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Care for your lawn or garden without the guesswork with this helpful gardening advice and guides from Armstrong Garden Centers.
  • Strawberry Basil Lemonade

    Try this fresh from your garden twist on a summertime favorite. Add fresh Strawberries and Basil to your favorite Lemonade recipe for a sweet and refreshing drink.   Ingredients 2 Cups fresh Strawberries (stems removed and chopped coarsely) 1 Cup fresh Sweet Basil leaves 1 Cup freshly squeezed Lemon juice 8 Cups Water 2 tbsp granulated sugar   Instructions First [...] Read Full Article
  • Benefits of Growing Berries

  • Plant a Strawberry Jar

    Full Sun Project You can enjoy scrumptious strawberries at home in any size yard by growing them in containers. A strawberry jar is an especially fun way to grow strawberries. Strawberry jars have holes on the sides of the pot for plants in addition to the top. Start by pouring potting soil into [...] Read Full Article
  • Event- Lady Bug Weekend

    April 28-April 30 Free Lady Bugs all Weekend*! *with purchase, while supplies last Read Full Article
  • Class- Beneficial Bugs

    Saturday, April 29, 8am Beneficial insects are excellent garden helpers and now is the best time to introduce them into your garden. We'll show you which plants are best for maintaining these beneficiaries as well as what they do to help your garden flourish. Note: Classes not held at Irvine Outlet or [...] Read Full Article
  • Class- Organic Gardening

    Sunday, April 30, 9am Armstrong's the one-stop nursery for everything you'll need to start and maintain an organic garden. Our class will focus on building soil health and problem-solving using organic products and techniques. Note: Classes not held at Irvine Outlet or Morena. Read Full Article
  • Class- Rose Care

    Saturday, May 27th at 8am Act now to keep beautiful blooms coming all summer long. Armstrong experts will cover deadheading, feeding and general care for healthy roses. Note: Not available at Irvine Outlet or Morena locations Read Full Article
  • Class- Attracting Butterflies

    Saturday, June 3rd at 9am Provide a garden habitat for pollinators and you will get more flowers and larger harvests. Butterflies bring added beauty to your garden and help pollinate. Bring your backyard to life with their cheerful colors and beautiful motion. We can show you what works best for California. Note [...] Read Full Article
  • Hydroponics

    Harvest Veggies & Herbs from Your Kitchen Grow your own fresh veggies, herbs and more right in your kitchen! Choose from a hydroponics growing kit or indoor gardening station.   Getting Started Ready to grow indoors? Take time to consider where in your home you’d like to setup the garden, how big is that [...] Read Full Article
  • Begonia Big

    Begonia Big is about as easy, and as Big as it gets. The name really says it all: BIG color, BIG performance, and an even BIGger show in the landscape.  It performs so well, and has so much color throughout the summer, that they have quickly becom a favorite “go [...] Read Full Article
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