Mid City Nursery

Welcome to the Garden Tips & Care Guides Page.
This page has been created to give quick, easy access to some of our most common handouts. We hope you find this information helpful. The recommendations are based on our region in Northern California, specifically Napa and Solano County.

Azalea, Camellia, and Rhododendron Care Guide
Tips on how to succesfully grow azaleas, camellias, Rhododendrons, Gardenias, & Hydrangeas.

Attracting Butterflies in the Garden
A list of plants that will help promote butterflies in your garden.

Blueberries Care Guide
Tips on planting and raising blueberries.

Bonsai Care Guide
Tips on caring for and maintaining bonsais.

Citrus Care Guide
Tips on how to successfully grow citrus in our area.

Common Herbs and Their Uses
A list of herbs with their common uses.

Drought Tolerant Plants
A list of plants that require less water and care.

Fruit Tree Care Guide
A quick guide on how to keep your fruit trees healthy and productive.

Growing Fruit Trees in Containers
Some things you might need to go when growing fruit trees in containers.

Houseplant Guide
Tips on how to successfully grow your house plants.

Keeping Worms Out of Your Apples
Tips on how to eliminate the codling moth and keep your apples worm free.

Lawn Care & Maintenance Guide
This care guide discusses fertilizing tips as well as other things to do to maintain a healthy lawn.

Lawn Preparation and Planting Guide
This care guide covers the basics on how to prepare your ground to plant lawn from seed or from sod.

Orchid Care Guide
Tips on how to successfully grow orchids.

Plant Care Guide
A general care guide for keeping your shrubs, trees, and flowers healthy.

Planting Guide
A guideline on how to plant most shrubs and trees.

Protecting Plants From Frost
Tips on how to minimize frost damage.

Rose Care Guide
Tips on how to maintain beautiful roses.

Vegetable Planting Guide
Tips on how to prepare your soil and grow vegetables.

What and When to Plant Vegetable Guide
A quick reference guide that shows what can be planted when.

Water-Wise Tips
Some tips to help save water and strengthen your plants.

What and When to Plant Flower Guide
A quick reference guide that shows when to plant certain types of flowers.