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Design

Our Design Consults are as Easy as 1-2-3

How does a Moon Valley Nurseries design consultation work? One of our most popular services is our landscape design consultations. No matter which loc...

Planting, Community

The Moon Valley Planting Crew Goes the Extra Mile

Our Planting Crew Goes the Extra Mile for Every Landscape Job At Moon Valley Nurseries, our goal is to make your experience as simple as it can be fro...

Insider

Get to Know Our Moon Valley Nurseries Farms

Did you know we have farms from the Southern California coast to the East of Texas? Almost every tree and plant material you find at Moon Valley Nurse...

hedges

HEDGES THAT OFFER YOUR HOME PRIVACY AND MORE!

Hedges are always a great addition to your home and landscape for many reasons!

Monthly Tips, Planting

Monthly Landscape Tips and Tricks for June

June is such a critical month when it comes to proper care of our landscapes. The weather is changing as we transition into summer and our yards might...

Spring, Planting

Best Trees to Plant Memorial Day Weekend

Moon Valley Trees are ready for Planting! This Memorial Day Weekend come and see which trees are looking gorgeous that would be perfect for your yard....

landscape tips

Get Outside with these 5 Late Spring Yard Projects

Homeowners know that owning a home means that there is always something to do! Sometimes those projects are not fun, like replacing gutters or upgradi...

Insider, Industry Expert

The Best Trees Exclusive to Moon Valley Nurseries

Twenty-Five Years Creating the Moon Valley Difference! There are many reasons that make Moon Valley Nurseries so much different than other nurseries i...

Monthly Tips, Spring

May Landscape Tips for California

Let Moon Valley Nurseries give you some tips for your yard in May We are getting to the end of spring and the end of cool (cool-ish?) weather. While t...

Design, Summer

5 Ways to Create the Perfect Backyard for Entertaining

Every homeowner knows the importance of a healthy backyard. You take care of it, and it takes care of you. If you do not take care of it, weeds will g...

Tree Care

Celebrating Arbor Day 2019

Arbor Day is not just a day to think about trees and how amazing and important they are; it is about actually planting trees so that we can experience...

Happy Earth Day!

Moon Valley Nurseries has been growing trees for decades and we love knowing that we are making such a big difference in our communities because of al...

Spring, Planting

Celebrate Earth Day and Transform your Yard with Moon Valley Superior Trees

One of our favorite days to celebrate and remember is Earth Day (it is April 22nd, by the way so don’t forgot to celebrate in your own way). It is lik...

Insider

MOON VALLEY NURSERIES FARMS GROWING CUSTOM TREES FOR 25 YEARS

As we continue to celebrate our 25th anniversary of growing the best trees and designing thousands upon thousands of landscapes, we have to focus on o...

Important Reasons to Take Care of Your Landscape All Year

DID YOU KNOW THAT APRIL IS NATIONAL LAWN AND GARDEN MONTH? Seems fitting since we have probably spent more time outside this month than in January thr...

Monthly Tips, landscape tips, Spring

Best April Landscape Tips to Keep your Yard Healthy this Month

Not sure what to do for your landscape in April or where to get started? The April landscaping chores are a lot like what you were (hopefully) doing l...

Spring, Planting

Spring Planting Season Starts Now!

The 2019 spring season is now officially here, and the weather could not be more perfect! Most of you are probably enjoying going camping and hiking o...

Spring

Spring Landscape and Garden Tips

We are only days away from entering the spring season (it officially starts March 20th). We have had rain consistently over the last few months and mi...

Insider

25 years of Moon Valley Nurseries and How We Got Started

This year commemorates a significant milestone for Moon Valley. We have been growing trees, creating and rebuilding landscapes, and changing lives for...

Homegrown Fruit and Citrus Trees

Popular Ways to Use Your Stone Fruit

Benefits of Growing a Personal Fruit Garden Backyard farming and gardening have become a popular hobby over the last decade. There are many reasons th...

landscape tips

March Landscape Tips for your Southern California Yard

Moon Valley Nurseries Yard To-Do List It is kind of hard to believe that it is already March, especially since Southern California was just hit with r...

