Ken Lain the Mountain Gardener, is attracted to sunshine, beauty, happiness, success and health through gardening, and wishes to point the way to others. Throughout the week Ken can be found at Watters Garden Center located at 1815 W. Iron Springs Rd, Prescott, or contacted through his web site at www.wattersgardencenter.com
Want a foolhardy garden? This column is for you.
Firewise Landscaping – Beautiful AND Safe
Stop wasting money on plants that animals find tasty. Easy to grow rabbit- and deer-proof flowers.
It's the season for royalty! Invite the Monarchs to your garden.
It’s a list of the best mountain roses.
How to grow peppers in the garden. 12 peppers that grow best in Prescott. Guinness World Records' hottest pepper. Peppers rated on Scoville Scale.
Release ladybugs in your garden for all-natural pest control.
How to grow peonies, long-favored, long-lived blooming perennials. Peonies mean colorful, fragrant, permanent flowers.
The last possible date for frost in Arizona. How to protect plants from cold nights. Possible freeze and frost warnings and what they mean for the garden. When to start spring planting. Free gardening classes at Watters Garden Center.