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Garden Tip: Water Deeply

Garden Tip: Water Deeply

At this time of year, we are always reminded to water deeply. Established plants and their roots thrive on less frequent but deeper watering. Organic Gardening has more tips on watering. In addition, if you are gardening organically (and you are, right?), remember to keep your plants well fertilized. About every ten days should do it. ALSO NOTE: Our garlic bulbs are now available. … Read entire article »

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Good Earth

Good Earth

Did you know the Traces Garden is a great place to get all the soil amendments you need to improve the life of your plants and the vitality of your garden? Stop by 1432 South 1100 East in Salt Lake City for soils, amendments, and compost from Natural Guard, Harvest Plenty, Ocean Forest, Happy Frog, Black Gold and Oakdell. You … Read entire article »

Fresh Picked Garlic Is Coming at Traces Organic Garden

Fresh Picked Garlic Is Coming at Traces Organic Garden

Here at Traces Organic Garden we have been busy picking the first Siberian garlic bulbs as well as other varieties from the garden. While these bulbs will take two weeks to cure, we can already tell you they will be fantastic. Eating garlic regularly promotes good cholestrol levels, circulation, and the immune system. Did you know you can get all of the … Read entire article »

Ladybugs Are Good for Your Garden

Ladybugs Are Good for Your Garden

Edible Wasatch has a great article on insects beneficial to your garden. As has been previously noted, ” . . . A ladybug can consume up to 60 aphids per day, but will also eat a variety of other insects and larvae (including scales, mealy bugs, leaf hoppers, mites, and other types of soft-bodied insects) . . . ” At Traces … Read entire article »

Soil Amendments Help Your Garden Grow

Soil Amendments Help Your Garden Grow

Here we are in the middle of June. That’s a good time to think of amending your soil with enriching peat moss and compost. With the coming heat, your plants may feel stress. Help them out by creating a supporting environment with the generous use of soil amendments. Traces Garden is the place to get all the soil amendments you need … Read entire article »