Winter Planting, Spring

Top Cold-Hardy Trees and Plants for Your Yard

While most places in the world cannot even think about planting anything until mid-late spring, Southern California is different. Our awesome weather ...

landscape tips, Products

LANDSCAPE PREP - FERTILIZERS FOR A HEALTHY YARD

SPRING LANDSCAPING      As much as it feels like the year has just barely begun,  the weather is getting warmer every day and the outdoors is calling ...

Flowering Trees

MOON VALLEY TOP 3 FLOWERING TREES OF SPRING

ADD COLOR TO YOUR YARD THIS SPRING The sight of flowering trees in a yard can brighten up any neighborhood and add plenty of curb appeal. Flowering tr...

Monthly Tips, landscape tips

FEBRUARY LANDSCAPE & GARDEN TIPS

The Month of Love….ing to Work on Your Yard It is officially February, and if you have lived in Southern California long enough you should be familiar...

landscape tips, Products

Using Pre-Emergents to Control Weeds in Your Yard

Apply Pre-Emergent Herbicides Pre-emergent herbicide works by putting a chemical barrier down, in granular or liquid form, over the top of the soil. T...

Top 3 Reasons to Plant Fast-Growing Trees

1.    Shade When planted around your home, trees can create a completely different environment than what you would have without them. Not only do tree...

landscape tips, Roses

January Tips to Care for Your Roses

What a Lovely Thing a Rose is... ...And with the weather changing yet again, it is time to see how well our roses survived the winter and help them ge...

Industry Expert, knowledge base

How to Prevent Soil Erosion in Your Yard

Understanding Soil Erosion There are many great reasons to start planning out designs and picking out trees and plants to add to your yard, like addin...

Winter Planting

Top 5 Trees and Palms of Winter

Get a New Yard with New Trees for the New Year We love planting trees all year long, no matter what time of the year it might be! It doesn’t hurt that...

Design

Jump into the New Year with a New Yard

New Year, New Yard Starting a new year is amazing and comes with all the possibilities of what it can bring for you, your family, your friends, and ev...

Monthly Tips, Winter Landscape Tips

January Landscape and Garden Tips

Make any Landscaping or Gardening Resolutions? If you’re thinking that you want to be outside more and try new things with your yard, you have come to...

Design, hedges

Top 10 Most-Asked Questions about Hedges

Why would I want hedges for my yard?

Winter Landscape Tips, Winter Planting, Design

3 Things to Do for Your Yard in 2019

A new year brings so many new ideas, new plans, new goals, new everything! With the end of the year just around the corner, I’m sure most of us are st...

Winter Planting, hedges

Moon Valley’s Top 5 Absolute Evergreen Hedges

Hedges are such an amazing plant that can be added in any landscape and make it look 10 times better, no matter how great it was before the hedges cam...

Winter Planting, hedges

The Perfect Yard Starts with the Perfect Hedge

FALL HEDGE OVER HEELS WITH YOUR NEW YARD Hedges are great additions to your yard and useful for a number of reasons! They help reduce noise from roads...

Monthly Tips

December Landscape and Garden Tips

End of Year Care Tips to Keep your Yard Looking Great There is no doubt about it - we are lucky to get to live in the Southwest and enjoy such differe...

Expert

Moon Valley’s Absolute Evergreen Collection

Natures Privacy Screen - All Year. All Green. If you are looking for a tree to add to your landscape that will stay green all year round, you want a M...

Industry Expert, Design

The Many Possibilities of Landscape Styles

Which Landscape is Best for You? Starting a landscape design is both very exciting and very scary at the same time. With a potential 28% increase in p...

Monthly Tips, knowledge base

November Landscape & Garden Tips

Get your Yard Ready for the Winter Holiday Season This is the time of year when the weather is finally beginning to change in Southern California. Som...

Expert, knowledge base

Our VIP Tree of Fall – The Majestic Ash

The Perfect Tree for the Perfect Yard This Majestic Ash tree is an evergreen seedless variety that stays greener than other ash varieties. They featur...

landscape tips, Fall Tips

Best Privacy Hedges to Plant in Fall

Build Your Private Oasis Before It’s Too Late Hedges are one of the best ways to add value to your home and create a classic look to your landscape. W...

landscape tips, knowledge base

Best Fruit Trees to Plant Now (And Care Tips)

Get Planting Now for tasty Fruit in Your Yard

landscape tips, knowledge base

The Trees of Fall

the planting season is here!  The fall season is the best time to plant trees in the Southern California area. Planting trees at the right time means ...

