Vicki's Garden Tips

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.
Gardens change daily and as the heat sets in, its interesting to see which perennials still 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.
No need to be a "nosy Nancy" when you buy a ticket to the Idaho Botanical Gardens-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 peak 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.
GardenTronic
May 20, 2019, 3:12 p.m.
I have flats of plants to get into the ground and I'm not going to use a shovel any more!
GardenTronic
April 22, 2019, 12:13 p.m.
Preparation for a season of blooms at the Orton Botanical Garden. Weeding, trimming, pruning.
GardenTronic
April 12, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
Overwhelmed when you visit a nursery? Do you shop without a plan? Here are a few tips to help!
GardenTronic
April 11, 2019, 7:11 p.m.
Today, I took the temperature of the earth, find out the soil temperatures in my garden, SW Boise
GardenTronic
April 8, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
A garden view from your favorite window can be a wonderful distraction from the drudgery of household chores.
GardenTronic
April 3, 2019, 2:32 p.m.
Once a year, local garden clubs and Master Gardeners host plant sales around the Treasure Valley. Find out when and where you can get a great deal on locally grown plants.