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Birds

A bee or not a bee, that is the question
  • July 23, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
April Showers Bring Flowers and Pollinators
  • May 14, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Bats, a gardener’s true friend
  • July 27, 2019
  • Karen Gideon
Bees, flowers have electrifying connection
  • October 8, 2016
  • James Campbell
Beginning Beekeeping
  • February 18, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Darwin, Divas and Worms
  • November 11, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Encourage owls to keep your rodent problems in check
  • February 6, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Flower power at this year’s fair
  • June 24, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Garden Good Guys – Toads
  • February 5, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Gardening for the Birds
  • March 5, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Getting to Know the Garden Good Guys
  • March 10, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Give thanks to all that contribute to our gardens
  • November 27, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
How to attract pollinators to your garden
  • May 6, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
How to be a help to our native bees
  • January 19, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to bring more hummingbirds into your garden
  • March 30, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to Help our Pollinators
  • October 22, 2007
  • Barbara Euser
Hummingbirds, nature’s extremists
  • November 26, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Invite birds into your garden
  • October 29, 2016
  • Karen Gideon
Keeping butterflies in the garden
  • May 1, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Know what plants have been treated with
  • March 4, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Lessons from a foray into backyard beekeeping
  • October 31, 2009
  • Barbara J. Euser
Pitting Bug Against Bug in the Landscape
  • March 23, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Plant and pollinator connections: a love affair
  • June 6, 2020
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pollination Ecology
  • March 17, 2008
  • Katie Martin
Pollinators
  • February 20, 2012
  • Dave Phelps
Promoting habitat gardening for bees
  • 04/10/2010
  • Martha Proctor
The Beautiful Predators
  • September 15, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
The buzz on California’s native bees
  • January 23, 2015
  • Marie Narlock
The buzz on yellowjackets
  • July 15, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Vampires of the insect world can be beneficial
  • August 07, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Birds in the garden — friends or foes?
  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Bug-eating bats help control garden pests
  • July 2, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Owls, a pretty face with a killer instinct
  • April 21, 2018
  • Marie Narlock

Bees

A bee or not a bee, that is the question
  • July 23, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
April Showers Bring Flowers and Pollinators
  • May 14, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Bats, a gardener’s true friend
  • July 27, 2019
  • Karen Gideon
Bees, flowers have electrifying connection
  • October 8, 2016
  • James Campbell
Beginning Beekeeping
  • February 18, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Darwin, Divas and Worms
  • November 11, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Encourage owls to keep your rodent problems in check
  • February 6, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Flower power at this year’s fair
  • June 24, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Garden Good Guys – Toads
  • February 5, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Gardening for the Birds
  • March 5, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Getting to Know the Garden Good Guys
  • March 10, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Give thanks to all that contribute to our gardens
  • November 27, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
How to attract pollinators to your garden
  • May 6, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
How to be a help to our native bees
  • January 19, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to bring more hummingbirds into your garden
  • March 30, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to Help our Pollinators
  • October 22, 2007
  • Barbara Euser
Hummingbirds, nature’s extremists
  • November 26, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Invite birds into your garden
  • October 29, 2016
  • Karen Gideon
Keeping butterflies in the garden
  • May 1, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Know what plants have been treated with
  • March 4, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Lessons from a foray into backyard beekeeping
  • October 31, 2009
  • Barbara J. Euser
Pitting Bug Against Bug in the Landscape
  • March 23, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Plant and pollinator connections: a love affair
  • June 6, 2020
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pollination Ecology
  • March 17, 2008
  • Katie Martin
Pollinators
  • February 20, 2012
  • Dave Phelps
Promoting habitat gardening for bees
  • 04/10/2010
  • Martha Proctor
The Beautiful Predators
  • September 15, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
The buzz on California’s native bees
  • January 23, 2015
  • Marie Narlock
The buzz on yellowjackets
  • July 15, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Vampires of the insect world can be beneficial
  • August 07, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Birds in the garden — friends or foes?
  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Bug-eating bats help control garden pests
  • July 2, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Owls, a pretty face with a killer instinct
  • April 21, 2018
  • Marie Narlock

Butterflies

A bee or not a bee, that is the question
  • July 23, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
April Showers Bring Flowers and Pollinators
  • May 14, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Bats, a gardener’s true friend
  • July 27, 2019
  • Karen Gideon
Bees, flowers have electrifying connection
  • October 8, 2016
  • James Campbell
Beginning Beekeeping
  • February 18, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Darwin, Divas and Worms
  • November 11, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Encourage owls to keep your rodent problems in check
  • February 6, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Flower power at this year’s fair
  • June 24, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Garden Good Guys – Toads
  • February 5, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Gardening for the Birds
  • March 5, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Getting to Know the Garden Good Guys
  • March 10, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Give thanks to all that contribute to our gardens
  • November 27, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
How to attract pollinators to your garden
  • May 6, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
How to be a help to our native bees
  • January 19, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to bring more hummingbirds into your garden
  • March 30, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to Help our Pollinators
  • October 22, 2007
  • Barbara Euser
Hummingbirds, nature’s extremists
  • November 26, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Invite birds into your garden
  • October 29, 2016
  • Karen Gideon
Keeping butterflies in the garden
  • May 1, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Know what plants have been treated with
  • March 4, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Lessons from a foray into backyard beekeeping
  • October 31, 2009
  • Barbara J. Euser
Pitting Bug Against Bug in the Landscape
  • March 23, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Plant and pollinator connections: a love affair
  • June 6, 2020
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pollination Ecology
  • March 17, 2008
  • Katie Martin
Pollinators
  • February 20, 2012
  • Dave Phelps
Promoting habitat gardening for bees
  • 04/10/2010
  • Martha Proctor
The Beautiful Predators
  • September 15, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
The buzz on California’s native bees
  • January 23, 2015
  • Marie Narlock
The buzz on yellowjackets
  • July 15, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Vampires of the insect world can be beneficial
  • August 07, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Birds in the garden — friends or foes?
  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Bug-eating bats help control garden pests
  • July 2, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Owls, a pretty face with a killer instinct
  • April 21, 2018
  • Marie Narlock

