Transition to September Planting Season

08/29/2019 Ken Davis

By Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Many of us have gardened in places where the soil is rich, its pH perfectly balanced, the climate blessed with consistent rainfall, gentle sun, and plant-coddling humidity.    Mountain soil and climate present the opposites…

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Root and Grow

08/28/2019 Ken Davis

Use to Stabilize transplant shock & plant stress Use every 2 weeks until new growth forms2 oz mixed with a gallon of water (1 capful)

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Fruit and Vegetable Food

08/28/2019 Ken Davis

6-4-4-7Ca Organic With added Calcium for bigger, brighter, BETTER fruit and veggiesContains Nitrogen – Phosphate – Potash & CalciumThis organic recipe improves the flavor and size of Fruits, Vegetables, Herbs & All Flowering PlantsFar safer for your family, pets, and…

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Flower Power

08/27/2019 Ken Davis

For Big Fragrant FlowersProvides high levels of phosphorus in a water-soluble formMakes it easier for plants to produce abundant flowers and strong stemsWorks Great for Tomatoes, Vegetables, Berries, Grapes, Lilacs & RosesUse every two weeks for beautiful bloomsWatters Flower Power made specifically…

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Ultimate Guide to Garden $avings

08/22/2019 Ken Davis

By Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Gardening is a hobby, and like all hobbies, it’s easy to get carried away beyond hobby-budgeted funds. Even after you have the necessary tools and supplies, there always are new plants, hats, gloves, and…

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Plants for Rock Gardens?

08/14/2019 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Stones in the garden are pretty, but their colors and forms emerge dramatically when low growing, drought-tough plants are added amongst them. There are many plants that will grow between rocks, but these rockery…

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Butterflies Flock to These 6 Plants

08/09/2019 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener How to attract more butterflies into the gardens was this week’s most-asked question from friends, family, and garden center customers.  Because butterflies have their favorite foods, the answer is the same whether you are…

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10 TIPS TO EASIER GARDENING

08/06/2019 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Time seems to drag when the voices of stress repeat themselves in my head, but stress is never an issue in the garden. Gardening is my escape from a hyper-connected world of Facebook, inbox,…

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