We will start our series off with a Rose , “Rugosa Rose” Many gardeners like this variety of rose for its hardiness , fragrance and ease of growth, as many of you know roses are not always the easiest flower to grow successfully. an important part of this series will be letting you know where the […]
After the long cold winter sometimes we don’t think it will ever happen, but spring does come eventually. The Sun shines brightly, the soil warms up and some of our favorites start the pop through the ground ,daffodils,crocuses and such. Getting the kids involved in gardening can be nothing but a good thing, they will […]
It’s a good idea to rotate your plantings, in fact you should do it..Sometimes it’s not that easy , particularly when you have limited space. But the advantages of doing it far outweigh the disadvantages. It helps prevents the recurrence of pests and different diseases in the beds. Rotation is also a benefit to the soil, because […]
Soil temperature is critical to Vegetable garden success: Learn about soil temperature here!
Why did my evergreens turn brown? Learn why here!
Great tips for container gardening to follow! Click here to learn more.
Companion Gardening will not completely solve all of the many problems you can have in your vegetable garden, but it will definitely help. The following is a list of some of the most commonly planted fruits and vegetables in the average garden, and the companion plants to help with pests and the disease that may […]
This is a very real possibility – with the technology of patenting seeds called Genetic Engineering (GE). This technology is imperfect at best,it’s cell invasion that transfers selected traits of one specie to the engineered specie. This can result in a plant that will resist some of the common problems some crops have. But in natures complex world, such manipulation of genes and cells can cause major problems.
Spring, when we gardeners start thinking about digging in the soil. Soil preparation is critical to succesful gardens. Plants receive many of their nutrients from the soil, so building your soil up to a point of it being beneficial is important.
Considering the hardships we’re all experiencing when it comes to buying eco-friendly fruits and vegetables that are not entirely injected with harmful substances for our own health, growing fruits in your own garden seems to be a top-notch idea. There are plenty of tips and pieces of advice you really need to be fully aware […]