Lunchbox Gardens and Cool Season Veggies

Plant your own lunchbox garden that can be sent off to school in reusable stainless steel, plastic or glass storage containers for meals that are healthy for your kids and the planet.

Late summer crops that can last through November, if the weather holds:

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Growing California Plants: 6 Varieties that Will Thrive

When looking at plants online, you may think you can go to your local nursery and get whatever you want and have gorgeous blooming flowers. However, did you know that not all species are meant to grow in our California climate?

Here are six California plants that...

Understanding Bees and How to Attract Them in Your Garden

Bees. The buzzing, flying yellow bugs that many of us run away from and hope we don’t get stung. But what would happen if bees disappeared? How bad would things really be?   If you want to know more about the bees and their value to our...

Indoor Gardening Tips: What You Need to Know

If you love gardening, but don’t have your own backyard or front yard, chances are you’ve tried indoor gardening.  

This can be tricky, considering you don’t have the natural outdoor sunshine and earth dirt to rely on. If you want to make your home as luscious as it ...

Shop Local: 5 Reasons Why It's Important

There are many big box stores that you can stop at to buy a gallon of milk, get a pair of jeans and even pick up a potted plant. While getting everything at once may sound appealing, we encourage you to consider buying local.   SummerWinds Nursery...