With fall in our midst and in full swing in many parts of the world, it is time to get the gardens cleaned up before the snow is upon us. People all too often leave the garden cleanup until spring, but fall is the ideal time. Not only is it […]
For those who have had the misfortune of coming into contact with poison ivy, it’s an experience you would just as soon forget. The contributing factor from the mild to severe reaction is an oil within the plant called urushiol . The more of your skin that comes into contact […]
We work hard in our gardens – planning, planting and caring for everything in it. It only makes sense that our garden should reflect a bit of our personality and style! DIY gardening projects are a great way to bring some extra life and uniqueness to your garden, creating […]
It can get a bit tricky with all the different fertilizers on the market and everyone giving different advice on when to use it. Rest assure this article on the best fertilizer for grass will guide you in the right direction. Forget what you’ve been told in the past and click here to read about the best fertilizer and how to use it.
Secrets To Growing Organically With Natural Fungicides IT’S NO SECRET that this is my first year growing an organic garden. In the past I didn’t think twice about using harmful chemicals to control problems in my garden. I even used them to feed my flowers and vegetables. I realize […]
IT’S PRICELESS TO SEE THE EXCITEMENT on my 6 year old Alexis and Madison’s faces when a vegetable emerges, or a flower blooms that wasn’t there the day before. Whether you’re growing flowers or vegetables, the cycle from beginning to end can be pretty amazing. This is our first year […]