Cal Blend Soils

December 28, 2018
Coconut Husks for Gardeing

Benefits of Using Coconut Husks in Your Garden

Choosing a Growing Medium As a gardener, you know that you can’t simply put a plant in the ground and expect it to thrive. Specialized planting soil, topsoil, and ground cover can all be used in combination to help your garden grow. When it comes to choosing planting mediums for your garden, there are many […]
December 27, 2018
california native plant garden

Why You Should Use More Native Plants in Your Landscape

Here in California, we have many beautiful plants that are native to the area. Even so, many homeowners don’t take advantage of all the native plants available to them. Using an array of native plants around your home will not only add to the beauty of your yard, but it can also be very beneficial. […]
December 27, 2018
get rid of gophers

How to Keep Gophers Out of Your Yard

If you’ve ever had a problem with gophers in your yard, you know what a pest they can be. Not only can they destroy your precious plants, but they create unsightly holes and dirt mounts throughout your landscape. Although they are small, even a single gopher in your yard can make a big impact. Gophers […]
December 27, 2018
composting tips

Don’t Make These Composting Mistakes

Are you ready to start composting at your home? Great! Compositing is not only good for the environment, but it also produces great nutrient dense food for your garden. The good news is that composting isn’t terribly difficult. In fact, it’s pretty hard to ruin your compost. Essentially you just need to be mindful that […]