An overview on how to prepare colorful floral arrangements within the comfort of yourown home.
If you are an experienced gardener then it is not all that difficult for you to start picking out your plants, flowers and herbs for a new garden. Where it becomes a daunting task is for the beginner gardener. Of course there is the excitement of being able to start these types of gardens. It becomes daunting when one goes off to the garden center and is faced with a multitude of plants, flowers and herbs to choose from.
This is the first article among two in which I will be writing about which is the Christmas Poinsettia.This article contains all the information you need to know about how to grow a Poinsettia.The second explores how the tradition came to be as well as the legend behind the Poinsettia.
Why start your pruning and have it turn into a hack job or even worse kill your shrubs or trees by not knowing what to do. By following these simple guidelines you can prune your trees and shrubs correctly, as an expert would do.All images by author.
Not only gardens need care for the winter; greenhouses do as well. Find out how to care for your greenhouse in the winter, from cold greenhouses to warm.
With the cost of food jumping to unheard of levels in the grocery store many people are considering the home garden however you must use some common sense when deciding what to plant as some foods may be cheaper to purchase then to grow.
Horticulture is a fascinating aspect of gardening culture.
Most of us traditionally do a spring clean up to discard the accrued yearly waste from previous wintry storms. We seem to try outdoing the neighbors in the bag count we can fill, being oblivious of their true contents. Maybe we don’t realize the value and worth of it all.
Most of us have at one time or other visited grandma’s house to partake in her newly harvested tomatoes, or even freshly picked onions in the quaint back yard garden patch. You knew they were fresh because the garden soil had to be washed off those that were dug up.