& Other Beneficials

A bee or not a bee, that is the question
  • July 23, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
April Showers Bring Flowers and Pollinators
  • May 14, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Bats, a gardener’s true friend
  • July 27, 2019
  • Karen Gideon
Bees, flowers have electrifying connection
  • October 8, 2016
  • James Campbell
Beginning Beekeeping
  • February 18, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Darwin, Divas and Worms
  • November 11, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Encourage owls to keep your rodent problems in check
  • February 6, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Flower power at this year’s fair
  • June 24, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Garden Good Guys – Toads
  • February 5, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Gardening for the Birds
  • March 5, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Getting to Know the Garden Good Guys
  • March 10, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Give thanks to all that contribute to our gardens
  • November 27, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
How to attract pollinators to your garden
  • May 6, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
How to be a help to our native bees
  • January 19, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to bring more hummingbirds into your garden
  • March 30, 2019
  • James Campbell
How to Help our Pollinators
  • October 22, 2007
  • Barbara Euser
Hummingbirds, nature’s extremists
  • November 26, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Invite birds into your garden
  • October 29, 2016
  • Karen Gideon
Keeping butterflies in the garden
  • May 1, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Know what plants have been treated with
  • March 4, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Lessons from a foray into backyard beekeeping
  • October 31, 2009
  • Barbara J. Euser
Pitting Bug Against Bug in the Landscape
  • March 23, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Plant and pollinator connections: a love affair
  • June 6, 2020
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pollination Ecology
  • March 17, 2008
  • Katie Martin
Pollinators
  • February 20, 2012
  • Dave Phelps
Promoting habitat gardening for bees
  • 04/10/2010
  • Martha Proctor
The Beautiful Predators
  • September 15, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
The buzz on California’s native bees
  • January 23, 2015
  • Marie Narlock
The buzz on yellowjackets
  • July 15, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Vampires of the insect world can be beneficial
  • August 07, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Birds in the garden — friends or foes?
  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Bug-eating bats help control garden pests
  • July 2, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Owls, a pretty face with a killer instinct
  • April 21, 2018
  • Marie Narlock

Pests & Other Problems

Birds in the garden — friends or foes?
  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Bug-eating bats help control garden pests
  • July 2, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Owls, a pretty face with a killer instinct
  • April 21, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
What’s been digging in my flower bed?
  • February 21, 2020
  • Karen Gideon
Plants are cleaning machines
  • June 10, 2017
  • Diane Lynch
What makes a plant invasive?
  • September 30, 2017
  • James Campbell
Sick soil syndrome can wreak havoc in your garden
  • March 2, 2019
  • Barbara Robertson
Reseeding, a blessing and a curse
  • October 28, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Anthracnose may be the culprit
  • March 7, 2020
  • James Campbell
Are gardeners using less pesticide?
  • June 18, 2007
  • D.F. Braun
Backyard Sleuthing
  • June 04, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
Bagrada bug is on its way
  • January 30, 2015
  • Wendy Irving
Beware of pine bark needles
  • August 1, 2014
  • Karen Gideon
Check your garden for pests
  • July 11, 2014
  • Jane Scurich
Choosing options to invasive plants
  • October 5, 2013
  • Marie Narlock
Citrus leafminer a sour reality for Marin
  • April 17, 2015
  • Wendy Irving
Clean up now for a pest-free spring garden
  • October 12, 2018
  • Jane Scurich
Creepy, crawly spiders help keep garden pests in check
  • October 23, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Cucumber beetles
  • March 28, 2020
  • Martha Proctor
Don’t let weeds overtake your garden
  • June 17, 2017
  • Nanette Londeree
Escaped Exotics, Invasive Plants
  • February 13, 2012
  • Katie Martin
Examine wind patterns to avoid damage to landscape.
  • July 18, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Get garden pests while they’re dormant
  • January 9, 2015
  • Dave Phelps
Horticultural oils battle bugs nontoxically
  • June 11, 2011
  • Martha Proctor
How to combat powdery mildew on plants
  • November 11, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
How to correctly manage garden pests
  • October 22, 2011
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
How to detect, avoid termite trouble in your home
  • January 27, 2018
  • Martha Proctor
How to keep snails, slugs away
  • January 21, 2017
  • Nanette Londeree
Integrated pest management makes good sense
  • December 10, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Invasive Japanese knotweed is not our friend
  • February 1, 2020
  • Martha Proctor
Invasive Japanese knotweed is not our friend
  • June 22, 2019
  • Martha Proctor
Japanese knotweed, the Godzilla of weeds
  • September 22, 2018
  • Nanette Londeree
Keeping blight off of fruit trees
  • February 16, 2013
  • Nanette Londeree
Non-Native Invasive Plants
  • March 21, 2005
  • Martha Proctor
Not everyone is wild about turkeys
  • July 28, 2018
  • James Campbell
Olive bark beetle, a threat to state’s trees?
  • September 16, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
Out, out damn'd weeds
  • September 11, 2010
  • Martha Proctor
Pests? Think before you spray
  • October 21, 2017
  • Nanette Londeree
Protect your plants from sucking pests
  • March 21, 2020
  • Nanette Londeree
Rats can do a lot of damage around home, garden
  • July 18, 2009
  • Nanette Londeree
Snails and slugs
  • November 14, 2014
  • Juliana Jensen
Some insects can spread diseases among plants
  • May 24, 2014
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Spray now or pay later
  • January 23, 2009
  • Nanette Londeree
Springtime brings new growth - and pesky pests
  • April 17, 2009
  • Nanette Londeree
The case of the curious pest
  • May 31, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
The sly whitefly is a tricky tomato pest
  • July 18, 2020
  • James Campbell
The Top 10 Ways to Kill Plants You Love
  • March 19, 2012
  • Nanette Londeree
The worm in the apple
  • May 10, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Tiny mites can be a mighty big problem
  • August 29, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Underground invaders to your garden
  • September 22, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Weed woes in your garden
  • January 14, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
What to Do When Unwanted Deer Appear
  • March 30, 2013
  • Jane Scurich
What's bugging your roses?
  • June 08, 2013
  • Nanette Londeree
What’s bugging your tomatoes?
  • July 11, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
What’s Nibbling My Vegetables at Night?
  • July 25, 2020
  • Karen Gideon
What’s wrong with my plant?
  • April 16, 2012
  • Nanette Londeree
When pesky birds need to take wing
  • August 20, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
Why many aren’t nuts about squirrels
  • September 15, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
Woodpeckers, welcome neighbor or possible nuisance?
  • October 6, 2018
  • Barbara Robertson
Yikes, thrips
  • May 20, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Mysterious life of lichen
  • March 10, 2018
  • Barbara Robertson
Rose slugs, a thorn in a rose’s side
  • July 22, 2017
  • Jane Scurich

