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benf | 04/26/14

A visit to Peters Brothers Nursery, 1135 S. Granada Dr. should be a part of every Madera do-it-yourself lawn and garden project. The products sold at the 12-acre nursery and garden shop can turn any outdoor space into a botanical paradise. The onsite inventory of plants and statuary will inspire even the most novice gardener to create an oasis in their own back yard.

“With the drought situation and new water meters activated, one of our most popular products is a soil moisture gel,” said Kurt. “A small amount added to the ground holds in the moisture and uses less water.”

The product lasts for about a year, he said.

They carry a wide array of plants and trees and can advise which work best based on soil composition and water availability…


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