5801 Mother Lode Dr, Placerville California 95667

Nursery hours 9AM to 5:30PM Daily

(530) 626-3494 


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Sale ends 2/28/18


Welcome to the Front Yard Nursery! El Dorado County's largest, featuring drought tolerant, native, and edible plants and trees as well as solutions for pests and problems, and an array of Organic Products.

Get a jump on Spring! These are pretty even when naked. Come see them and pick out yours today!

To Do in Your Garden
Seminars & Classes
Product of the Month
in February
FREE Seminars & Events
Fruit Tree Fertilizer
  • Apply third and final dormant spray on fruit trees (just  before bud break) – this is the most important of the  three sprays.

  • Fertilize annuals and perennials with a low nitrogen starter fertilizer or rose & flower food.

  • Apply iron to yellowing Gardenias,Azaleas, other acid-loving plants, and Citrus.

  • Spread wood ashes lightly around  lilacs to benefit  growth and aid blooming.

  • Sow seeds indoors for spring planting later on.

  • Harvest winter veggies before they bolt (go to flower).

  • Turn under cover crops if you planted them.(See our handout for more info on cover crops.)

  • Prune roses, grapes and fruit trees as needed.

  Mar 10 & 12 ( Sat, Mon):
Bonsai Repotting Class
10:00am on both Saturday and Monday (rain or shine).Bring tools and trees from previous class if you have them. Wire and soil provided for $5.00. Pots, tools and plants also available at nursery to purchase.


Get your new fruit trees off to a great start! Now is the time to fertilize, new and established fruit trees. Warm weather will cause trees to break dormancy (early) so help them be ready!

 Basic application rate for G&B organic Fruit Tree is 1.5 Cups per 10 square feet.

In 4#, 20# and 50# bags.



Front Yard Nursery, Inc.
5801 Mother Lode Drive, Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-3494

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