Seasonal Advice

With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Get your garden ready for winter vegetables
  • September 17, 2016
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Make herbal gifts from the garden
  • November 12, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Plants and people, connected for life
  • July 9, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Knowing how to create a defensible space is key
  • August 18, 2018
  • James Campbell
Roses need TLC, too, in the winter
  • January 6, 2018
  • Nanette Londeree
Share the love — and the plants
  • November 24, 2018
  • Jane Scurich
A Green Autumn
  • September 29, 2008
  • Jennifer Kinion
Accessorizing the garden with annuals
  • May 29, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Caring for gift plants at holidays
  • December 14, 2013
  • Jane Scurich
Drought may bring wildlife closer to home
  • August 1, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
Fall in your Garden
  • November 13, 2010
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Fall is here; time to appreciate the season
  • October 22, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Fire season is still here; maintenance is key
  • September 23, 2017
  • Diane Lynch
Gardener’s checklist for summer
  • July 16, 2007
  • Marie Narlock
Gardening While Sheltering
  • April 18, 2020
  • Barbara Robertson
Get your soil ready for next years edible garden
  • September 04, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Heat Stressed Plants
  • June 30, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Help your garden soil get ready for winter
  • December 2, 2017
  • Fay Mark
How to care for your garden in the winter
  • December 1, 2018
  • Wendy Irving
It’s fall, time to clean up your garden
  • October 4, 2019
  • Jane Scurich
Late Summer Color
  • September 10, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Living gifts are the best
  • November 30, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Make your landscape fire-safe
  • May 8, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Midsummer Gardening Tips
  • July 07, 2008
  • Jennifer Kinion
New Year’ s resolutions for your garden
  • December 26, 2014
  • Karen Gideon
Oh Christmas Tree!
  • December 10, 2007
  • Martha Proctor
Protect your plants from winter’s freeze
  • December 5, 2014
  • Wendy Irving
SMALL FALL GARDENS
  • August 18, 2008
  • Joan Irwin
The Brilliant Colors of Fall
  • November 10, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
United by a love of gardens
  • July 4, 2015
  • Karen Gideon
Warming up to frost
  • January 4, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Why Do Leaves Fall
  • November 19, 2007
  • Martha Proctor
Wild west gardening
  • June 27, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree

Community & School Gardens

Community gardens grow more than just edibles
  • October 24, 2014
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Discover the magic of Marin Art & Garden Center
  • November 6, 2010
  • Nanette Londeree
Growing a community garden in Tiburon
  • October 10, 2009
  • Jeanne Price
Marin Ventures plants seed for well-being
  • August 25, 2012
  • Marie Narlock
Open Garden Project expanding
  • 05/08/2010
  • Marybeth Kampman
Planting inspiration
  • October 9, 2010
  • Marie Narlock
San Rafael's Falkirk center gets a makeover
  • May 23, 2009
  • Nanette Londeree
Sprouting kids fascination with beans
  • 06/26/2010
  • Jane Scurich
Teaching moments can sprout with plants
  • September 6, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Turning a Private Garden into a Public One
  • April 16, 2007
  • Jeanne Price
Help grow your child’s garden knowledge
  • May 18, 2019
  • Anne-Marie Walker

Gardening Resources

Help grow your child’s garden knowledge
  • May 18, 2019
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Using edibles as part of your garden design
  • October 8, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
Get into grafting
  • January 7, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
‘Tis the Season – Garden Lovers Gift Ideas!
  • December 8, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
A garden for tough times
  • May 1, 2009
  • Jeanne Price
Climate chaos in the garden
  • November 7, 2014
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Comfort in the Garden
  • August 4, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Community gem in San Rafael's Falkirk
  • September 8, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Dirty talk with the Dirt Diva
  • 05/15/2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Fresh, local and sustainable advice
  • April 27, 2019
  • Jane Scurich
Gardening Muses
  • February 11, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Gardening offers many health benefits
  • February 12, 2009
  • Julie Monson
Gardening with Energy Costs in Mind
  • May 12, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Give kids a place to grow their own
  • 05/29/2010
  • Dot Ingels
Give Your Wallet a Break!
  • July 14, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Great reads for children
  • December 8, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Green Roofs
  • May 14, 2007
  • Marilyn Geary
Green Roofs and Living Walls
  • May 7, 2012
  • Barbara J. Euser
Green thumbs at the Marin County Fair
  • June 30, 2018
  • Wendy Irving
Healing gardens nurture and replenish us
  • June 25, 2007
  • Marilyn Geary
Helping restore habitat in the Presidio
  • September 29, 2012
  • Jane Scurich
Is your eco- friendly garden also sustainable?
  • August 14, 2015
  • Marie Narlock
Know your soil before you plant
  • October 31, 2014
  • Wendy Irving
Learn About Plants and More at the Tomato Market
  • April 13, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Passionate gardeners wanted
  • August 12, 2017
  • Wendy Irving
Photo Garden Journal
  • October 8,2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
QuarryHill Botanical Garden
  • May 21, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Sow inspiration with books for the holidays
  • November 17, 2012
  • Jane Scurich
Starting your own garden takes a can-do attitude
  • February 13, 2010
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Treehouses: not just for kids anymore
  • June 11, 2005
  • Marie Narlock
What does 'hardiness' mean, anyway?
  • July 14, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
What's wrong with my plant?
  • July 9, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Who Greened Your County
  • January 28, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
What’s been digging in my flower bed?
  • February 21, 2020
  • Karen Gideon
Plants and people, connected for life
  • July 9, 2016
  • Marie Narlock

