It’s Citrus Feeding Time

So, if you’re a regular visitor to this blog and Rillito Nursery & Garden Center you know that this is the time of year when you what?

Of course, feed your citrus plants. It’s round three for the season.

Valentines Day, Memorial Weekend and Labor Day Weekend.

They are easy-to-remember dates for all things citrus. If you don’t have the food for it, well, of course, we’ve got it.

And if you have any questions just come on by at the corner of La Cholla and Orange Grove. We have all your answers.



Filed under: News — by Katie @ 11:37 pm on August 31, 2013

Join us for our annual Vegetable Seminar

It’s that time of year again — the annual Vegetable Gardening Seminar at Rillito Nursery & Garden Center.

It’s Aug. 24 from 9 to 10 a.m. , and will be led by yard supervisor Chelsea Ginn.

It’s always one of our more popular seminars of the year. You’ll learn plenty, including:

  • Choosing between fruits and vegetables
  • Growing a raised bed or container garden
  • Preparing a garden
  • Planting to harvest
  • Planting for warm & cold season crops
  • Knowing the right amount of water, soil and fertilization
  • Pest management

It’s an away for information that’ll benefit any novice or veteran gardener. Ask questions because we have the answers. And stick around afterward because we’ll have a vegetable-tasting get together right after.

Filed under: News — by Katie @ 6:40 pm on August 11, 2013