15 Bush Bean Varieties

15 Bush Bean Varieties

Rose Gardens For the Beginning Gardener For the beginning gardener, roses often seem too hard to tackle, but that just isn’t true. If you want a rose garden, I suggest…

The Brassica Dilemma

The Brassica Dilemma

January Is Time For Gardeners to Prepare for Spring January in Southern California is a time to keep landscapes looking lush while preparing for the spring growing season. Plant Winter…

Amazing Brassica Diversity

Amazing Brassica Diversity

The Love of Gardens Like the love of music, books and pictures, the love of gardens comes with culture and leisure and with the ripening of the home life. The…

13+2 Things I Learned In 2019

13+2 Things I Learned In 2019

How to Design a Vertical Garden? Do you dream of tending to a garden but find yourself constrained due to space? Vertical gardens are the perfect solution to this. Vertical…

Polyculture Fail

Polyculture Fail

Getting Rid of Bugs on Squash Plants Squash bugs on squash plants are one of the biggest threats to the plant. If not taken care of the bugs will suck…

My Best Crop of Carrots?

My Best Crop of Carrots?

Artistic Lawn Design The landscaping design will include the house architecture, the lawn, fencing and borders, and flower or vegetable gardens, Strong influences in the design will be determined by…

Forked Carrots

Forked Carrots

What Is Aquaponics and How To Set-Up Your Own System Just imagine having a self-sustained food source right in your backyard. Wouldn’t it be amazing to grow your own organic…

A Bad Year For Onions

A Bad Year For Onions

How Driftwood Can Create Stunning Features In Your Home And Garden Looking for that something different to decorate your home or garden? Want to have something none of your neighbours…

I Thought I had Lost an Entire Crop

I Thought I had Lost an Entire Crop

Three Key Ways to Improve Gardening With Mulch Mulch is one of gardening’s not so hidden best secrets. It helps to retain moisture, insulate, and retain the nutrients in the…

15 Things I learned in 2018

15 Things I learned in 2018

How to Grow Mushrooms in Your Own Garden If you’re a mushroom fanatic, chances are you’re paying a hefty price to pick up the precious fungi at your local grocery….