Category: Gardening

The 7 Deadly Sins of Tomato-Growing & How to Avoid Them

Follow the advice in the article to avoid these seven gardening sins and this year you can be the envy of your friends and neighbors, or even the star of your farmer’s market. Full article below. The 7 Deadly Sins of Tomato-Growing & How to Avoid Them

12 Best Bushes To Plant Under Trees

While the tree’s shade and lack of moisture can pose challenges, this list of plants will overcome them all. Full list below. 12 Best Bushes To Plant Under Trees

How To Grow A lot Of Cucumbers In Containers

Cucumbers are usually grown from seed that is planted after the soil warms up in the spring. Or, you can buy starter plants or grow your own seedlings indoors. Check out full tutorial below. How To Grow A lot Of Cucumbers In Containers

How to Grow Peonies Your Neighbors Will Envy

Peonies are really easy to grow and care for, but occasionally they just won’t bloom.You want to pick out an area in your yard or flower beds that receive that 6-8 hours of sun per day. Full article below. How to Grow Peonies Your Neighbors Will Envy

How To And Why You Need To Plant A Lavender Hedge

Lavender hedges make fantastic windbreaks. A windbreak reduces soil drying, wind erosion, and stress on crop plants, thus increasing yields. The perfume from a lavender hedge is without equal, while the beautiful purple flowers attract scores of bees and butterflies in summer. Check out how to plant a lavender hedge. How To And Why You …

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17 Stunning Plants That Bloom all Summer Long

Don’t waste your hard earned money on plants and flowers that only bloom for a couple of weeks out of the year. These 17 beautiful plants and flowers will bloom all summer long. Check them out below. 17 Stunning Plants That Bloom all Summer Long

April Planting Guide – Zones 5 & 6 – What You Can Plant in April!

This April Planting guide will help those of you in zones 5 and 6 to get an early start on this year’s garden. Full instructions below. April Planting Guide – Zones 5 & 6 – What You Can Plant in April!

Repurposing Antique Windows into a Greenhouse

The best part of this project is that you can just adjust to whatever size windows you have. Check out full instructions below. Repurposing Antique Windows into a Greenhouse

Database Of Native Plants To Plant this Spring That Bring Birds To Your Garden

Follow the link below. You’ll need to enter your zip code, but the database will suggest plants specific to your area. Database Of Native Plants To Plant this Spring That Bring Birds To Your Garden

How To Grow Cucamelons

Grape size watermelon lookalikes are ignored by pests, are drought tolerant and incredibly easy to grow. Full instructions below. How To Grow Cucamelons