Ken-do Attitude

Hands off that Christmas cactus!

When the flowers on Christmas cactus fade, pinch off the blooms and begin a five-week dormant cycle. Do not touch the plant for five full weeks — meaning no water and no fertilizer. In the second week of February, begin bi-weekly feedings of Jack’s Classic 20-20-20,...

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Garden chores don’t stop for cold

By Ken Morgan Try to keep your holiday cactus in the coolest possible room. This will help delay the opening of the buds until Christmas. Always feed your plant with Super Bloom when watering while the plant is flowering. • Keep leaves raked-up on your lawn and...

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Plants need water for dormancy

by Ken Morgan As the drought conditions continue, continue once-weekly soakings of all trees and shrubs. Remember, plants need 1 inch of rain weekly, especially now that they are preparing to go dormant. WEEK ONE 1. For all evergreens, camellias, rhododendron,...

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Upcoming Events

  1. The 
Caprichos
 Goya 
and 
Lombardo

    February 1 @ 8:00 am - February 25 @ 5:00 pm
  2. The
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Emily 
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    February 1 @ 8:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm
  3. St.
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    February 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Monday
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    February 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  5. CBEC
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    February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm