Shrub Roses – Varieties and Tips
‘Resonanz’ dazzles with its brilliant orange- red blooms and the charming form of its flowers that keep their round dish shape and flower in large, loose clusters. The flaming blooms look stunning against its dark green, glossy foliage, which is extraordinarily resistant to disease and very healthy. ‘Resonanz’ blooms from June through October with just a short pause in August after the first main flowering period.How Much Space Do You Need to Grow Potatoes at Home?
Potatoes are an incredibly important commercial crop all over the world. They also, undeniably, take up a lot of space. If you look at farmers’ fields of potatoes you will surely imagine they go on forever. This is probably why relatively few home gardeners bother with potatoes. Another reason is that they are so readily available on our supermarket shelves, at relatively – and sometimes extremely – low prices.The Best Way to Grow Tomatoes
When you plant tomato seeds or cultivated seedlings you generally know what to expect. What will emerge from this patch of self seeded tomatoes is anybody’s guess!Growing Potatoes in Tyres
Just when you thought it would be impossible to grow potatoes in your own backyard, someone tells you about the ingenious – although no longer new – idea of growing potatoes in old car tyres. What could be more sustainable than this? You get to find a use for what would probably otherwise become landfill, and you get to grow veggies for your family to eat and enjoy.Secrets of Growing Sweet Corn Successfully
Sweet corn, as opposed to big white mealies or maize, is a great crop to grow in your vegetable garden. While they do need to be reasonably widely spaced, even a couple of short rows at the back of your plot can produce gorgeously sweet corn cobs – better than anything you could ever buy in your supermarket or greengrocer’s shop.A Few Benefits of Fox Urine
Fox urine is a chemical that simulates the urine of a fox that is used as pest deterrent by farmers, gardeners, homeowners and others that will benefit from this useful agent. It is not a pesticide nor a poison but only a deterrent.What to Consider When Landscaping With Roses
This article provides some wonderful ideas on using roses in a garden landscape. Useful list of issues to consider when planning to use roses in your garden is provided.Why Is Clover Seed Useful?
Clover seed, also called trefoil, is a three-leaf plant that grows abundantly in temperate regions and high altitudes where temperature is cold but not freezing. This plant holds a high medicinal and agricultural value that many farmers and gardeners would consider planting one.Your Dreams In Plants and Window Planters
A house, no matter how simple, can be made to look majestic by the plants around it. You don’t need a large lawn or a spacious porch so you can beautify your house. What you need is your artistic mind and the knowledge of what plants you must use and where to put them to make that stunning vision of yours come to life.Container Water Gardens Easy As 1-2-3
Container water gardens are gaining in popularity because they are so easy and so versatile. All you need are these three basic things and you’re in business.Grow Light Suggestions for Hydroponics
This article talks about the various systems that are commonly used for hydroponic gardening. Depending on your resources, imagination, and budget, you can choose from any one of these systems for your indoor gardening hobby.Demystifying Tomato Pruning
Many a new tomato gardener find that one of the most confusing aspects of growing is knowing when and how to prune their tomato plants. The process really is not that complicated, and after learning just a few tips, anyone can learn to prune, and thereby give their plants the ability to produce a larger bounty of fresh tomatoes.