Pruner Care

Pruner Care

by Allison Starcher A good pair of pruners is beloved by gardeners, treasured like a chef’s favorite knife. Sharp enough to do harm but in skilled hands, a precise tool. Sometimes referred to by their French name, secateurs, pruners have a spring that holds the...

Raised Vegetable Bed 101

Raised Vegetable Bed 101

Grow Your Own Food How to build and fill a raised garden bed   Riding out the pandemic, safe at home, has changed my relationship with my environment and with food. I’m cooking more and spending lots of time in my yard! Having a continuously productive fruit and...

Organic Gardening 101 with Dr. Earth

Organic Gardening 101 with Dr. Earth

Join us Saturday, January 16th at 11:00 am for a virtual gardening class about the basics of organic gardening, what makes it organic, and how Dr. Earth products work.  The workshop will be taught by industry expert Oscar Fortis. A Southern California native and avid...

It Starts With a Seed

Gardening, even in temperate Southern California is guided by the calendar. Each seasonal phase brings the promise of new beginnings and the letting go of past glories. The transition from 2020 to 2021 feels like a jail sentence drawing to an end, a culmination, a new...

2020 Holiday Decorating Contest

2020 Holiday Decorating Contest

One of our favorite things about December is the unique and creative ways everyone decorates for the holidays. Show off how you’ve styled your space for the season and enter for a chance to win a $100 giftcard to any of our five store locations. Contest Rules &...

RSVP For The Smart Pot Virtual Gardening Class

RSVP For The Smart Pot Virtual Gardening Class

Thank you for taking interest in our first ever virtual gardening class! We are very excited to have Eric Olsen from Smart Pot joining us to teach this class on raised bed and container gardening. Regardless of the kind of space you have — home or apartment — you can...

2020 Fall Decorating Contest Winners

2020 Fall Decorating Contest Winners

Congratulations 2020 Fall Decorating Contest Winners! 1st Place -    Gracy Peña 2nd Place -   Frank Keith T-3rd Place - Diane Elander T-3rd Place - Suzanne Etienne Congratulations to our winners! A member of Anawalt's team will be reaching out to each of you to...

Fall Decorating Ideas

Written by: Kate, Marketing Department and lover of all things Fall  If the October beverage menu at Starbucks tells us anything, it’s that people LOVE the fall. I have no shame in admitting I am very much one of those people. Give me all the pumpkin spice beverages...

Preparing Your Garden for Fall

August is the ideal month to plan your fall garden. While we’re able to grow vegetables year round here in Southern California, there is still some basic garden maintenance that needs to take place to get the most out of your plants. Below you will find our essential...