Sonoma County Landscaping Experts for Residential & Commercial

February Gardening Tips

  • Irrigation system startup and inspection
  • Inspect and service lawn and garden equipment
  • Sharpen blades and tools
  • Cut back all deciduous ornamental grasses
  • Clean/rake out evergreen ornamental grasses
  • Pick up and remove spent Camellia Blossoms and blemished (brown) blooms on plant
  • Dead head (cut off spent flowers) winter flowering bulbs and plants as needed
  • Fertilize Roses
  • Final spray of peaches, nectarines (before blooms open)
  • See All of Our Gardening Tips

Follow Along

Our Follow Us Through a Project page tracks our progress on an ongoing landscape design. Ample photos show all facets of a Gardenworks' creation in the making.

Garden Blog

Butterfly Garden

Nothing heralds the gardening season more than the appearance of butterflies visiting flowers. The color of their wings rival and sometimes surpass the flowers themselves. Little brings more enjoyment to a gardener than the site of gossamer wings amongst the petals.Current trends in California favor a more sustainable and natural landscaping approach, one that keeps our watershed and water quality foremost in mind. This trend works well for creation of butterfly gardens and the use of horticultural techniques to raise, attract and feed butterfly species and their progeny. [...] Read More

Drought Resources

Every service Gardenworks offers includes water conservation measures. With Northern California once again experiencing serious drought conditions, we've compiled useful drought resources to add to our Water Conservation, Water Management, and Sustainability pages to help you and your garden survive and potentially thrive. [...] Read More


Water Management Certification Program EPA WaterSense Partner QWEL certified Water Efficient Landscaper CLIA (Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor)

Fan Mail

“The yard looked gorgeous for the wedding! We overheard and received many compliments that evening. It was fun! Thank you so much!” - Sharon