In our opinion orchids rank among some of nature’s most beautiful flowers. Once you understand their basic needs it’s easy to grow them yourself. Most orchids require a moist, well draining media. There are several different types. A basic mix for growing orchids consists of coarse perlite, fir bark, and sphagnum moss. Different orchard varieties […]
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 […]
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Learn how is it is NOT to early to start thinking about spring gardening. Learn why March is a great month to start gardening.
Container gardening is a great way to add color anywhere in your yard, you can change the look of your deck or yard daily if you like.
Soil temperature is critical to Vegetable garden success: Learn about soil temperature here!
Why did my evergreens turn brown? Learn why here!
What better way to celebrate summer than planting your own tomato plant and picking fresh fruit right off the vine. It is never too early in the season to start thinking about your tomato garden. Growing great tasting tomatoes doesn’t just happen, however. It takes some time tested growing tips to get the earliest and sweetest tomatoes you can and continue to getting them all season.