Winter Sowing

“Anyone who thinks that gardening begins in the spring and ends in the fall is missing the best part of the whole year. For gardening begins in January with the dream.” ~Josephine Nuese Winter sowing is a fun technique that uses milk jugs or clear plastic containers as mini greenhouses to grow plants outdoors duringContinue reading “Winter Sowing”

We Put The Earth First! Can You Dig It?

Earth First Gardening Organic Approach (IPM) Integrated Pest Management: We work with property owners to reduce the activity and reproduction of pests, deterring them from plants, removing them, and if needed, applying safe pesticides, while improving conditions for plants and overall plant health. The healthier your trees and plants are, IPM can include many differentContinue reading “We Put The Earth First! Can You Dig It?”

Avoid Invasive Plants

Invasive Species of Concern  There are plants that I often advise our gardners to avoid, and in some cases removed from properties. If you are considering installing new shrubs/trees, or looking to plant new perennial plants we recommend checking with your local nursery to see what specific plants are invasive in your area.  In NorthernContinue reading “Avoid Invasive Plants”