Tag: gardening

Kevens Corner

Happy Holidays! Plant Holiday Color Poinsettias are great color for the holidays. They are a little frost tender, but with a lightweight cover on cold nights they usually do fine outside. Plant them in their original containers in your pots so it is easier to remove them after they have lost their appeal. But remember,…

Keven’s Corner – November 2014

Keven November is a great time to think ahead for the holidays and prepare your yard for the season. Just a little bit of work now will pay off when things get busy. Give Your Landscape a Bath Clean plants are happy, happy, happy. I use a quart sized hose end sprayer made by Gilmore…

Kevens Corner

Winter flower garden in southern Arizona

The list of to do’s for the desert September gardener can be rather involved. However, the results of your work will be apparent when the weather cools and your plants begin to shine. Weed control: Toward the end of September or the beginning of October I apply a pre-emergent to control the germination of weeds.…