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Organic in the Garden - How to Grow Broccoli

Organic in the Garden - How to Grow Broccoli

Broccoli is a very nutritious vegetable and ideal for growing in the home garden. It needs plenty of nutrients towards the middle of its growing cycle. Organic mulches and fertilising practices will help prevent nutrient drain and will assist with maintaining moisture. Broccoli is a member of the Br......[Read More]
Backyard Makeover Tips

Backyard Makeover Tips

A lot of home owners are too busy to do backyard makeovers especially if they are satisfied with the available backyard space. But did you know that you can do a lot with your available backyard space......[Read More]
Garden Decor Gift Ideas

Garden Decor Gift Ideas

If you have a friend or family member who loves keeping a garden, consider finding a thoughtful gift to enhance their favorite outdoor space. However, instead of purchasing the ever-present garden gnome, try one of these tasteful and thoughtful gifts.......[Read More]
Bonsai Pot Wisdom

Bonsai Pot Wisdom

The secret to a beautiful bonsai comes down to starting right. Before you choose the plant, pick the place and the pot type that matches the environment. Then you can choose the tree and the style and......[Read More]
Things to Know Before Beginning a Hydroponic Garden

Things to Know Before Beginning a Hydroponic Garden

It may seem like hydroponics is a bit confusing, especially if a person has never done much traditional gardening before. All of the talk about pH, oxygen, carbon dioxide, and the other facets of this method of growing plants could sound overwhelming. It's like many other things that become so ......[Read More]
How to Use Sprinkler Systems for Irrigation and for Control of Fire

How to Use Sprinkler Systems for Irrigation and for Control of Fire

Excerpts: Sprinkler systems are very important in the field of irrigation to get crop maturity with less amount of water. It is also used to minimize the effect of fire in vast areas.......[Read More]
Rake & Leaf Tools

Rake & Leaf Tools

A summer of enjoying the shade of leafy trees gives way to a fall filled with the work that goes along with them. Leaves make good mulch, but you probably don't want them on your lawn all winter. A few tools can make gathering the leaves and hauling them off your lawn a little easier.......[Read More]
Grape Growing Made Easy!

Grape Growing Made Easy!

Grape growing is truly a satisfying hobby. Any type of gardening is, but after you finish growing yourself a few juicy table grapes, you'll realize just how special they are. This article lends a few points to you to help you on your grape growing journey!......[Read More]
Fall Gardening Can Produce Great Vegetables

Fall Gardening Can Produce Great Vegetables

Weather condititions may throw a curve in some gardeners minds when decideing to plant a fall or winter garden. Frosty conditions are truely something they think about. But little do they know,fall gardening can manufacture ... ......[Read More]
Aeonium Cactus Care

Aeonium Cactus Care

The aeonium is not true cacti, but actually a succulent. Like most other succulents, it is drought-tolerant and requires little care. It is sensitive to both extreme heat and cold. The aeonium is an attractive house and patio plant in most regions of the United States.......[Read More]
Preparing Sir Walter Buffalo Turf For Winter Months

Preparing Sir Walter Buffalo Turf For Winter Months

It is a wish of every lawn owner in Australia to see his or her lawn thrive throughout the year and stay lush, green, and healthy. Although, if they are not prepared at the beginning ... ......[Read More]
The Everlasting Strawflower

The Everlasting Strawflower

The everlasting strawflower will brighten your garden and your dried flower crafts.......[Read More]
Garden offices - An eco friendly and sustainable space

Garden offices - An eco friendly and sustainable space

As the name suggests, garden offices are specially designed as a place to work from a person's garden. They provide superb ambiance and tranquility away from the usual office distractions. As such a garden can ... ......[Read More]
The Choice of Bonsai Soil Can Have an Impact on the Cultivation of Healthy Bonsai

The Choice of Bonsai Soil Can Have an Impact on the Cultivation of Healthy Bonsai

Bonsai is the art of cultivating plant into miniaturized version of the actual trees. Although the same seedlings are used, the techniques used in grooming the plant stunt its growth. The roots and the crown are constantly pruned so as to fit into the tiny container, thus dwarfing its growth.......[Read More]
Fertigator Stands Up Strong Against Ez-flo

Fertigator Stands Up Strong Against Ez-flo

The number one question I have been getting when it comes to fertilizer systems otherwise known as fertigation” is what system is better? So I took a look at both systems in depth to give an unbiased view and find out which fertilizer system might be better for homeowners.......[Read More]
Tools to Start Indoor Gardens

Tools to Start Indoor Gardens

Growing an indoor garden can satisfy your gardening itch year-round. It also offers gardening opportunities to those without ample outdoor space and to those wishing to add color and life to their decor. You can grow a variety of herbs, vegetables, flowers and plants in your home with a few basic su......[Read More]
How To Prepare Your Garden For The Winter Months

How To Prepare Your Garden For The Winter Months

During the winter, it's good to prepare your garden for the colder months to get it ready for spring. Find out what you need to do that will help you do the right preparations.......[Read More]
Arguing For Paradise

Arguing For Paradise

If you have lived all your life in a city, like I have, then your need to be able to view and touch plants is something that has probably haunted you for years. At least in my case, the idea of developing my own garden came naturally one day during a discussion with some friends on my roof. As they ......[Read More]
Will Using Moth Balls Around Vegetable Gardens Be Dangerous?

Will Using Moth Balls Around Vegetable Gardens Be Dangerous?

Mothballs can effectively kill or drive away pests, but their toxic qualities make them too dangerous to use around vegetable gardens. The chemicals in mothballs can harm or kill humans and pets.......[Read More]