Gardening

Gardening ideas for growing fruit and vegetables, herbs, and flowers.

Gardening

Bombs Away with Seed Bombs

Seed bombing has been popular in urban areas for some time. But the idea is applicable for other areas as well. What is seed bombing? It's a fun, easy, and environmentally friendly way to...
Ladybugs

Do Ladybugs Bring Good Luck?

Human beings are superstitious by nature and they belief that there are certain things and objects that can either bring them good luck or bad luck. One such thing that people claim to be...
Orchid Care

How to Repot Orchids

If you are growing orchids, then you should understand that the plants need to be repotted regularly. When repotting, it is essential to pay attention to the repotting medium, as it will be different...
Herb Propagation

10 Tips to Easily Double The Size of Your Herb Garden

After spending just a few dollars for your initial purchase of some herbal seed packages or seedlings, is that it? "Gee," you're wondering, "is this going to take forever for me to have a...
Bee Balm Herb

Bee Balm – A Beautiful Garden Herb Called Oswego Tea

Bee balm is a perennial herb, Monarda didyma, that is native to North America. It's a member of the mint family, Lamiaceae. Bee balm is a plant that grows best in damp habitats, adjacent...
Growing Potatoes

How to Grow Potatoes

Whenever you see the final product of a well prepared potato, persons hardly ever think about the effort that goes into producing it. Potatoes can be purchased from any local food store and are...
Flower Business

Growing Flowers for Fun or Profit

As the micro eco-farming movement continues, flower carts from mini flower farms: backyard to half an acre, are springing up on small town street corners and near busy urban coffee shops. U-pick flower patches...
About Rosemary

23 Fun Facts About Rosemary Plants

Rosemary is a lovely evergreen perennial herb with culinary, aromatic, and medicinal uses, and one of the favorites in herb gardening around the world. How much did you know about this magical plant? The...
Daisies - Flowers That Heal

Daisies – Flowers That Heal

Daisies are loved because of their simplicity and their lively colors. Their Latin name is Bellis parennis, which stands for "pretty", and "everlasting", respectively. Moreover, the name "daisy" is thought to be a modification...
Thyme Lawn

How to Create a Fragrant Herbal Lawn

Thyme is a wonderfully versatile herb that can be easily grown in a herb garden. Nowadays it's known mainly as a culinary herb, but back in the days of England's Queen Victoria it was...
Growing Fruit

28 Ideas for Fruit Growing in Your Garden

Simple but effective tips for growing a variety of fruit in your garden. To grow a peach tree from a stone, bury the stone outside for the winter to give it the cold period...
Growing Gooseberries

Growing Gooseberries in The Home Garden

You don't usually see gooseberries as much as say raspberries, cherries or strawberries - yet they have a wonderful taste and effect on the palate - so if you have room - give them...
Rose Bush

Rose Bush Care Gardening Monthly Plan

Of all the plants in your garden, roses require the most attention because of their unique requirements. Roses enjoy living uncluttered and clean. Without attention to the minor details of weeding, cleaning, and mulching,...
Growing Concord Grapes

Two Ways of Growing Concord Grape Vines to Maximize Your Garden Space

Growing Concord grape vines is habitually done in lands with wide, open spaces. This is one is the most frequent and common way of growing Concord grapes. Other than this traditional Concord grape-growing method,...
Growing Rosemary

You Can Grow Rosemary in a Container

You can grow rosemary in a container. These herb plants are ideal for growing in your favorite pots. Because they usually need to be brought indoors for the winter, they are a perfect choice...