Monthly Tips, knowledge base

OCTOBER LANDSCAPE AND GARDENING TIPS

tips for Lawn Care and Plant Care   The weather is just starting to cool down, that means it is now time to start taking care of your yard. The hot su...

Monthly Tips, knowledge base

3 Reasons to Plant Trees in the Fall

The fall season is when the festivities begin! It is also the best time to start planning and adding new additions you have been wanting to include in...

Expert, Flowering Trees

top 5 fall flowering trees and plants

Any yard or landscape can benefit from having some color thrown in to it somewhere. An accent plant (or many!) will get the attention of anybody who s...

Monthly Tips, landscape tips

September landscape and garden tips

The new growing season is upon us! We are finally starting to come out of the hot summer weather and into fall. We will greatly appreciate the cooler ...

Homegrown Fruit and Citrus Trees

Labor Day Weekend Contest

Labor Day weekend is here! This is a time to gather friends and family, enjoy conversations and laughter, and eat delicious foods in our backyards. BB...

Industry Expert, knowledge base

Top 5 Palms for Landscapes

Want to add a stunning focal point to your landscape? Or, perhaps, you want to bring a little bit of that tropical vacation feeling to your home. Palm...

Insider, Expert, landscape tips

Top 3 Ways to Recover from Summer

This summer has been a hot one and we are all looking forwards to cooler days. But right now, your trees and plants need help recovering from the summ...

Industry Expert, landscape tips

Essentials To Landscaping

The perfect yard starts with the perfect plan. Let’s think about this for a second. No one wants to have an ugly or inadequate landscape. It makes you...

Industry Expert, landscape tips

Landscaping Around Your Pool

We all know the importance of landscaping around our homes; it increases property value and brings a personal touch to each home. But what about lands...

landscape tips

Landscape and Garden Tips for August in SoCal

Copyright: jayzynism / 123RF Stock Photo Here come the heat waves! A trip to the coastline may bring some relief. However, a trip to the beach also me...

knowledge base

How to Keep Trees and Plants Looking Amazing in the Summer

It’s summertime in SoCal, time to enjoy the great outdoors! Of course, it is also a time when record-breaking temperatures may occur, and this can be ...

gardening

5 Best Roses For Southern California

Roses are drop-dead gorgeous and the highlight of many summer gardens in Southern California. When we walk past a beautiful rose garden we can’t help ...

knowledge base

Waterwise Evergreens for Summer in California

We are still experiencing drought conditions throughout Southern California. Our climate is hot and dry right now. However, there is some good news! D...

Expert, knowledge base

Superior Fast-Growing Evergreen Trees

Summer is here in full force and we’re all looking for some relief from the sun. Shade is a hot commodity when playing outside this time of year. In S...

Industry Expert, knowledge base

Types of Evergreen Trees

Looking for a tree that will stay green all year round? Well, look no further! Moon Valley Nurseries has you covered. Evergreen trees keep their green...

landscape tips

5 Best Front Yard Landscape Trees

Being able to enjoy a private front yard is a valuable thing, especially in certain parts of cramped Southern California. After all, no one likes to f...

knowledge base

Unique Small Evergreens for Landscape

Small evergreens are ideal for bringing abundant colors and character to any size yard. They can retain their color all year, which helps to make them...

landscape tips

Landscape & Garden Tips for Southern California (July)

  Tips to Keep Your Landscape Looking Good All Summer Long   Summertime in Southern California is one of the best times of the year. Yes, many of us a...

knowledge base

The Moon Valley Difference: How We Grow and Plant the Best Trees

The residents of Southern California are getting to know us as the top nursery in all the land. It is easy to see why! It is not just our amazing serv...

Expert

Why Hedges are Perfect for Any Landscape in Southern California

When one imagines the perfect yard, privacy always comes to mind. It’s summertime, and in Southern California, it means spending lots of quality time ...

knowledge base

The Moon Valley Difference – Our Service and Our Quality!

