Episode 118: 2024 Gardening Trends (you can do it!)

You want to know what is really trending in the gardening world? Gardens. Specifically, your garden. Being a little wild, trying something different, trying anything – that is what gardening gurus are encouraging. And so are we. Justin and Erin discuss how to...

Episode 117: Maple Trees

Maple trees are not the basic bobs of the garden – there are more than 150 varieties worldwide and here in the PNW they are majestic pops of color in the fall, reliable shade havens in the summer and a lovely addition to your yard because they come in sizes,...
Episode 116: Tomato Troubles

Episode 116: Tomato Troubles

Cold and wet are not ideal conditions for growing tomatoes and that was the hand we were dealt this spring. As it is finally starting to warm up, we diagnose a few common tomato problems and help you move forward to juicy, abundant tomato success. Listen to "116:...
Episode 115: Questions from the Floor

Episode 115: Questions from the Floor

All day, every day, we are inundated with questions from customers. We have great plants, we have great people and it makes sense that folks come here seeking answers about the former from the latter. With the help of a few of their co-workers, Erin and Justin share...
Episode 114: Hydrangeas are Happening.

Episode 114: Hydrangeas are Happening.

Hydrangeas are happy in the Northwest … their blooms are showy and vibrant. The variety is at its best right now at Valley. Justin and Erin chat about how to make them thrive in your landscape with tips on watering, fertilizing and placement. They even dabble in...

Episode 113: What Now? May

The warm wonderful days we have been waiting for are finally here! What are you supposed to be doing in the garden right now? Duh! Everything! We have the tips on what to prioritize and how to keep things looking incredible as you bring them home and add them to your...