For those of you who love the idea of gardening but need something easy to start with, herbs are totally the way to go. You can grow them in small spaces, pots, raised beds, decks, etc. Beginners will be encouraged by how easy it is to grow many of these plants....read more
How To Grow Your Own Mushrooms From Home Mushrooms grow in a very different environment from plants and gardens, requiring a complete, or almost complete absence of light, an absence of light that would quickly kill most plants. If you are a gardener in...read more
Do уоu love the idea of gardening and does the thought of having fresh herbs on hand every day appeal to you? For people who live in apartments or have only a small space to garden, you can actually grow an herb garden indoors year round. Not оnlу does container...read more
Who does NOT love the idea of growing your own pumpkins? Think of how amazing your pie will taste from a pumpkin you harvested right out your back door? OR, how much easier Halloween will be without having to run out and buy them so the kids can have their fun? Hey, I...read more
The thought of having your very own fruit trees is a wonderful idea, but growing full-size ones might not be a good option for those of us with small gardening spaces. Full size trees require a lot of care and space. You might have better luck growing dwarf fruit...read more
Building a greenhouse is like building a house. You should have a well-designed plan and several things need to be taken into consideration. In order to build a mini greenhouse in the backyard, you should consider the types of greenhouses available, your growing area,...read more
Growing your own vegetables (Backyard to Table!) іѕ incredibly satisfying. Growing your own vegetables year round regardless of the weather is even more satisfying! When the weather has taken a turn for the worse and the last thing you want to do is head to the...read more
Transitioning into Fall is THE BEST! Maybe it’s that the dog days of Summer are finally over-or maybe the cooler weather gives me a chance to expand my clothing choices(!)-or maybe it’s all the autumn & winter vegetable gardening but with less humidity and...read more
Harvesting and drying herbs is practically a rite of passage for gardeners every Fall. Don’t know about you but I have gotten pretty spoiled by the free and much better tasting herbs growing right outside my back door! I know where they came from…they were grown...read more
Although a gardening tool is really just a gardening tool, there are certain brands/styles that just make life easier for those with swollen or arthritic hands or mobility issues. Fortunately, there really are great gardening tools for elderly out there. These...read more
Ah. Productive gardening AND with less back pain. It’s a beautiful idea isn’t it? When you build an elevated vegetable garden of your own, you get to do that and even have fewer weeds to deal with. It is a creative method that gives you full gardening reign for...read more
Were you aware that we Americans throw away 40 percent of our food each year? The Environmental Protection Agency tells us that throwing food away in a landfill is similar to tying it up in a plastic bag and leaving it there. The food simply rots-which produces...read more
Powerful Outdoor Water Jet Blaster Animal Pest Repeller – Motion ActivatedWe moved to a rural area of Northern Florida (South of Tallahassee) about eight months ago. My backyard (which has no fence) borders 90 acres of untouched forest. It is gorgeous! We had a bear...read more
Even though hydroponics sounds like a new concept, it is not. However, it has experienced a resurgence in popularity recently and really is a tried and true method for growing many plants-herbs, vegetables and fruit included. For those of you who are new to the...read more
We all love listening to and watching the birds hang out in our yards, don't we? This super simple printable chart makes it easy for you to find out the best bird seed to attract birds to your yard or garden. In order to attract as many as possible, think...read more
So you are searching out steps to grow a vegetable garden? It's an exciting thought. There are several ways you can go about it. Ask yourself a few key questions first. What kind of space do you have? Do you have a yard area where you can plant directly into the...read more
Are your vegetable plant leaves turning yellow? My itty bitty pot of strawberry leaves turns yellow all the time. Drives me a little curazzzzy! To be honest, I have yet to eat a strawberry out of that pot because if I am lucky enough for one to actually...read more
Are your vegetable leaves turning white? That is a little disconcerting, yes? White is definitely not the color we are expecting or desiring from our plants! We want them a nice healthy, bright green right? [toc] Why Are Your Plant Leaves Turning White? There are a...read more
I am having seed starting issues with my vegetable seeds. It’s not that I have none coming up. Only some though. And it’s driving me cuurrazzy! I have done some homework and think I have found some great reasons and the fixes for those reasons. Some I have...read more
Garden Wedding and Gift Posts
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