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

An Announcement of Spring Feeding

Ahem! May I introduce you to Spring?
Watters Garden Center receives national award for being the Most Revolutionary Garden Center in the country.

Why We Need to Garden

Wondering why gardening is such an important part of our lives? Ken Lain talks about the benefits of gardening.

Pruning Roses Right

It's time to plant and prune roses - but don't be daunted. Ken Lain will guide you through the task at hand. Also includes audio.

Soil Prep for Spring Planting

Taking care of the basics is important in most of the things we do. And gardening is no different. Ken points out how the proper soil preparation can make or break your garden.
Yes, it's winter. But that doesn't mean your landscaping can't look beautiful.

The Joy of Living Accents in our Homes

Ken Lain brings you the tips to raising gorgeous houseplants.
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!

The Pruning Season Officially Starts

It's time to prune those trees, shrubs, hedges and roses. Ken Lain offers the precise information you need!