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April 10, 2019
Despite the considerable amount of rain we’ve had these last months, Southern California gardeners know we live in an area susceptible to drought. Here at Evergreen Nursery we’ve witnessed a growing interest in drought...
March 18, 2019
April in Your Garden Work in the Garden – This is a good month to plant new shrubs and hardy perennials and to prepare for the coming summer. Keep roots cool and weeds down by applying mulch around flowers and vegetables,...
February 26, 2019
March in Your Garden: Work in the Garden – Get your spring garden ready for planting by cleaning all beds of debris and old, dead plants. Lightly cut ground covers. This is the most important month to fertilize. We recommend an...
February 4, 2019
Right now at Evergreen Nursery we have a big selection of deciduous fruit trees ready for planting. If you’ve considered planting fruit trees, you’ve probably heard the term “chill hours” being tossed about. You know it has...
January 29, 2019
February in Your Garden Work in the Garden – Prepare your soil this month by working in planter mix and mulch as deeply as you can. If you’re starting a new garden, money spent on a half day’s rototiller rental will be well...
January 25, 2019
Rarely are home improvement projects as easy as choosing an item and bringing it home. Furniture might need assembly or fabric protection, appliances need proper installation, and electronics usually require intricate...
January 8, 2019
Now that the holidays are behind us and we’ve had some clear weather, hopefully you’ve had the chance to get back out in your garden. Perhaps you’ve been preparing your beds to add some Winter Color to your landscape, or...
December 31, 2018
January in Your Garden Work in the Garden – Primary tasks this month include planning your spring garden and major pruning of dormant fruit and shade trees, vines and rose bushes. Proper pruning will help control and redirect...
December 12, 2018
Plants Make Great Gifts Christmas is a couple of weeks away. You probably have a few people still on your shopping list and just can’t quite decide what to get them. We at Evergreen Nursery would like to remind you that plants...
November 30, 2018
December in your Garden •    Bedding Plants – Plant Calendulas, Cyclamen, Dianthus, Pansies, Iceland Poppies, Primrose, Stock and Snapdragon.  Some late winter blooming plants to include are Begonia, Columbine, Lobelia, and...
November 21, 2018
Should you purchase a live or cut tree for the holidays, and what are your environmentally friendly options once the Christmas season is over? Nothing will put you in the holiday spirit faster than visiting your neighborhood...
October 26, 2018
November in Your Garden Planting or Transplanting – Most hardy evergreen shrubs including Azalea, Camellias, and Roses can be successfully transplanted now through February.  Leave as much of the original root ball as possible. ...
October 17, 2018
To curb expenses and be more water-wise in landscaping choices, many homeowners are looking for alternatives to grass lawns. Here at Evergreen Nursery, we have a variety of perennial green groundcovers to choose as an...
September 27, 2018
October in Your Garden... Work in the Garden – Prepare for winter by picking up debris such as fallen fruit and leaves.  When the rains start, debris becomes a home to a host of garden pests, particularly snails and slugs.  In...
September 12, 2018
In garden design, repetition is important for adding unity and flow to your landscape. Without it a landscape looks unnatural and disordered. So, how can you use repetition to steer your garden away from chaos and towards a...

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