Garden To-Do List:
~Take care of your fruit trees! Time to spray before leaves come on. Our super wet winter will create a "super bug" season for us this year. Keeping them off your plants will increase plant health and prevent them from spreading. Please spray Bonide Orchard Spray now to keep bugs at bay this spring. Controls a wide range of fungal diseases and insects on listed fruit, vegetables, ornamentals, houseplants, and lawns. Can be used up to the day before your harvest. This product iis sulfur and pyrethrin and is truly effective and all-purpose.
Live Ladybugs will also be arriving soon. Call in to be added to our text list when they arrive, (530) 251- 2330! Ladybugs are voracious eaters and consume their weight in soft bodied insects every day. We carry the Organic Controls (Orcon) biological insect line. For serious combat, try the Green Lacewing pack that is mailed directly to your home after registering it onlilne. Ask about our full line of bio controls today!
~Tired of pulling weeds all summer? Time to mulch. Using a good mulch not only protects your plants against heat stress during the coming warm months, but limits the ability of weed seeds to take hold. Plus, it looks great! We recommend Kelloggs Gromulch.....
AND, IT'S ON SALE THIS MONTH, Buy 3 bags, Get 1 bag FREE!
~ Got Worms? It's time to put out your Codling Moth Traps in your Apple Trees to prevent Apple worms. Two traps for mature trees is ideal. In stock now.
~Feed your lawn and garden now, your plants need food! We love an all-purpose, pelletized feed that can be used on everyting and is people & pet safe! Use Gardner & Bloome Paradise All Purpose Plant Food for all your feed needs. It comes in a convenient 4 lb bag or a big 25lb bag for larger gardens! Find it easily in the bright pink bag!
~ Plant cool-season crops all month! Not sure which are which? Stop by for our free guide to Cool & Warm Season Veggies. It has a handy-dandy icon code to help you quickly navigate spring planting.
~Mother's Day is Sunday, May 14th, a day we honor our Mom's by showing them we love and care for them! Bring mom out to our annual Muffin's & Mimosa's, sip and stroll about our gorgeous roses, all in full bloom! If you can't be here, we also now have our Gift Cards online with an easy email code that can be sent to your Mom any day of the year!