Stories from Home And Garden
Home and garden events around Sonoma County
Upcoming events include a workshop on tips for seniors on gardening, water-saving ideas and more.
Saving seeds for next year’s garden
Taking a few minutes to collect seeds, dry them and store them for next season is a gift to yourself for next spring.
The art of bonsai, as practiced in Sonoma County
There is a forest of trees on Ivan Lukrich’s front deck. Elms, maples, junipers, olives, pomegranates, oaks — even mighty redwoods.
Homegrown: Gardening in a dry autumn
Here are a few solutions to protect trees and shrubs from excessive stress or possible loss during drought conditions.
Bringing the bar to the backyard
Locals share how they’ve brought the party outside with their very own libation lounge in the backyard of their homes.
Garden Doctors: Drying Mophead hydrangeas
Geri H. of Santa Rosa asks: How do you go about drying Mophead hydrangeas?
Home and garden events
Upcoming events include the Hall of Flowers plant sale, all about drip irrigation and more.
Take a trip back in time at historic Glen Ellen ranch
Glen Oaks Ranch, one of Sonoma Valley’s oldest homes, offers a stunning view of early California.