Design

Aromatic entryway gardens look, smell great
  • October 17, 2010
  • Barbara J. Euser
Brighten up with white
  • December 3, 2016
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Create vibrant color palette in autumn landscape
  • October 6, 2012
  • Marie Narlock
Creating feng shui in your garden
  • February 20, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Designing serenity
  • July 31, 2010
  • Julie Monson
Designing your Garden with Drought-Tolerant Plants
  • September 22, 2008
  • Jeanne Price
Dreaming of spring in cold of winter
  • January 19, 2013
  • Juliana Jensen
Fire-safe landscaping can be beautiful
  • December 27, 2013
  • Jill Fugaro
Four English Garden Designers
  • August 20, 2007
  • D.F. Braun
Gardening in indoor small spaces takes thought
  • September 4, 2009
  • Barbara J. Euser
Gardening to Scale: Beyond Bonsai
  • October 13, 2008
  • Janice Austin
Getting the most out of nursery visits
  • June 20, 2014
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Give your landscape a makeover
  • September 27
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Hillside Gardening
  • May 7, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Hillside gardens offer joys and challenges
  • February 13, 2016
  • Marie Narlock
Holistic approach to landscaping
  • Nover 12, 2011
  • Dave Phelps
Planting in Layers
  • August 6, 2007
  • Barbara Euser
Plants with Place
  • November 26, 2007
  • Marie Narlock
Sun-blocked landscapes call for thoughtful approach
  • October 11, 2013
  • Karen Hamblett
The Chinese Garden
  • November 11, 2007
  • D.F. Braun
Think about plotting your garden plot
  • October 17, 2009
  • Marybeth Kampman
Turn your garden into a meditative spot
  • November 25, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
Understanding your unique microclimate
  • February 10, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Water features for your landscape
  • October 26, 2013
  • Karen Gideon
When planting in urban landscape, think small
  • March 13, 2010
  • Julie Monson
Who says your garden needs to be green?
  • November 20, 2010
  • Marie Narlock
Herbs for all seasons
  • September 10, 2016
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
Using edibles as part of your garden design
  • October 8, 2011
  • Nanette Londeree
How not to smother your beloved plants
  • July 8, 2017
  • Karen Gideon
How to find the right plant for the right spot
  • February 17, 2018
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Turn garden into sustainable landscape
  • November 19, 2016
  • Anne-Marie Walker
With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Vines add charm, shade, interest
  • November 5, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree

Fruits

Herbs for all seasons
  • September 10, 2016
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
A citrus tree for me, In Marin?
  • March 2, 2013
  • Karen Hamblett
A Salad Garden
  • November 3, 2008
  • Julie Monson
A tomato for every garden
  • April 10, 2009
  • Jennifer Kinion
All Kinds of Tomatoes
  • April 2, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Asparagus
  • June 4, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Bare root fruit trees a delicious idea
  • December 29, 2012
  • Marie Narlock
Berries all summer long
  • July 1, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
Bringing Back the Victory Gardens
  • September 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Citron and Buddha's Hand
  • December 24, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Citrus ideal for California gardens
  • December 12, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Cocktails from your garden
  • December 23, 2017
  • Wendy Irving
Debunking the myths about growing tomatoes
  • April 19, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Flower power — edibles are full of antioxidants
  • September 1, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Fruit trees: impulse buyers beware
  • September 24, 2007
  • Marie Narlock
Growing a salad garden in a pot
  • May 8, 2009
  • Marybeth Kampman
Growing edibles in wintertime
  • December 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Growing olives at home
  • January 26, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Growing vegetables the lazy way
  • May 11, 2013
  • Marie Narlock
Healthy citrus trees require year-round care
  • August 6, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Herbs for what ail you
  • October 23, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Herbs with History
  • March 20, 2010
  • Barbara J. Euser
Homegrown edibles all year round
  • June 22, 2018
  • Marty Nelson
How to choose a tomato plant
  • March 29, 2014
  • Martha Proctor
How to get the best harvest from your edibles
  • January 18, 2014
  • Anne Marie Walker
How to prepare your edible garden for winter
  • September 26, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Keys for planting a symbiotic blend of edibles
  • July 27, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know what, when and how to plant for good eats ahead
  • March 20, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know when to harvest your garden’s bounty
  • August 21, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Learn to grow your own, organically
  • February 12, 2011
  • Marie Narlock
Love mushrooms? You can grow your own
  • June 1, 2019
  • James Campbell
Make Time for Garlic
  • December 3, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Marin's Mediterranean climate ideal for growing olives
  • September 19, 2011
  • Barbara J. Euser
Microgreens deliver intense flavors, are easy to g row
  • March 12, 2011
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • March 25, 2017
  • Anne Marie Walker
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • April 29, 2017
  • Anne-Marie Walker
New threat to citrus trees
  • April 9, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Plant a tomato rainbow in your garden
  • April 2, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Planting for year-round harvests
  • June 15, 2013
  • Juliana Jensen
Planting Spring Vegetables
  • March 26, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Pome trees a striking addition to gardens and practical
  • February 27, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pomegranates are made for drought
  • September 5, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Scented Geraniums As Culinary Treats
  • July 21, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Simple steps to a water wise salad garden
  • June 20, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Snack Time in the Garden
  • July 30, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Tackling tomato troubles
  • August 5, 2017
  • James Campbell
There’s a tomato for every garden
  • April 20, 2019
  • Diane Lynch
Time for tomatoes
  • April 1, 2017
  • Dot Ingels
Time to be Picky
  • August 21, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Timing is everything when harvesting vegetables
  • September 1, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Truly fresh picked
  • October 30, 2010
  • Martha Proctor
Try Unusual Vegetables
  • February 27, 2012
  • Marybeth Kampman
Unusual edibles that love growing in Marin
  • April 28, 2018
  • James Campbell
Victory gardens aren’t just summer dreams
  • June 27, 2020
  • Jane Scurich
Why didn’t my fruit tree set?
  • July 11, 2020
  • Martha Proctor
Winter herbs delight the senses
  • November 24, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Get into grafting
  • January 7, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
It’s easy to grow a family garden
  • June 15, 2019
  • Jane Scurich
Bare root plants are primed to grow
  • November 17, 2018
  • Diane Lynch
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
Get your garden ready for winter vegetables
  • September 17, 2016
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Make herbal gifts from the garden
  • November 12, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
How to give your citrus trees the care they need
  • December 29, 2018
  • Martha Proctor

