Vicki's Garden Tips

Jenni
March 30, 2021, 7:01 p.m.
The basic rule is when the start has its first set of true leaves it is ready to be moved from the “seed starting greenhouse” and be placed into its own container.
Jenni
March 17, 2021, 9:21 a.m.
Something to know about me, I am cheap. Cheap, cheap, cheap, cheap…. cheap. And, I love to recycle anything I can
Jenni
Feb. 22, 2021, 7:07 p.m.
Guest blogger- Jenni talks about her rabbits and the benefits they provide to her garden
GardenTronic
July 9, 2020, 3:53 p.m.
Carrots are biennial, leave one in the ground for next years seeds.
GardenTronic
March 4, 2020, 11:55 a.m.
Here is how to get into the Boise Flower and Garden Show at Half Price!
GardenTronic
Feb. 18, 2020, 10:56 a.m.
Many trees cannot tolerate our climate in SW Idaho, plant the trees that can!
GardenTronic
Feb. 14, 2020, 3:31 p.m.
Add interest, color, focus to your garden. Make your garden unique to express your personality.
GardenTronic
Feb. 11, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
You can download the entire Master Gardener handbook here! Free!
GardenTronic
Jan. 27, 2020, 9:23 p.m.
Why plant native plants? The benefits are many!
GardenTronic
Dec. 6, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
Idaho Firewise- protect your home from wildfires with Firewise plantings.
GardenTronic
Dec. 6, 2019, 12:51 p.m.
"Pollinators are critical to the survival of all life on earth. All pollinators are declining and many gardens, both large and small, are needed to help reverse their decline."
GardenTronic
Oct. 27, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
It's amazing how many pollinators are still hard at work in late October. Look at these pics! Can you help me ID them?
GardenTronic
Oct. 17, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Planting trees does not have to be difficult, here are a few tips.
GardenTronic
Oct. 14, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
A hike with the Idaho Native Plant Society
GardenTronic
Sept. 30, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
New property? or new to gardening? Here are 10 steps towards helping you to build your dream garden
GardenTronic
Sept. 29, 2019, 2:33 p.m.
Plant bulbs now for bright color in the spring. There are a lot of choices!
GardenTronic
Sept. 23, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
Tulip bulbs, look for the best grade!
GardenTronic
Sept. 9, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
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GardenTronic
Aug. 5, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
Some perennials just can't take the heat! But then, some can. Find out the perennials that shine in July and August
GardenTronic
July 31, 2019, 4:53 p.m.
See which perennials look vibrant in the middle of summer and which ones can't take the heat!