Fertility, Microclimate or Pollination

Fertility, Microclimate or Pollination

Essential Gardening Tools That You Need to Buy Every gardener has his or her own list of favorite essential gardening tools that you need to buy, but how do you…

Climbing Bean Variety Trial

Climbing Bean Variety Trial

Materials to Use on Your Organic Compost and Why You have got to the stage of building a compost box or maybe brought a compost tub and now its time…

Creating Space For Brassicas

Creating Space For Brassicas

Garden Hedges – Understanding The Basics A garden hedge is quite simply a row of shrubs, spaced closely together so that they form a solid mass. Whether you clip them…

Was It Worth It?

Was It Worth It?

A Few Things About The Practice of Bonsai Bonsai is a Japanese-based art form where miniature trees grow in containers. This practice is similar to other forms in different cultures…

A Crop to Feed the Soil

A Crop to Feed the Soil

Urban Gardening: Key To Urban Survival Garden Urban gardening is a new and exciting concept that is fast gaining popularity. It helps you gain self sufficiency and make a contribution…

Onions: Good, Bad & Ugly

Onions: Good, Bad & Ugly

5 Simple Steps To Use Vinegar For Eliminating Fungus Gnats Fungus gnats or dark-winged fungus gnats are little, mosquito-like insects that are usually found hovering around indoor plants. But unlike…

How Much Water Is Enough?

How Much Water Is Enough?

Talking to Plants and Garden Conversations Studies indicate that talking to plants could actually improve their vigor and vitality. Talking harshly to them could have adverse effects. Planting Organic Cabbage…

Radical Change of Plans for a Polytunnel

Radical Change of Plans for a Polytunnel

Blue Tomato Seeds Color and Benefits Blue tomato seeds have become increasingly popular for home gardeners due to their unique flavor and colors, but also because of anthocyanin which provides…