Moving Shrubs That Need More Room

Great Greenhouses for Farmers and Garden Hobbyists

If the climate conditions are not conducive to maintaining delicate orchids or planting crops or if pests or plant diseases are in season, gardeners and farmers should not hesitate in buying greenhouses which are readily for sale and can provide them with adequate shelter that their plants need. They provide safety for plants and crops against various pests and possible plant diseases and offer a living condition within which these plants can thrive best.

Growing Herbs – Consider the Benefits

While living in a house that had hardly any yard space, I came to the conclusion that the only way for me to even attempt to grow any summer bounty was to grow herbs in my tiny back yard. I decided that at least I would have some type of vegetation for cooking and harvesting.

Yellow Plumeria Flowers

Yellow means sunshine, hope and happiness. Yellow flowers are the hope of the return of spring with daffodils, tulips, and roses. The same is true when it comes to yellow plumeria flowers, such as ‘Aztec Gold’, ‘Bali Whirl’, ‘Celadine’, ‘Cyndi Morange’, ‘Lemon Drop’, ‘Nebel’s Gold’, and ‘Paul Weissich’.

Growing Organic Muskmelons And Cantaloupes

If this article on growing cantaloupes was written in Australia, we’d call them “rock melons.” Or in South Africa, we’d be writing about “spanspeks.” Learn how to grow organic muskmelons/cantaloupes.

Care For Roses Begins With Planting

The article describes that care for roses begins with planting. Discussed are the key factors that should be considered when planting rose bushes.

Earning My Green Thumbs: Gardening As a Learned Art

I can attest firsthand that green thumbs are born, not made. I had all the qualifications and knowledge, and yet, I can’t keep a peace lily alive for peat’s sake! (Peat, as in organic humor).

Vegetable Rotation Using Crop Rotation Chart Yields More Abundant Harvests

Long years of trial in organic gardens has shown vegetable rotation to have many benefits, many of which cannot be calculated. Learning a few basic principles may help you build your garden plan a little more carefully.

Gardening: Solution for Boredom

Gardening is not limited to those who have green thumbs. This worthwhile activity is for everyone to try and to experience. Gardening can be so much fun while giving you health benefits at the same time. You can start gardening on your flower box.

Homesteading Story

Before I ever heard of permaculture I wanted to create a self-sufficient life style in balance with nature and humanity, a permanent culture. This is Farmer Dave’s homesteading story which started out as a dream in suburbia and has become a reality in the mountains of Northern California. Live your dreams, plant the seeds of your future! What you don’t plant today, will not feed you tomorrow.

Tomato Growing – Heirloom Tomatoes

A look at Heirloom Tomatoes, what they are and why should you grow them. Remember, if they were good enough for your Grandpa then they must be good enough for you to grow.

A Bonsai Tree Makes a Great Gift

The horticultural realm is a daunting world. Choosing a plant as a gift can be an even dodgier proposition. Cut flowers are gorgeous, but temporary. Dish gardens are lovely; less so when they outgrow the dish. Hanging baskets are pretty – in the right conditions. And all houseplants are at the mercy of their owners.

Dress Up Your Windows With Custom Window Boxes and Window Planters

Isn’t it convenient to have your garden just outside the window of your kitchen? Why bother to go out when you can actually create your own loved garden where fresh vegetables can grow. Customized window boxes give you the benefit of growing your own plants while giving your windows a unique appeal to everyone.

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