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Mulch

The Mountain Gardener | What’s Sheet Mulching

Boy, was I impressed. Not long ago I was at a garden to consult with a new client on some upgrades they envisioned for...
Mulch

The Mountain Gardener | Why Mulch

Mulch is not a very exciting subject, but it sure is important to the health and productivity of your garden. It’s great that everyone has...
Garden

The Mountain Gardener | Garden Inspiration at the Gamble Garden Tour

Looking at your yard and thinking “This year I’m finally going to make some changes and enjoy my garden more”? Take my advice: go...
Flowers

The Mountain Gardener | All About Fragrant Flowers

Is everything blooming now fragrant or is it just me? Does Mother Nature have a card up her sleeve to insure pollinators find nectar...
Garden

The Mountain Gardener | Spring is Busting Out All Over

Every spring when the dogwoods, lilac and wisteria bloom I get excited. Not having room myself for these beauties, I visit friends’ gardens often....
Garden

The Mountain Gardener | Things to Do on Earth Day 2024

If the partial eclipse had fallen on Earth Day, it would have been the perfect trifecta as Jupiter and Venus were also visible that...
Gardening plants soil

The Mountain Gardener | How the Health of Your Soil Affects...

“The spoil is made of butterfly wings, dinosaur teeth, pumpkin sees, lizard skins and fallen leaves. Put your hands in the soil and touch...
Garden flower bee

The Mountain Gardener | News You Can Use About Bees

A friend of mine lamented that she didn’t have many bees in her garden yet. I reassured her they are out and about and...
Garden bees

The Mountain Gardener | Bees in the Garden

You can hear them a long way before you see them. I’m talking about the hundreds of honey bees feasting on the nectar of...
Garden plants

The Mountain Gardener | Time Well Spent in the Garden

I’m so proud of myself. I write about all the important things to do in the early spring garden but often I don’t get...

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Big Basin Redwoods State Park

Big Basin Redwoods State Park launches summer shuttle service for weekends,...

Just in time for the busy Memorial Day holiday weekend, California State Parks and Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks have announced that access...