John & Bob's Blog

The Janzen Rose Garden is Infused with Life, Thanks to John & Bob’s!

Roses are just coming into bloom, all over the west coast, and it’s time to make sure they stay taken care of throughout the blooming season! Roses have a history of being fussy, sensitive and heavily dependent on specialized fertilizers and pesticides. But, we have discovered that those methods are not always necessary to have success with roses. Roses respond tremendously to our organic soil amendments and the concept of using complex soil life to feed plants and protect them against pests and disease.   Articles appearing in the publication of the American Rose Society have recommended using our OPTIMIZE (an organic humus amendment) and NOURISH-Biosol (an organic fertilizer) on all types of roses. The author, Master Rosarian and Consulting Rosarian Jack Schoultz, is a big fan of those two products for his roses. I am still working to convince him of the additional merits of Read More

New Pest & Disease Control products from John & Bob's!

Spring is upon us and it’s time to begin another glorious gardening season. This means it is time to start seeds, get plants in the ground and work on the soil. If you have not yet applied John & Bob’s Soil Solutions to your garden this spring, it’s not too late! Order online today to jump start soil life and nourish your plants. Spring also means that many pests return and can wreak havoc on your precious garden plants, whether they are vegetables, fruit trees, ornamentals or flowers. Our Soil Solutions can go a long way towards helping to ward off and crowd out harmful pests and diseases. When abundant soil life is present, there is less room for harmful pathogens and insects to thrive. However, infestations do occasionally still happen. And for those times, we have developed three new products to help. They work with the soil to increase...
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