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Grow an Italian Herb Garden – Delizioso!

Italian cuisine is one of the best loved in the world with some of the tastiest and most renowned herbs coming from Italy. Basil, oregano, rosemary, sage, fennel and parsley are some of the most used herbs in Italian cuisine. Find out how to grow them and their use in the kitchen.

Pressure Sprayer – How Using One Can Benefit You and Your Garden

A pressure sprayer can make your life so much easier. Do you have an annoying weed problem in your garden? Are there pesky insects eating away at your beloved plants? If there are, then a pressure sprayer may just be the thing you need.

How to Use Compost

Compost, created from leaf, grass clippings, and other garden and household food scraps, can be used for multiple purposes. But the most time relevant uses include bedding materials for fertilizing vegetable gardens, new spring flowers, and my favorite- keeping those pesky weeds away!

Fast and Easy Tips For Growing Bamboo

If you want to take on the task of growing bamboo, it is important that you learn a few simple rules first. While a bamboo garden can be a beautiful thing when done correctly, it can conversely turn into a nightmare if it is done improperly. Also, bamboo is such a strong and sturdy plant, that it is very difficult to get rid of once it has been planted. So tread carefully.

Tea Herb Garden – A Wonderful “Green Thumb” Project

Herbal teas may be enjoyed just for their wonderful flavors or for their health benefits. This informative article will describe various herbs that are used for making teas, as well as give some helpful hints on tea-making.

Organic Gardening Guide – Three Factors to Consider

With the increasing popularity of organically grown fruits and vegetables, there is now also increased interest in ways to grow it. There are advantages and disadvantages in having an organic garden. However if three factors are borne in mind and followed as an organic garden guide, you will find that an organic garden is easy to grow.

How to Grow Muscadines in Your Garden

A fun fact about muscadines is that all varieties bloom at the same time even though they may bear fruit at different times. When you see them noted on their description pages as early or late season, this refers to the time of growing season that their fruit will be ready for harvest. Typical harvest times often begin as early as late August (for early) through October (for late).

The Beauty of Butterfly Gardens

A butterfly garden is a thing of exquisite beauty and very easy to create. It is simply a matter of planting up the plants and flowers which attract these stunning creatures. You must ensure it is also a cat free zone, as many rare species have met an untimely end due to our feline friends.

Some Tips While Growing Plants in Your Garden

There are many people around us who love gardening and who prefer to grow several plants and flowers in their garden. Here in this article I am briefly telling you some tips or hints growing tomatoes in your garden. So, if you really wish to have red, pulpy and delicious tomatoes in your garden then go ahead and read this article in detail.

Growing Blackberries and Raspberries

All blackberry and raspberry plants are self-fertile or self-pollinating. Although they do not need a pollinator, planting another variety nearby will increase their fruit production. Erect plants should be planted 3 to 5 feet apart in full sun in soil with a pH level of 6.

Cultivating the Anthurium

Anthurium are flowering and ornamental hothouse plants. The flowering species of this race, and especially the brilliant scarlet Anthurium Scherzerianum, are established favourites in the warm house. There are also many orna­mental-leaved species of considerable decora­tive value.

Garden Design – Planning – Aesthetics Part 1

Functionality is important in designing your yard but just as important is the aesthetics, the consideration of beauty and flow. Familiarizing yourself with the following considerations will be extremely helpful in designing your garden to be as pleasing to all your senses and provide a very satisfying and complete experience every time you enter it.

Create a Greener Garden This Year

This is the time when having a sustainable solution up your sleeve can make all the difference for the health of your lawn, garden, family, and planet. How do your landscaping decisions affect the ecosystem? Here are some issues reported by the National Wildlife Federation, along with my simple answers.

Dress Your Container Garden Up With Roses

Roses are one of the most suitable plants for the purpose of growing in containers. Simply by choosing the right container, you may well be pleasantly surprised to discover how one can transform virtually any rose into a stunning garden feature. Growing roses in containers can also makes the plants mobile, you can move them out in a noticeable area, like maybe the front entrance of your home while they are in bloom, or put them out of the way when they are not, as well as carry them away to a protected location in areas where winters get too cold.

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