Jack O’ Lantern Seeks Jill O’ Lantern
Who doesn’t love selecting that perfectly shaped, deep orange Halloween pumpkin? No other fruit or vegetable evokes such thoughts of autumn’s colorful leaves and cooler days. Since picking a pumpkin is fun, I thought growing my own pumpkin would be even more fun.
Worm Farm – Build a Worm Composting Bin
A lot of websites offer worm bins that cost between $80 and $100.00. I have to say that if you are going to have multiple pounds of worms, you may want to buy a bin. They are sturdy, breathe well, and can hold multiple pounds of worms in a compact section.
Bark Blowing To Decorate Your Outer Spaces And Gardens
Decorating your garden and outer spaces can be a bit of a struggle if you don’t know what to put there and things such as plants and grass that grow can make the landscape less appealing if not maintained properly. One of the best ways to keep your outer space and garden neat, tidy and appealing without spending much on maintenance is to make use of bark mulch. Bark mulch is usually used in playgrounds for kids.
Types of Orchids – The Essential Facts
Terrestrial orchids have a conventional underground root system similar to any other type of common plant, while the Epiphyte has a fleshy aerial root system that is used to attach itself to the trunks and branches of trees and poles. The Epiphyte is not parasitic; that is, it does not nourish itself from the host that it is attached to, but rather nourishes itself from the accumulated decaying organic matter that is found among the roots and branches of its host.
Orchid Care – The Facts on Caring For Orchids!
Cultivating orchids in your home is not that different from growing any other common indoor plant. All plants need the necessary elements for life these being; water, nourishment, light, humidity and air.
Essential Orchids Info
Although easier, orchids still often require a level of care greater than average plants but once the correct routine of watering, lighting, fertilizer and humidity has been established they can be enjoyed for many years. A key characteristic and attraction of orchids is the fantastic array of fragrances that they exhibit.
The Perfect Organic Pest Control
Although I live within the city limits I still have to be vigilant about keeping pests out of the garden. Over the years I have had my share of deer, squirrel and rabbit problems in the garden. Even the occasional black bear has stopped for a light snack.
Cheap Grow Lights You Can Get Anywhere
Start a modest garden with big results! Get cheap grow lights from stores you shop at all the time. You may have enough bulbs around your house!
Making an Organic Pumpkin Garden
A pumpkin is a very well-known vegetable that is grown all around the world. Some pumpkins are grown in special gardens by big vegetable companies while there are also pumpkins that are grown right at home! There are many species of pumpkins today, and all of these species are easily grown and propagated from seed in different ways at home. Pumpkins are best grown with the use of organic inputs and methods.
Give Yourself a Pat on the Back, You Have Just Completed Repotting an Orchid
For most people who are new to raising orchids repotting an orchid can be a little nerve wracking the first time. It doesn’t have to be that way, the process isn’t as daunting as it may seem. It simply takes a little care and a few simple steps.
Enhance Your Backyard With a White Garden Rose
White garden roses are just as popular as red garden roses. What many amateur gardeners don’t know about the white garden rose is that it is far more ideal than any other color as a beginner plant.
Growing Climbing Roses Reviewed
Rose gardening is one of the more popular past times, and one that can create a feeling of calmness, because of the beauty that these roses naturally have. You can never have a fully complete rose garden if you do not try growing climbing roses. This variety of roses are also called trailing roses, ramblers, pillars, and everbloom.