Vegetables

Herbs for all seasons
  • September 10, 2016
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
A citrus tree for me, In Marin?
  • March 2, 2013
  • Karen Hamblett
A Salad Garden
  • November 3, 2008
  • Julie Monson
A tomato for every garden
  • April 10, 2009
  • Jennifer Kinion
All Kinds of Tomatoes
  • April 2, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Asparagus
  • June 4, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Bare root fruit trees a delicious idea
  • December 29, 2012
  • Marie Narlock
Berries all summer long
  • July 1, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
Bringing Back the Victory Gardens
  • September 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Citron and Buddha's Hand
  • December 24, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Citrus ideal for California gardens
  • December 12, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Cocktails from your garden
  • December 23, 2017
  • Wendy Irving
Debunking the myths about growing tomatoes
  • April 19, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Flower power — edibles are full of antioxidants
  • September 1, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Fruit trees: impulse buyers beware
  • September 24, 2007
  • Marie Narlock
Growing a salad garden in a pot
  • May 8, 2009
  • Marybeth Kampman
Growing edibles in wintertime
  • December 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Growing olives at home
  • January 26, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Growing vegetables the lazy way
  • May 11, 2013
  • Marie Narlock
Healthy citrus trees require year-round care
  • August 6, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Herbs for what ail you
  • October 23, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Herbs with History
  • March 20, 2010
  • Barbara J. Euser
Homegrown edibles all year round
  • June 22, 2018
  • Marty Nelson
How to choose a tomato plant
  • March 29, 2014
  • Martha Proctor
How to get the best harvest from your edibles
  • January 18, 2014
  • Anne Marie Walker
How to prepare your edible garden for winter
  • September 26, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Keys for planting a symbiotic blend of edibles
  • July 27, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know what, when and how to plant for good eats ahead
  • March 20, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know when to harvest your garden’s bounty
  • August 21, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Learn to grow your own, organically
  • February 12, 2011
  • Marie Narlock
Love mushrooms? You can grow your own
  • June 1, 2019
  • James Campbell
Make Time for Garlic
  • December 3, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Marin's Mediterranean climate ideal for growing olives
  • September 19, 2011
  • Barbara J. Euser
Microgreens deliver intense flavors, are easy to g row
  • March 12, 2011
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • March 25, 2017
  • Anne Marie Walker
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • April 29, 2017
  • Anne-Marie Walker
New threat to citrus trees
  • April 9, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Plant a tomato rainbow in your garden
  • April 2, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Planting for year-round harvests
  • June 15, 2013
  • Juliana Jensen
Planting Spring Vegetables
  • March 26, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Pome trees a striking addition to gardens and practical
  • February 27, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pomegranates are made for drought
  • September 5, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Scented Geraniums As Culinary Treats
  • July 21, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Simple steps to a water wise salad garden
  • June 20, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Snack Time in the Garden
  • July 30, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Tackling tomato troubles
  • August 5, 2017
  • James Campbell
There’s a tomato for every garden
  • April 20, 2019
  • Diane Lynch
Time for tomatoes
  • April 1, 2017
  • Dot Ingels
Time to be Picky
  • August 21, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Timing is everything when harvesting vegetables
  • September 1, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Truly fresh picked
  • October 30, 2010
  • Martha Proctor
Try Unusual Vegetables
  • February 27, 2012
  • Marybeth Kampman
Unusual edibles that love growing in Marin
  • April 28, 2018
  • James Campbell
Victory gardens aren’t just summer dreams
  • June 27, 2020
  • Jane Scurich
Why didn’t my fruit tree set?
  • July 11, 2020
  • Martha Proctor
Winter herbs delight the senses
  • November 24, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Get into grafting
  • January 7, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
It’s easy to grow a family garden
  • June 15, 2019
  • Jane Scurich
Bare root plants are primed to grow
  • November 17, 2018
  • Diane Lynch
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
Get your garden ready for winter vegetables
  • September 17, 2016
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Make herbal gifts from the garden
  • November 12, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
How to give your citrus trees the care they need
  • December 29, 2018
  • Martha Proctor

