Gardening : Home & Garden
Cool weather vegetable gardening offers many advantages, not the least of which is the colorful choice of crops that can be grown, like 'Bright Lights' chard, Red Russian Brussels sprouts, Osaka Purple mustard greens or any of the many other suggestions offered here
In discussing gutter cleaning tips, most homeowners would agree with me that when it comes to keeping your gutters clean, it is not an easy task; it is one that not only saps you of energy but also consumes your time and at the end of it, leaves you looking messy and very tired. Even at this, you ca
Properly harvesting your herb garden will permit you to enjoy the various array of services provided by them all year long even if you only grow them during the warm months. Always store them in air tight containers so that they don't lose any freshness and flavor and identify the containers fo
Basil is the main ingredient in pesto, a spicy yet savory-sweet sauce used in Italian cooking. Leaves are used to flavor many different dishes of Mediterranean origin, and basil plants are easy to grow. Start seed indoors six to eight weeks before the last expected frost and plant outside in late sp
If it feels like negative vibes are stagnating in your space, it's time to do some spiritual housekeeping. For thousands of years, indigenous people throughout the world have burned herbs and incense as a way of cleansing sacred spaces and healing illness. Native Americans perform a type of smoke ri
Having an organic garden is a great way to produce fresh chemical free vegetables to feed your family and friends. When growing organic vegetables the success results can differ from each gardener due to a number of factors. One main reason why beginner gardeners don't grow healthy vegetables i
The history of the indoor bonsai tree is fascinating in its own right, and can help the bonsai enthusiast increase their appreciation and enjoyment of this relaxing and rewarding art form.The bonsai traveled from China to Japan to the US and the rest of the world, crossing not only oceans, but centu
It's really fun to do gardening. Gardening is considered to be one of the hobbies that people engage to, mostly women. For these garden lovers, gardening has no equivalent when it comes to the joy and happiness that they feel especially when they are already harvesting the fruits of their labor
f you want your backyard transformed into a plushy extension of your house, try building a patio. A patio can be paved, enclosed, outdoor space, garden backyard and seating areas. It can be your ideal
In any case you want to add colour to your outdoors or want to make the place cheerful, plastic plants are the perfect choice! Not only they make the entire place full of life but ...
Damaging plant diseases, such as powdery mildew and black spot are caused by fungus. Fungi are microscopic spores found in the soil and on the roots, stems and leaves of the plants. They cause spots on the leaves, wilting and the eventual death of the plant if not properly treated. Treatment is in t
I grew up in a city where the only piece of lawn my family had to take care of was a small strip in front of the house. It was about 2 feet wide and roughly 10 feet long. With a weed wacker it took about one minute and with my neighbor's lawn mower it took about 10 seconds.
A rock garden design is a beautiful and practical approach to gardening. However, because the rock garden is difficult to change after it is in place, it's important to plan carefully before execution.