Category: Garden

Mar - 16

The best way to Replant Elderberries

Elderberries participate in the genus Sambucus, which contains several species of flowering, fruit-bearing shrubs indigenous to temperate climates across the planet. Blue elderberry (Sambucus nigra caerulea) is extensively developed in coastal and inland areas of California as a landscaping plant…

Mar - 14

The best way to Grow Chili Pequin

Chili pequin is a stylish Tabasco pepper using a scarlet colour as well as a form that is pointed, somewhat twisted. The peppers are developed for their decorative value or to taste spicy dishes. Chili pequin is ideal for planting…

Mar - 09

The best way to Plant Malanga

Malanga (Xanthosoma) does best-in moderate sub-tropical Sunset Climate Zones 7 through 9, 14 through 16, and 18 through 25. Malanga is developed from edible tubers called “corms.” The leaves of the plant are easy and green and increase to 2-feet…

Mar - 03

The best way to Fertilize a Miniature Citrus

Trees in the genus Citrus, generally called dwarf citrus trees, leading out at about 12-feet making them -suited to little areas that are developing. Included among these trees are lemons “Dwarf Lisbon” and “Eureka,” grapefruit “Dwarf Redblush,” orange “Washington” and…

Feb - 15

The best way to Plant Pak Choy

A cool-season vegetable in the cabbage family, pak choy (Brassica rapa var. chinensis) functions a gentle taste ideal for stir-fries. Pak choy grows in Sunset’s Environment Zones a 1 through 3b and 4 through 2-4. Pak prefers developing in moderate…

Feb - 12

Birdhouse Gourd Plant Care

Commonly described as “birdhouse gourds,” Lagenaria siceraria functions big bulblike bases and extended bottle-like necks. Hollow on the within, the gourds make a perching place that is best for small-scale birds like chickadees and swallows. Planting gourds in your yard…

Feb - 06

Composting Assists the Environment

In 2009, the Town of San Francisco launched the “Obligatory Recycling and Composting Ordinance,” which needed all San Franciscans to to split up their trash into recyclables, compostables and landfill trash. The town decided that 36% of the trash was…