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
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.
Why Flowers Die & How to Keep Them Alive
Tree Type Helps Determine Best Time for Planting. How to plant shade trees and evergreens. Watters' Spring Open House, March 16 -18, with tree planting demonstrations all weekend.
Asphalt and concrete microclimates where grass and weeds can grow. How to kill weeds permanently. Must-do garden tasks for March. Watters Spring Open House March 16-18.
Protect your gardens from freezing temperatures.
Let’s take the mystery out of pruning a large climbing rose.