No-Rules Compost

No-Rules Compost

Ultra Sun 1000 Watt High Pressure Sodium Super Bulb, 901531 For the indoor gardener or horticulturalist, grow lamps are an essential part of providing your plants with what they need…

Grow A Gorgeous Fall Flower Pillow®

Grow A Gorgeous Fall Flower Pillow®

Why Utilize Rain Barrels? Rain barrels are not new to the human civilization. In fact, our ancestors showed employment of barrels rainwater in the best conditions. Times have changed and…

P Allen Smith--Should you only prune in the months that include the letter 'R'?

P Allen Smith–Should you only prune in the months that include the letter ‘R’?

Two Quick Composting Methods for the Home Vegetable Garden You won`t find too many more natural ways to improve the nutrients in your soil then compost. The result of organic…

Growing Potatoes to Feed the Soil

Growing Potatoes to Feed the Soil

November in the Vegetable Garden November in the vegetable garden and winter is beginning to take hold. Beds that were filled with late season produce are now laid bare, stems…

A Container with Texture

A Container with Texture

How To Use Orchid Fertilizer Feeding orchids requires some different considerations than that of regular house plants. There are steps you need to take to insure healthy plant growth while,…

Changing The Color Of Your Hydrangeas

Changing The Color Of Your Hydrangeas

Alternative Methods for Storing Your Herbs   While drying is considered an age-old method that has been perfected though the years, there are alternative methods to store and preserve your…

Time for a Backyard Makeover!

Time for a Backyard Makeover!

Most Common Organic Mulches Most gardeners know they should mulch, but not all of us know what material we should use to mulch. There are many options out there and…

How to Set Up an Ebb and Flow DIY Hydroponics System (Flood and Drain)

How to Set Up an Ebb and Flow DIY Hydroponics System (Flood and Drain)

A Beginner’s Guide to Ficus Ginseng Bonsai You may have heard of bonsai trees before, but ficus ginseng bonsai doesn’t sound that familiar to you. What is it and does…

Identifying Your Hydrangea

Identifying Your Hydrangea

Three Easy Ways to Keep Your Plants Alive While You Are Away Most houseplants have very few needs so with the proper amount light and water on a regular basis…

A Container Garden for your Landscape

A Container Garden for your Landscape

Groundcover For Shady Areas The biggest problem with shady area is they tend to be hard to keep things growing in the yard especially under large trees. There is a…