Anyone that has visited Moon Valley Nurseries in Southern California is sure to tell you the same thing – the biggest and most beautiful trees and pla...

landscape tips

5 Tips for Caring for Palm Trees in California

Copyright: alkanc / 123RF Stock Photo It’s hard to imagine the Southern California landscape without palm trees. They are an iconic part of our region...

landscape tips

How To Properly Plant Palms

Bring a slice of paradise to your yard – plant palm trees! These trees are landscaping favorites throughout Southern California. They are resistant to...

landscape tips

King Alexander Palm - Create a Tropical Atmosphere in Your Own Backyard

Are you dreaming of a far-off destination? A place where you are surrounded by palm trees, barefoot, soaking up the calming nature of the tropics? Tur...

knowledge base

Foxtail Palms - A Tropical Showstopper for SoCal Landscapes

Homeowners give lots of praise to Foxtail Palms because they are among the best medium sized palms for adding beauty to any landscape. They are just a...

knowledge base

The Importance of Fertilizing Your Trees in the Summer

Actively growing trees should be fertilized throughout the year. While many of the nutrients are present in the soil, water, and air, supplemental fee...

Flowering Trees

Crape Myrtle: Beautiful Flowering Trees for Summer!

An explosion of vibrant colors awaits your landscape! One of the best ways to experience the glorious summertime sight of blooming flowers is to plant...

landscape tips

Monthly Landscape and Garden Tips for Southern California

June is here, and with it comes the gray days. During this time of year, we’ve got gray skies that might dampen our mood. However, the outlook is look...

Flowering Trees

Top 5 Flowering Trees for SoCal - Enjoy The Summer Blooms!

Soak up the California sunshine and take in the colorful scene that flowering trees create. Right now, neighborhoods are coming alive with a burst of ...

Insider, Industry Expert

Top 5 Shade Trees

Here in California, we love to live the outdoor life! Whether its relaxing in the pool or barbequing on the back patio, we love to be outside. And to ...

Insider, knowledge base

Best Trees for a poolside oasis

  If you are looking to update your pool landscape, we can help! Adding trees around a pool can help create privacy, add shade, and increase property ...

landscape tips, gardening

Landscape & garden Tips for May

One of the best seasons in Southern California is right around the corner – Summer! But first, we have the month of May, and with it comes the need to...

landscape tips, gardening

The Succulent Plant: Creating Succulent Gardens

We can use the coolest succulent plants to create succulent gardens. These gardens let us enjoy a colorful yard filled with a broad range of diverse p...

knowledge base

Extended Warranty - For a Limited Time!

The best warranty in the industry can be found at Moon Valley Nurseries! We offer an incredible 15-month warranty! This is an excellent value for our ...

landscape tips, knowledge base

Tips to a Successful Landscape Design

There is no wrong way to landscape your yard. A study by the Virginia Department of Horticulture found that well-designed points of interest in your f...

landscape tips

Plant A Tree For Earth Day!

Copyright: 1xpert / 123RF Stock Photo Give a helping hand to earth, plant more trees! Earth Day is a reminder that our blue planet is vulnerable and t...

Homegrown Fruit and Citrus Trees

10 Lime Recipes We Love

We love limes in our food and our drinks! They can add a little zing and zest to many of our favorite recipes. Limes have a high acid content and tart...

landscape tips

Top Hedges of Spring to Create Private Yards in CA

In California, making our yards private is a priority. These five hedges of spring can help! Spring is here, and the weather is perfect for hanging ou...

landscape tips

Top Trees for Spring Planting

Spring is here, and this is the best time to start planting beautiful trees. Warmer weather and longer days are waking up our trees of spring. Trees c...

Monthly Tips, landscape tips

Monthly Landscape & Garden Tips for April

It’s April, and spring is in full bloom! Time to celebrate, and it is also time for our monthly landscape and garden tips! Right now, in Southern Cali...

landscape tips, gardening, knowledge base

Plants That Keep Bugs Away from SoCal Yards and Homes

The days are getting longer, and the weather is perfect for enjoying the many outdoor activities we can do in Southern California. The Los Angeles Dod...