If you don’t want olives on your tree, start checking them now-Looks like they’re about to bloom if not already-Florel Fruit Eliminator must be sprayed at or around the time of bloom to be effective!!
Powdery Mildew is appearing on rose bushes, vegetables, grapes and the new growth of many plants. Try to water in the early morning hours and using soil sulfur on the soil around your plants will help keep the problem down, If the mildew does appear, use fertilome triple action as a safe organic solution
As the weather warms be sure to adjust and check your sprinkler systems!
Aphids are in full swing and we are receiving Lady Bugs every Friday, plus we have many other safe solutions for aphids, like the above mentioned “triple action” etc…
Watch for “blossom end rot” on tomatoes with warm dry weather. Click on the “tip of the week” link above for a coupon on “yield booster and blossom end rot preventer” Also tune in Saturday at 8am to 92.3 fm KTAR and listen to the Garden Hour for this and other tips!!
Got Shade? Now is the Time to Plant Shade and other trees-you’ll wish you had 25 years from now!! Don’t just stand there-Plant Something!!
Continue to plant squash,cucumbers,eggplant,okra,melons, and other warm season vegetable starts!
We are beginning to receive shipments of warm season flowers-Vinca and Moss Rose arrived this week!!
Be sure you are keeping you vegetable and flower gardens fertilized regularly!
Fertilize Roses once a month now!
Good Growin’ See you in the Garden!!
Let’s Get A 10% Discount This Weekend!! As of this morning we need only 8 more “likes” on our facebook page to hit the 1,000 mark. As promised the moment that happens, all of you will be able to print off the “fan” page and bring it in for a 10% discount on your entire purchase!! It would be wonderful to be able to start that this weekend and get April off to a “no fooling” great start!!! We think you’ll enjoy following us. We play plant trivia, make announcement as to who has won our weekly drawing for $25 gift certificates (are you entering?) there is a weekly tip and coupon on Thursdays and much more-JOIN US!! and tell a friend!
P.S. we have also started Pinning on Pinterest-Let us know what you think and send us ideas!!
We hope we can help your garden be all you want it to be.With Easter and Passover approaching, let us know if you need help with planning a color bowl or container garden, a flower bed, or maybe just one flowering shrub to make your curb appeal for those family visitors impressive!!