& Other Edibles

Herbs for all seasons
  • September 10, 2016
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
A citrus tree for me, In Marin?
  • March 2, 2013
  • Karen Hamblett
A Salad Garden
  • November 3, 2008
  • Julie Monson
A tomato for every garden
  • April 10, 2009
  • Jennifer Kinion
All Kinds of Tomatoes
  • April 2, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Asparagus
  • June 4, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Bare root fruit trees a delicious idea
  • December 29, 2012
  • Marie Narlock
Berries all summer long
  • July 1, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
Bringing Back the Victory Gardens
  • September 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Citron and Buddha's Hand
  • December 24, 2007
  • Marybeth Kampman
Citrus ideal for California gardens
  • December 12, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Cocktails from your garden
  • December 23, 2017
  • Wendy Irving
Debunking the myths about growing tomatoes
  • April 19, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Flower power — edibles are full of antioxidants
  • September 1, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Fruit trees: impulse buyers beware
  • September 24, 2007
  • Marie Narlock
Growing a salad garden in a pot
  • May 8, 2009
  • Marybeth Kampman
Growing edibles in wintertime
  • December 1, 2008
  • Marie Narlock
Growing olives at home
  • January 26, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Growing vegetables the lazy way
  • May 11, 2013
  • Marie Narlock
Healthy citrus trees require year-round care
  • August 6, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Herbs for what ail you
  • October 23, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Herbs with History
  • March 20, 2010
  • Barbara J. Euser
Homegrown edibles all year round
  • June 22, 2018
  • Marty Nelson
How to choose a tomato plant
  • March 29, 2014
  • Martha Proctor
How to get the best harvest from your edibles
  • January 18, 2014
  • Anne Marie Walker
How to prepare your edible garden for winter
  • September 26, 2014
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Keys for planting a symbiotic blend of edibles
  • July 27, 2013
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know what, when and how to plant for good eats ahead
  • March 20, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Know when to harvest your garden’s bounty
  • August 21, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Learn to grow your own, organically
  • February 12, 2011
  • Marie Narlock
Love mushrooms? You can grow your own
  • June 1, 2019
  • James Campbell
Make Time for Garlic
  • December 3, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Marin's Mediterranean climate ideal for growing olives
  • September 19, 2011
  • Barbara J. Euser
Microgreens deliver intense flavors, are easy to g row
  • March 12, 2011
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • March 25, 2017
  • Anne Marie Walker
Native edibles from plot to plate
  • April 29, 2017
  • Anne-Marie Walker
New threat to citrus trees
  • April 9, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Plant a tomato rainbow in your garden
  • April 2, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Planting for year-round harvests
  • June 15, 2013
  • Juliana Jensen
Planting Spring Vegetables
  • March 26, 2012
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Pome trees a striking addition to gardens and practical
  • February 27, 2015
  • Anne-Marie Walker
Pomegranates are made for drought
  • September 5, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Scented Geraniums As Culinary Treats
  • July 21, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Simple steps to a water wise salad garden
  • June 20, 2015
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Snack Time in the Garden
  • July 30, 2007
  • Annie Spiegelman
Tackling tomato troubles
  • August 5, 2017
  • James Campbell
There’s a tomato for every garden
  • April 20, 2019
  • Diane Lynch
Time for tomatoes
  • April 1, 2017
  • Dot Ingels
Time to be Picky
  • August 21, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Timing is everything when harvesting vegetables
  • September 1, 2012
  • Martha Proctor
Truly fresh picked
  • October 30, 2010
  • Martha Proctor
Try Unusual Vegetables
  • February 27, 2012
  • Marybeth Kampman
Unusual edibles that love growing in Marin
  • April 28, 2018
  • James Campbell
Victory gardens aren’t just summer dreams
  • June 27, 2020
  • Jane Scurich
Why didn’t my fruit tree set?
  • July 11, 2020
  • Martha Proctor
Winter herbs delight the senses
  • November 24, 2012
  • Juliana Jensen
Get into grafting
  • January 7, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
It’s easy to grow a family garden
  • June 15, 2019
  • Jane Scurich
Bare root plants are primed to grow
  • November 17, 2018
  • Diane Lynch
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
Get your garden ready for winter vegetables
  • September 17, 2016
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Make herbal gifts from the garden
  • November 12, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
How to give your citrus trees the care they need
  • December 29, 2018
  • Martha Proctor

Perennials

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Dracula orchids an exotic addition to gardens
  • October 15, 2016
  • Jane Scurich
Wildflowers are the ultimate survivors
  • February 11, 2017
  • Marie Narlock
A Pretty “Weed” for your Garden
  • September 17, 2007
  • Jeanne Price
AMAZING Alstroemerias
  • July 28, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Caring for roses in drier times
  • March 22, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Carnivores in the Conservatory
  • May 26, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Easy Seeding Spring Annuals
  • February 26, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Edible alliums can be delicious additions in yards
  • September 13, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Every garden could use some homey charm
  • September 4, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Experiencing Euphorbia
  • June 9, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Foxglove offers a spectacular display
  • June 5,2009
  • Julie Monson
Growing Cyclamen in Greece and Marin
  • November 24, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Hellebores, tolerant and colorful
  • December 24, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Is that really a geranium?
  • August 8, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
It's that bulb-planting time of year again
  • November 14, 2009
  • Marie Narlock
Lovely, lovely lavender
  • March 23, 2019
  • Doris Gates
Native bulbs, corms and rhizomes aren’t fussy
  • November 4, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Nothing quite like a freshly picked bouquet
  • July 21, 2012
  • Nanette Londere
Pansy--A Friend in Winter
  • January 14, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Pelargoniums just need a little TLC
  • August 26, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Peonies For Our Mild Marin Climate
  • October 20, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Perennials offer boundless blooms
  • May 15, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Plan now for a colorful spring, thanks to bulbs
  • September 12, 2014
  • Jane Scurich
Plant Bulbs For Spring Flowers
  • August 27, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Plants need companions too
  • July 26, 2014
  • Juliana Jensen
San Francisco's dahlia garden is in full bloom
  • September 18, 2010
  • Jane Scurich
Sold on Salvia
  • December 11, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Summer and fall blooming bulbs
  • March 12, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Sweet peas are fragrance of spring
  • November 21, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
The Calla
  • May 19, 2008
  • Jeanne Price
Reseeding, a blessing and a curse
  • October 28, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels

