June 6, 2023
As you plan your next vacation, take into consideration that your garden and houseplants will miss you! With that in mind, we've prepared a few vacation care tips… Read More
January 10, 2023
The first reaction after a frost is to get out into the garden and prune back any obviously damaged fronds, stems or branch tips. Stop! And… Read More
August 3, 2022
Be prepared for hot Bay Area weather with these tips:
The key to hot weather plant care is to irrigate early in the day, and deeply… Read More
May 7, 2022
As spring continues without much rain, it is incumbent upon all of us gardeners to do our best to conserve water through better irrigation practices, proper… Read More
March 5, 2021
All Sloat Garden Center locations are open for in-store shopping.
In accordance with CDC guidelines and California law, unvaccinated guests must still wear face coverings while in… Read More
January 19, 2021
Temperatures are going down this weekend! Now is the time to take action to protect your cold-tender plants.
At a minimum, you should check all of your… Read More
October 29, 2019
All Sloat Garden Center locations in Marin will be closed until power is restored.
Our Diablo Rd, Danville location will also be closed until power is restored… Read More
September 17, 2019
In our recently released Gardener’s Notebook, we inadvertently omitted some information regarding Equisetum in our Living Sculpture article. Equisetum should always be planted in a container… Read More
December 13, 2018
Sometimes, even with watering, some rain, spraying and covering, plants become damaged from frost.
A gardener's first reaction is to get out there and prune back any… Read More
December 14, 2017
Thank you for shopping with us the first weekend of December. Your support helped Sloat Garden Center donate $25,000 to the Sonoma Community Resilience Fund.
All the… Read More