Vicki's Garden Tips

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.
Avoid wives tales and bad information Here is how you can use your favorite search engine to find good better best answers to your burning questions.
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!
GardenTronic
July 30, 2019, 5:44 p.m.
Garden trains and gardens, making it all work.
GardenTronic
June 16, 2019, 5:15 p.m.
Private Gardens tour-- you are invited into the backyards, courtyards and even get to visit with the homeowner!
GardenTronic
June 13, 2019, 1:08 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to peek into someone's backyard? The Idaho Botanical Garden- Private Gardens Tour is your chance!
GardenTronic
June 1, 2019, 5:24 p.m.
Road trip! Discoveries new nurseries and finding lots of people who love plants.
GardenTronic
May 31, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Looking for new and interesting places to buy plants? Try these small nurseries.