The Difference Between Frost and Freeze Warnings

03/31/2018 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Spring is here and the planting season is in full gear but there still is a chance of frost.  Already customers have been to the garden center begging for tomato plants, the ultimate temperate,…

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Why Flowers Die & How to Keep Them Alive

03/24/2018 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener If you’ve experienced failure with a flower garden, perhaps you’ve written yourself off as having a brown thumb. However, even experienced gardeners make mistakes resulting from the excitement of springtime planting and anticipation. However,…

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Best Time to Plant Mountain Trees

03/23/2018 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener When is the best time to plant trees in the mountains? This question, pertaining to areas that experience cold winters, has both a long and a short answer. When to Plant Trees: The Short…

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Great Ladybug Release and Arbor Day Celebrations

03/23/2018 Ken Davis

The week between Earth Day and Arbor Day is something special.  April is the peak planting season for local gardens.  Arbor Day, Friday, April 27, Watters Garden Center will host it’s annual ‘Great Ladybug Release @ 2 pm and repeats…

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Watters Garden Center to Host Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce Mixer April 18

03/22/2018 Ken Lain, mountain gardener

Nature and Networking! Watters Garden Center believes local businesses can change the world! On April 18, business owners, managers and those interested in finding more about the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce and local business initiatives are invited to mix…

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Watters Garden Center to Host Frontier Rotary Grapes-4-Grades Event

03/22/2018 Ken Lain, mountain gardener

Wine Flows and spirits lifted as the gardens come alive at Watters Garden Center as they host Prescott Frontier Rotary’s 13th Grapes-4-Grades benefit. On June 24, from 5–7 pm, the garden center transforms into “A Garden Party,” with all proceeds…

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Grass in Driveway, Patio and Sidewalk Cracks

03/10/2018 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener There are three chores that gardeners must complete in March. Fertilize everything in the garden this month with 7-4-4 All Purpose Plant Food.  At the same time I apply an equal amount of ‘Soil…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Bring on Spring at Watters Garden Center’s 56th Annual Spring Open House, March 16 -18

03/06/2018 Ken Davis

              Contact: Watters Garden Center Ken Davis KenDavis@WattersGardenCenter.com cell 603-456-3581   NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Bring on Spring at Watters Garden Center’s  56th Annual Spring Open House, March 16 -18   March 6, 2017,…

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Allergy Sufferers Need to Know These Flowers

03/03/2018 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener March is the start of spring planting season in the mountains of Arizona. Although the summer blooming plants are yet to arrive here at Watters Garden Center we are stocked full of the latest…

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