. However, there are several steps you can take to reduce the amount of water that you use in your San Jose garden. You can save time, energy, and money[…]

A Look at Some Drought-Tolerant Plants

Many Californian landscapes and gardens that were once lush and verdant have been suffering lately, due to the prolonged period of drought currently plaguing The Golden State. With strict water restrictions implemented statewide, gardeners are realizing that water wise gardening and xeriscaping is the way to go. However, your garden need not look like a[…]

Getting Your Garden Ready for Summer

If you have spent the winter daydreaming about gardening in San Jose, then you have probably already begun to spend time by your nursery as the weather gets warmer. Although the winter is not yet far gone, now is the time to gather garden supplies and prepare your garden for the warm months of the[…]

Spring Gardening Tips for Your Home

The spring season is approaching fast, and now is a great time to create a gardening and lawn maintenance plan for your property. During the spring season, your yard will come alive with new growth and blooms. By taking the time to visit your garden center and create a gardening plan, you will ensure that[…]