How to Grow Avocados Indoors and Out
How to grow avocados is a question with a few answers possible. First it depends on how soon and if you want the tree to fruit. Grown from the seed an avocado fruit will take about ten years to mature and bear fruit - and this will only happen if...
How to Grow Ginger in Pots
Ginger is one of the most powerful and beneficial root plants you can buy, but what if you could have an endless supply grown right at home? Ginger can be expensive to purchase, and that's why growing your own is highly recommended. Not only that, but growing your own ginger ensures that there are no pesticides or other harmful ingredients. Today we'll show you how to grow ginger in pots and get a truly endless supply! How to Grow Ginger in Pots or Containers Step 1: Soak the Ginger Most…
20 Great Ways to Use Baking Soda in the Garden
Find out how to best use baking soda in the garden and for your plants. Sprinkled over vegetables and plants, baking soda is a great natural remedy for pest control. Includes a variety of worm, gnats and ants repellent recipes.
My " Not So Easy" Pinterest Project
This is my latest Pinterest project. It's not one of the "easy" ones tho! A couple of weeks ago, I stopped at an Estate Sale and bought this big box of clay flower pots for $10.00. I had wanted to do this clay pot wreath for about a year, so I thought "I'll just whip this out". WRONG!! It took about 5 hours to do. I used approximately 25 clay flower pots, a bag of moss, a grapevine wreath and some artificial succulents. I didn't want to use real, because on the front of the house where I'm…
30 Clever Gardening Tricks to Care for Hostas
30 Easy gardening tips and ideas to plant and care for hostas. How to care for hosta plants, perfect for front yard landscaping.
White vinegar is a gardener's best friend. Here are 16 nifty uses in the garden
White vinegar is more versatile thank you think. Try these out in the garden!
Chicken Wire Plant Cloche
Designed to protect garden seedlings, lettuce, strawberries, and other outdoor plants from hungry wildlife and indoor houseplants from curious cats.
How to Start Seeds in Containers
What You'll Need containers for starting seeds seed-starting soil mix seeds plant labels You can use pretty much anything you...
Pinterest Names the Hottest Gardening Trends of 2016
The list of trends Pinterest predicts will be huge in the New Year based on what people have been pinning has just been released. Want to know what's on the list? Here's a hint: apartment dwellers will have more ways than ever to incorporate flora and fauna into their lives.
Growing Basil: How to Propagate, Chop & Freeze - On Sutton Place
All About Basil: Growing, Propagating, Chopping & Freezing | The Complete Guide | Tips and easy ways to get the most out of your basil plants.
My First Crop of the Season
Urban farming has CHALLENGES, not the least of which is an army of cats that have discovered my nice soft raised beds and have been...welll...you know...DIGGING in them. Okay, not just digging. We know what I'm talking about right and...
How To Root An Already Cut Rose and Make It Bloom With This Fabulous Trick
If someone special has given you a beautiful rose, and you would like to keep it alive forever, this trick is for you! Today we teach you how to root a cut rose , in the simplest and most practical way, with this fabulous gardening trick. Look how to root a cut rose ,...
The Thrifty Kitchen Garden: Buy These 10 Vegetables Once and You'll Never Have to Buy Them Again
Are you looking to try your hand at a green thumb and growing your very own kitchen garden? Great! After all, what?s better than reaching as far as your window box, patio pots or, at furthest, your back yard? When the urge for homemade guacamole strikes ? Ole!