Home Gardener's "Bible" Any west coast gardeners ever heard of the garden "Bible" Real name of the book?

Answer THE MASTER GARDENER BIBLE was at one time "SUNSET WESTERN GARDEN BOOK". We carried one with us at all times. But times change & the MASTER GARDENERS have written a NEW TESTAMENT of their own. I ... Read More »

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Experienced gardeners: What are the top 5 mistakes newbie gardeners make?

planting too much garden for their experience.... choosing plants that require more care than they can give...choosing plants without knowing the mature size it will be...thinking that , with ferti... Read More »

I have heard good things about MASTER GARDENERS. How do you become one and how much do they get paid?

BACK OFF FOLKS, LETS HEAR IT FROM THE HORSES MOUTH. I have been a state certified MASTER GARDENER since 1989. Prior to that, I was a military officer, worked for the government and was twice elec... Read More »

Gardeners or others - Have you ever had a garden get so out of control you had to move.?

When I was a child, my grandmother had a beautiful, big garden that ran around the perimeter of our house. But then she became too weak to tend to it, and eventually she passed away. My mother was ... Read More »

Attention all Gardeners, What are you doing to jump-start your garden?

Here in Z4 N. Dak were under a flood watch due to unusual warm winds. Although I don't worry about flooding, I've been taking advantage of it by sprinkling the 6-8 drifts and piles of ice around th... Read More »