Stories from Home And Garden

Visit a Russian River rose garden for Memorial Day, a plant sale in Calistoga and an open garden tour in Marin County.
Enlist soldier beetles to attack your aphids. These garden enemies can cause prune leaf curl and spread viruses to plants like nandina.
May is the peak floral bloom for roses. But did you know that loquats, quince, almonds, apples, strawberries and cherries are also members of the Rosecea family?
Maximize the peak gardening season by visiting a beautiful garden, stopping by a plant sale or taking in a workshop to hone your own gardening skills.
A Santa Rosa woman got a little much needed help around the house after winning a contest sponsored by a nationally syndicated TV show.
Looking for something to do with mom this weekend? Here are some garden-themed ideas.
Mourning cloaks and pipevine swallowtails are among the fluttering beauties you can spot in the North Bay.
Healdsburg is contemplating the mysterious appearance of 'fairy doors' throughout its downtown, tiny doors for tiny mythical creatures, complete with embellishments.
Inmates grow all the plants for the Sonoma County Jail Plant Nursery and Teaching Garden and May 5 it will open up to the public for a plant sale. It’s a great month to check out other plant sales, too.
Front-yard gardens have changed from tightly manicured to eco-friendly and useful. Get inspired by these upcoming garden tours.