Category: Gardening

Lawn Care Tips and Tricks

One great way to naturally fertilize your lawn is by using a mulching mower and leaving clippings in place. Applying too much fertilizer, on the other hand, can create...

5 Must Do Landscape Tasks for the Spring Garden

Continue preparing seed beds for new plantings. Break the soil down to a roughly level surface, so that it can dry out during sunny or windy weather. This will help...

Adding An Arbour Or Pergola To Your Garden

Gardeners have used arches, arbours, and pergolas to add interest and height to gardens since the time of the Romans, whose artwork depicts arches adorned with vines and...

Get Indoor Plants Ready for Spring

Spring cleaning is about more than just your closets and garage. Spruce up your houseplants with a green clean and they’ll stay happy and healthy all year. Having been...

5 Indoor Plants That You Can Grow In Your House Right Now

Here are 5 plants you can grow indoors. You don’t need a huge terrace or balcony: all you need is a little space right inside your home for these beautiful...

7 Tips for a High-Yield Vegetable Garden, Even When You’re Tight on Space

Imagine harvesting nearly half a ton of tasty, beautiful vegetables from a 15-by-20-foot plot, 100 pounds of tomatoes from just 100 square feet, or 20 pounds...

How to Maintain Your Garden Tools

Maintenance helps your garden tools last longer and perform better, so take time to properly clean, sand, sharpen, oil, and store your them for a lifetime of use. Follow...

8 Ideas for a Sleek Urban Garden

With planting space limited to containers and wooden planters, it’s easy to imagine this inviting outdoor living room as a city rooftop garden or modern backyard. Play...

The Winter Garden: Planning for Year Round Pleasure

We have our first snowfall here at the west coast today – perhaps the only one this winter – and our winter garden is looking ethereal. The soft fluffy flakes are...

4 Container Gardening (Soil) Tips That You Need To Know Now

Container gardening is fun but at the same time challenging too, but these container gardening tips can make things easier for you! 1. Avoid Using Garden Soil It...