Ken Lain, the Mountain Gardener

Ken Lain, the Mountain Gardener

Ken Lain is attracted to sunshine, beauty, happiness, success and health through gardening, and wishes to point the way to others. Throughout the week Ken can be found at Watters Garden Center located at 1815 W. Iron Springs Rd, Prescott, or contacted through his web site at www.wattersgardencenter.com

Winter is here, what shall we plant?

Picking the Perfect Christmas Tree

Bringing in a cut Christmas tree? Ken Lain offers tips to make sure it lasts through Christmas. Plus, bonus comments on the Chino Valley water issue.

The Fragrances of Christmas

Christmas is here, and with the season comes many opportunities to use your gardening knowledge and expertise.
Purchasing a living Christmas tree can be the highlight of your holiday decor.
Interested in a living tree? It's not that difficult to maintain during the holidays, and afterwards, it can enhance your landscape!
Ken Lain brings information on preparing your garden to withstand winter cold and come out with wonderful color in Spring. Also, an alert regarding proposed laws in Chino Valley.
Red leaves are on the way to Prescott. Ken Lain talks about fall planting tips and tricks.
Salvage some of your container plants by bringing them inside for the winter. Ken offers practical suggestions for a successful transition.

Dealing with Grubs and Delays

Ken discusses two challenges facing gardeners: timing and potential problems, such as grubs.
It's fall, and that means it's an ideal time for planting! Ken Lain gives you all the details on what to plant, and how to care for it.