Perfect Time to Plant Trees

02/28/2020 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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These Garden Tasks Need Completion NOW!

02/21/2020 Ken Davis

By Ken Lain, The Mountain Gardener Spring weather signals the start of specific gardening tasks that are essential to maintaining a vital, healthy garden. I’m a list type of gardener, and the following is my springtime procedural list in order…

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02/14/2020 Ken Davis

We are Staffing up for the Spring Season We have openings for the following positions Cashier Nursery Sales Planting Technician/Back Dock Worker Download our Job Application

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Best Evergreen Shrubs for Small Gardens

02/14/2020 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the  mountain gardener When you think of small evergreen shrubs, do you have an image in your mind of small, rather uninteresting lumps of green dotting a landscape? Well, you shouldn’t. There are plenty of lush bushes…

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Insider Tips to Mountain Gardening

02/06/2020 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener High altitude gardening is different from gardening at lower elevations.  Combine our altitude with Arizona’s dry climate, bright air, and ever-present mountain winds, and you pretty much can forget what you learned from gardening…

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