Category Archives: How-To

How To Properly Care For Tomato Plants With Cal Wright, Green Thumb Nursery Garden Expert

Spring is just around the corner and March is the perfect time to work in the garden.  The experts here in Green Thumb Canoga Park say tomatoes are the perfect plant with easy maintenance and a tasty payoff.   Cal Wright shows his tips on how to plant a celebrity tomato.  We’re planting our tomato in […]

Planting A Butterfly Garden: Ultimate Green Thumb Guide

Planting a butterfly garden can be a rewarding and fun way to bring life into your yard.  You can start your own butterfly garden even if you only have enough space for a couple planters.  You can also plant an epic butterfly haven that will attract all sorts of different pollinators from near and far.  […]

Kill Weeds Naturally

Here’s a helpful quick tip for killing weeds without the use of harmful chemicals:  Killing weeds naturally has always been a challenge for those that want to be earth-friendly, but most don’t know that there is a really simple solution!  Weeds need to be hydrated with water just like our favorite perennials, annuals and water wise […]

How To Plant a Cocktail Herb Garden

How To Plant a Cocktail Herb Garden A cocktail herb garden helps provide easily accessible drink garnishes, fresh cooking ingredients and makes for a gorgeous addition to your patio!  You’ll be surprised how easily it is to grow your own herb garden perfect for cocktails and we’re going to give you the run down. Materials Container […]

How to Get Rid of Spider Mites Organically

Spider mites can cause massive damage to many indoor and outdoor plants, learning how to get rid of spider mites organically is very important to keeping your plants healthy and happy.  Learn more about spider mites, the damage they cause and how to get rid of them organically.

Why You Should Have a Spiral Herb Garden California

California homes, whether they are in Orange County, Los Angeles County or San Diego County are often are limited in backyard space, and what better way to make the most out of that space than to build a vertical herb garden!  Our favorite permeable vertical garden are spiral herb gardens because they allow you to […]