Annuals

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Dracula orchids an exotic addition to gardens
  • October 15, 2016
  • Jane Scurich
Wildflowers are the ultimate survivors
  • February 11, 2017
  • Marie Narlock
A Pretty “Weed” for your Garden
  • September 17, 2007
  • Jeanne Price
AMAZING Alstroemerias
  • July 28, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Caring for roses in drier times
  • March 22, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Carnivores in the Conservatory
  • May 26, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Easy Seeding Spring Annuals
  • February 26, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Edible alliums can be delicious additions in yards
  • September 13, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Every garden could use some homey charm
  • September 4, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Experiencing Euphorbia
  • June 9, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Foxglove offers a spectacular display
  • June 5,2009
  • Julie Monson
Growing Cyclamen in Greece and Marin
  • November 24, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Hellebores, tolerant and colorful
  • December 24, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Is that really a geranium?
  • August 8, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
It's that bulb-planting time of year again
  • November 14, 2009
  • Marie Narlock
Lovely, lovely lavender
  • March 23, 2019
  • Doris Gates
Native bulbs, corms and rhizomes aren’t fussy
  • November 4, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Nothing quite like a freshly picked bouquet
  • July 21, 2012
  • Nanette Londere
Pansy--A Friend in Winter
  • January 14, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Pelargoniums just need a little TLC
  • August 26, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Peonies For Our Mild Marin Climate
  • October 20, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Perennials offer boundless blooms
  • May 15, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Plan now for a colorful spring, thanks to bulbs
  • September 12, 2014
  • Jane Scurich
Plant Bulbs For Spring Flowers
  • August 27, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Plants need companions too
  • July 26, 2014
  • Juliana Jensen
San Francisco's dahlia garden is in full bloom
  • September 18, 2010
  • Jane Scurich
Sold on Salvia
  • December 11, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Summer and fall blooming bulbs
  • March 12, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Sweet peas are fragrance of spring
  • November 21, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
The Calla
  • May 19, 2008
  • Jeanne Price
Reseeding, a blessing and a curse
  • October 28, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels

Bulbs

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Dracula orchids an exotic addition to gardens
  • October 15, 2016
  • Jane Scurich
Wildflowers are the ultimate survivors
  • February 11, 2017
  • Marie Narlock
A Pretty “Weed” for your Garden
  • September 17, 2007
  • Jeanne Price
AMAZING Alstroemerias
  • July 28, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Caring for roses in drier times
  • March 22, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Carnivores in the Conservatory
  • May 26, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Easy Seeding Spring Annuals
  • February 26, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Edible alliums can be delicious additions in yards
  • September 13, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Every garden could use some homey charm
  • September 4, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Experiencing Euphorbia
  • June 9, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Foxglove offers a spectacular display
  • June 5,2009
  • Julie Monson
Growing Cyclamen in Greece and Marin
  • November 24, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Hellebores, tolerant and colorful
  • December 24, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Is that really a geranium?
  • August 8, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
It's that bulb-planting time of year again
  • November 14, 2009
  • Marie Narlock
Lovely, lovely lavender
  • March 23, 2019
  • Doris Gates
Native bulbs, corms and rhizomes aren’t fussy
  • November 4, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Nothing quite like a freshly picked bouquet
  • July 21, 2012
  • Nanette Londere
Pansy--A Friend in Winter
  • January 14, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Pelargoniums just need a little TLC
  • August 26, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Peonies For Our Mild Marin Climate
  • October 20, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Perennials offer boundless blooms
  • May 15, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Plan now for a colorful spring, thanks to bulbs
  • September 12, 2014
  • Jane Scurich
Plant Bulbs For Spring Flowers
  • August 27, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Plants need companions too
  • July 26, 2014
  • Juliana Jensen
San Francisco's dahlia garden is in full bloom
  • September 18, 2010
  • Jane Scurich
Sold on Salvia
  • December 11, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Summer and fall blooming bulbs
  • March 12, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Sweet peas are fragrance of spring
  • November 21, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
The Calla
  • May 19, 2008
  • Jeanne Price
Reseeding, a blessing and a curse
  • October 28, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels

& More

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
With planning, gardens can be colorful every season
  • June 16, 2018
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Dracula orchids an exotic addition to gardens
  • October 15, 2016
  • Jane Scurich
Wildflowers are the ultimate survivors
  • February 11, 2017
  • Marie Narlock
A Pretty “Weed” for your Garden
  • September 17, 2007
  • Jeanne Price
AMAZING Alstroemerias
  • July 28, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Caring for roses in drier times
  • March 22, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
Carnivores in the Conservatory
  • May 26, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Easy Seeding Spring Annuals
  • February 26, 2007
  • Jennifer Kinion
Edible alliums can be delicious additions in yards
  • September 13, 2013
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Every garden could use some homey charm
  • September 4, 2010
  • D. F. Braun
Experiencing Euphorbia
  • June 9, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Foxglove offers a spectacular display
  • June 5,2009
  • Julie Monson
Growing Cyclamen in Greece and Marin
  • November 24, 2008
  • Barbara J. Euser
Hellebores, tolerant and colorful
  • December 24, 2016
  • Diane Lynch
Is that really a geranium?
  • August 8, 2014
  • Nanette Londeree
It's that bulb-planting time of year again
  • November 14, 2009
  • Marie Narlock
Lovely, lovely lavender
  • March 23, 2019
  • Doris Gates
Native bulbs, corms and rhizomes aren’t fussy
  • November 4, 2017
  • Barbara Robertson
Nothing quite like a freshly picked bouquet
  • July 21, 2012
  • Nanette Londere
Pansy--A Friend in Winter
  • January 14, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
Pelargoniums just need a little TLC
  • August 26, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
Peonies For Our Mild Marin Climate
  • October 20, 2008
  • Jane Scurich
Perennials offer boundless blooms
  • May 15, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Plan now for a colorful spring, thanks to bulbs
  • September 12, 2014
  • Jane Scurich
Plant Bulbs For Spring Flowers
  • August 27, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Plants need companions too
  • July 26, 2014
  • Juliana Jensen
San Francisco's dahlia garden is in full bloom
  • September 18, 2010
  • Jane Scurich
Sold on Salvia
  • December 11, 2010
  • Jennifer Kinion
Summer and fall blooming bulbs
  • March 12, 2007
  • Jane Scurich
Sweet peas are fragrance of spring
  • November 21, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
The Calla
  • May 19, 2008
  • Jeanne Price
Reseeding, a blessing and a curse
  • October 28, 2017
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels

