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Ken Lain - The Mountain Gardener

A Healthy Evergreen Anyone Can Grow – Ken Lain

Photo: Garden Sanders has over 69 different herbs in the gardens, Rosemary is a favorite. Its Latin name, Rosmarinus officinalis, means ‘dew of the sea,’ most associated with healthy Mediterranean cooking. Imagine tumbling Rosemary growing over a wall and spreading across a desert rock lawn. Ideally, this rugged mountain gem is planted over garden walls,

Ken Lain - The Mountain Gardener

9 Garden Tasks for Better Gardens this Spring – Ken Lain

Spring weather signals the start of specific gardening tasks essential to maintaining a vital, healthy garden. I’m a list type of gardener, and the following is my springtime procedural list in order of personal priority. Hope it helps you and your gardens. #1 – Finish pruning everything in the yard, including roses, fruit trees, and

Ken Lain - The Mountain Gardener

What Houseplants are Saying when Leaves Curl

Reporters from three different states called last week asking how Watters Garden Center has done so much for the community through COVID? The discussion comes up often at family dinners, and a theme emerges. As a garden retailer, we share much with everyone, even those that may not be aware. A garden center is more