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

Yes, believe it or not, it's time to think about fruit trees already! Ken brings all the info you need in today's column.

The Secrets of Successful Wildflowers

It's time to sow your wildflowers as a preparation for a lovely spring!
It's time to prune those trees, shrubs, hedges and roses. Ken Lain offers the precise information you need!

2010 Garden Resolutions

Even gardeners can use a few good resolutions. Ken Lain, the Garden Guy shares some of his.

Christmas Gifts for the Gardener

Wondering what to buy your favorite gardener for Christmas? Ken Lain offers a few suggestions.
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!