The first day of spring falls on March 20 this year, but the balmy winter has many of us itching to get in the garden. Are you confused about when to plant your perennials? Or trying to start an edible garden? Wondering how to maintain your garden while keeping your water use down? We'll get answers and advice from a panel of local gardening experts.
Spring Gardening Tips for the Bay Area
Kathleen Brenzel, garden editor for Sunset Magazine
Flora Grubb, co-owner of Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco
Patricia St. John, owner of St. John Landscapes in Berkeley and teacher in the Landscape Horticulture Department at Merritt College in Oakland