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20 Cities in 20 Days: Paradise Valley's business secrets PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Paradise Valley is best known for its expensive fancy homes and celebrities who live there but it also has a lot of rich history that dates back before that became the city's reputation. "We manufacture...

Just like us; during the hot temperatures, plants need extra water.  When windy conditions occur, like monsoon season, water evaporates faster and plants should be monitored to make sure they are getting enough water. New plants need more water to allow their root system to grow. ...

High heat information for hot summer areas With the arrival of summer as well as its heat, the rules of gardening need to change. Some plants, like succulents do well in the heat because of their ability to store water. Aloe Vera is an example of...

It’s that time of year again, planting season!  Here are a few tips to help with what is the best time to plant of few of your favorite vegetables and when it is best to harvest them: Beans -   Delicious green beans should be...

Spring in the Phoenix area is not the same as spring in different parts of the country. Here are a few tips to guarantee your garden flourishes through spring and summer months. With any frost behind us now is a good time to plant seeds. Choose...

Our weather in “the valley of the sun” is quite different from the rest of the country.  We have two main growing seasons.  The first is mid-February until the end of May and the second is September to mid-November. January is really considered the only winter month in the Phoenix area. As a result, care for your existing plants, shrubs and trees require little maintenance except to spray your dormant shrubs with water, prune your roses and deciduous trees (which are trees that lose their leaves seasonally, a tree that is shedding its leaves) and watch out for freeze warnings.

Protect your home garden and a great time to plant

With Monsoon season upon us, generally lasting from June 15th to September 30th, the Phoenix area may get a break from the high temperatures, but with monsoon weather you can expect thick humidity, lots of lightening, thunder, rain and wind as well as the occasional “haboob”; a thick sandstorm created by the dust and sand that exists in our desert area.

Fertilizing Tips for Arizona Plants Fertilizing is an essential part of gardening in keeping your plants and trees healthy and making sure they get all the nutrients they need to stimulate their growth. Mixed fertilizers contain three main ingredients that are like multi-vitamins for your plants: K...

Father's Day 2016 This Father's Day, give a gift that gives back. Visit the Green Goddess Today! ...

When shopping for the many different types of plants available at Green Goddess, with their many beautiful and colorful flowers; the tag on each plant usually specifies if they are annuals, perennials or biannual. If you are not familiar with these terms or just curious as...