Helpful High Desert Videos

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Welcome to Moana Grown! Here, you can get advice, tips and information in quick, easy-to-understand videos. You can meet our birding pros, floral designers and our plant experts. When we say expert, we mean it. High Desert certified nursery professionals, horticulturalists, arborists and master gardeners make up our Moana Nursery family. Pair them with more than 220 varieties of trees and shrubs designed to thrive in our climate and your landscape has never been in better hands.

Here are some of our most helpful videos:

How to Plant a Tree - Lisa provides a high desert "how to" - our newest video.

Attracting Wild Birds - Carmel explains the basics for attracting birds to your backyard.

Irrigation On/Off Video - Two helpful videos and an instruction page. 

Composting - Get Started - Lisa explains how easy composting is and why it’s so beneficial to your yard and the planet. 

Watering Tips for the High Desert-  Lisa explains why watering should be tailored to the unique requirements of your landscaping. 

Your Nevada Garden  - Understand the key differences and remedies for our local gardening and landscaping challenges during this 40 minute video.

Fresh and Affordable - Choosing Flowers in Season - Gigi explains how to get the best value when selecting flowers for your wedding, special event or just becase. 

The Benefits of Indoor Plants - Steve shares the happy effects of indoor plants – clean air, good mood, better work!

What to Feed Your Plants - Steve talks about the benefits of fertilizing your plants. 

The Benefits of Mulch - Lisa talks about how a layer of mulch can improve your landscaping soil & appearance plus conserve moisture. 

Understanding Microclimates in Northern Nevada - Lisa explains the nuances of the high-desert climate and what it means for your plants. 

Quick Video Tips for Fall:

Planting Fall Bulbs - Learn when and how to plant bulbs in the fall for bountiful blooms in the spring.

Fall Pruning Tips - Lisa explains how to properly prune your perennials in the fall when they start to turn brown.

Fall Mulching - Lisa explains what to do with leaves that fall on your plants, and how to properly mulch your planting beds.

Fall Fertilizer - Understand when it's a good idea to fertilize in the fall, and which fertilizer to use to send your plants the right signals.