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Happy New Year! Time to Renew?

"Anyone who thinks that gardening begins in the spring and ends in the fall is missing the best part...Gardening begins in January, with a dream" - Josephine NeuseIt’s a brand new year, and time for a new approach as you walk around your garden. Looking...

Gifts for Your Garden

Aah winter—when the pace of work in the garden slows to a walk, instead of the spring and summer race between the gardener and the weeds! Or deadheading! Or pruning! Or several other commanding needs.Now is the opportunity to think about the garden...

High Desert Gardening

One of the things those of us who arrange the Corrales Garden Tour each year understand is that gardening in the high desert is not always easy. Corrales has two distinct ecosystems. the Bosque and the sand hills and each has it’s own issues,...

Gardens Host Plein Air Artists for 2018 Tour

The Plein Air (painting outdoors) Painters are back this year at the Corrales Garden Tour on June 3, 2018 from 9 am-4pm! Watch them paint in this year’s featured gardens, or during the month of May, you may have even spotted them painting throughout Corrales. All...

Garden Tips: Staying Alive – Staying Alive

by Great Outdoors Nursery A frequently asked question here in the nursery is "How do I keep (enter plant name) alive in my horrible soil, this unbearable wind, and this unpredictable weather?"  Many times the answer requires a game of 20 questions.  The first answer...