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Tips for Growing a Contest-Winning Tomato!

Plant in your southernmost, sunniest exposure where the tomato plant will receive eight hours of bright sunlight. Factoid: Tomatoes planted in full sunlight have higher levels of Vitamin C. Amend your soil with compost or very-well composted manure. Tomatoes do … Continue reading

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Landscaping suggestions from Joe…

Joe Russ, co-owner of Sundown Gardens, offers a few suggestions for updating and managing your landscape this season. Meet with an experienced designer to plan and budget. Want a landscaping update this season? Think through your ideas and then share … Continue reading

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Care guidelines for customers

It’s spring!! And that means homeowners are preparing and up keeping their properties with new seed, new plantings and more. Sundown Gardens experts have guidelines to help you grow beautiful trees, shrubs, landscapes and lawns. Download them now. Feel free … Continue reading

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Open House at Sundown this Saturday, April 28

We’re busy getting ready for our annual open house coming up this Saturday. It’s a great way to kick off the gardening season. We’ll fire up our barbeque in Sundown’s outdoor kitchen and have free food to eat while you … Continue reading

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Tips for fertilizing and watering new trees and shrubs

April is a great time to plant new trees and shrubs. Be sure to protect these investments with proper fertilizing treatments and watering. During installation a slow release, starter fertilizer, such as Fertilome Start-n-Grow, should be mixed with the back-fill … Continue reading

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April is the time to reseed. Here are tips from the experts.

Need to rejuvenate your lawn? April is the time to  reseed. Here are a few tips from our experts before you start. This Sundown Gardens You Tube video featuring our own expert Nelson Scharadin provides great information about quality grass seed … Continue reading

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Spring is here and we’re ready for you at Sundown Gardens.

As your thinking about what you can and should do to your lawn, landscape and garden this year, call us. We’re here to help whether you’re a DIYer or looking for Private GardenerTM services where we manage and maintain your … Continue reading

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Keep checking here for gardening tips and ideas

Coffee drinking gardeners rejoice! Coffee grounds are an excellent soil amendment for our local soils. Coffee grounds provide generous amounts phosphorous, potassium, magnesium and copper, and release nitrogen into the soil as they degrade. Plus, they are slightly acidic!  That’s … Continue reading

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