Trees

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
Vines add charm, shade, interest
  • November 5, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Bare root plants are primed to grow
  • November 17, 2018
  • Diane Lynch
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
How to give your citrus trees the care they need
  • December 29, 2018
  • Martha Proctor
Sick soil syndrome can wreak havoc in your garden
  • March 2, 2019
  • Barbara Robertson
Sunburn also plagues plants
  • September 8, 2018
  • Barbara Robertson
Mysterious life of lichen
  • March 10, 2018
  • Barbara Robertson
Rose slugs, a thorn in a rose’s side
  • July 22, 2017
  • Jane Scurich
A Rose By Any Other Name …
  • September 8, 2008
  • D.F. Braun
An Aussie plant perfect for Marin gardens, too
  • March 05, 2011
  • Marybeth Kampman
Aussie love affair keeps blooming
  • May 21, 2011
  • Gail Mason
Berry bushes can bring splash of color in winter
  • December 21, 2013
  • Nanette Londeree
Coaxing My Wisteria to Flower
  • October 6, 2008
  • Marilyn Geary
Conifers' gifts continue after the holidays, too
  • December 26, 2009
  • Nanette Londeree
Form and function of trees
  • September 25, 2010
  • Nanette Londeree
Growing shrubs and small trees in containers
  • February 19, 2011
  • Julie Monson
Heavenly Bamboo Lives up to its Name
  • June 23, 2008
  • Julie Monson
How and when to prune a conifer
  • December 22, 2018
  • Anne-Marie Walker
How to choose a qualified arborist
  • November 13, 2015
  • Martha Proctor
How to keep your roses rosy
  • June 18, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Hydrangeas: Prune for Maximum Flowering
  • January 1, 2007
  • Julie Monson
If your stately oak tree could talk
  • May 17, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Keep it simple - plant self-cleaning roses
  • August 23, 2013
  • Nanette Londeree
Knock, Knock—Who’s There?
  • June 16, 2008
  • Janice Austin
Knowing when to prune is key to healthy plants
  • October 30, 2015
  • Juliana Jensen
Leavesare more than fall color
  • November 26, 2011
  • Martha Proctor
Mastering the art and science of pruning
  • April 22, 2017
  • James Campbell
Not your grandmother's hydrangeas
  • September 10, 2011
  • Jane Scurich
Picking the right tree for the job
  • February 1, 2014
  • Marie Narlock
Plant your bare root fruit trees now
  • January 1, 2016
  • Wendy Irving
Plumbago—A Gardener’s Dream
  • November 17, 2008
  • Martha Proctor
Prune apricot and cherry trees soon, but hurry
  • August 27, 2016
  • Martha Proctor
Pruning trees in summer has its benefits
  • July 13, 2013
  • Dave Phelps
Rabbit Food for Roses?
  • April 9, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
Redwoods can be challenging obstacle
  • March 6, 2010
  • Marie Narlock
Rose Pruning Basics
  • January 01, 2008
  • Nanette Londeree
Roses in January
  • January 2, 2012
  • Barbara J. Euser
Royal Companions
  • July 2, 2996
  • Nanette Londeree
Saving drought stressed trees
  • September 18, 2015
  • Barbara Robertson
Shrubs do much more than block undesirable views
  • December 19, 2015
  • Nanette Londeree
Size matters when it comes to conifers
  • December 19, 2014
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Specimen trees bring beauty and interest to garden
  • November 5, 2011
  • Barbara J. Euser
Testing roses is serious, but what results!
  • January 30, 2009
  • D.F. Braun
Unusual weather extremes impacting trees, leaves
  • July 29, 2017
  • Nanette Londeree
Urban forest diversity matters more than ever
  • November 18, 2017
  • Anne-Marie Walker
What residents can do to help fight sudden oak death
  • April 15, 2017
  • Anne-Marie Walker
What to know about fruit trees
  • January 28, 2017
  • Martha Proctor
What to look for when buying bareroot roses
  • December 31, 2007
  • Nanette Londeree
What’s killing the colorful strawberry tree?
  • July 6, 2019
  • Barbara Robertson

Shrubs

Plant grapevines now for decades of enjoyment
  • February 7, 2020
  • Julie McMillan
Vines add charm, shade, interest
  • November 5, 2016
  • Nanette Londeree
Bare root plants are primed to grow
  • November 17, 2018
  • Diane Lynch
Deal with garden’s pests and diseases now
  • January 26, 2109
  • Dot Zanotti Ingels
Citrus offers a slice of history
  • February 24, 2018
  • Marie Narlock
How to give your citrus trees the care they need
  • December 29, 2018
  • Martha Proctor
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