Facebook LinkedIn Email Pinterest Twitter Instagram YouTube Icon Navigation Search Icon Main Search Icon Video Play Icon Audio Play Icon Headphones Icon Plus Icon Minus Icon Check Icon Print Icon Note Icon Heart Icon Filled Heart Icon Single Arrow Icon Double Arrow Icon Hamburger Icon TV Icon Close Icon Sorted Hamburger/Search Icon

Northern California Regional Reports

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Gardening Gift Ideas 2019 for Northern California Gardeners

    With the holidays fast approaching, your search for the perfect gift for that favorite gardener in your life begins. Need a little inspiration? Here are a few suggestions.   Felco…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Growing Citrus in Northern California

    With glossy evergreen leaves, fragrant spring flowers, and bountiful yields of delicious, vitamin-rich fruit, a citrus tree (Citrus spp. and cvs., Zones 9–11) can be a high-value, highly attractive addition…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Northern California: November Garden To-Do List

    Scatter seeds for California poppies (Eschscholzia californica, Zones 6–10) before the winter rains set in. Clean up fallen leaves and debris from around fruit trees. Mulch the bases of fruit…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Shade-Tolerant Flowering Climbers

    A beautiful vine adds visual vertical interest to the landscape. It can be used to dress up uninspiring fences and walls, hide unsightly views, or adorn a trellis, obelisk, or…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Australian Easy-Care Shrubs

    Shrubs are versatile woody plants that fill the middle ground between a landscape's taller trees and its lower-growing perennials and ornamental grasses. As such, they are often considered to be…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Northern California: October Garden To-Do List

    Plant garlic for overwintering and harvesting the following summer. Plant new trees, shrubs, vines, spring-blooming bulbs, and perennials. Fall and winter rains in Northern California ensure deep-rooted, well-established plants the…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    English Roses Built for Northern California

    David Austin was a renowned, highly respected British rosarian dedicated to breeding a remarkable collection of vigorous, healthy, gorgeous roses of character and distinction. He blended the charm and fragrance…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Northern California: September Garden To-Do List

    Plant sweet pea (Lathurus odoratus, annual) seeds now for abundant, deliciously fragrant bouquets next spring! Keep harvesting your summer vegetables, and start canning! Check your end-of-summer irrigation needs, and feed…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Planting the Perfect Fall and Winter Veggie Garden

    Compared to growing a summer vegetable garden and all it entails (watering, weeding, fighting summer pests and heat-related fungal problems), growing a fall and winter garden in Northern California is…

  • Northern California Regional Reports

    Drought-Tolerant Ornamental Grasses

    Ornamental grasses come in different heights, habits, forms, and colors—from low-growing, tidy tufts and arching mid-height mounds to tall, towering, back-of-the-border beauties. They differ in light, soil, water, and care…