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  • So you have some aloe vera plants and you want to start using the gel. Here, we cover the best ways to harvest and store aloe vera.

    How to Harvest Aloe Vera Gel

    How to Harvest Aloe Vera Gel

    by Sam Shepards1

  • How do you prune crepe myrtle trees and when do you prune them? These are just two of the questions answered in this article about this ornamental tree—a Southern favorite.

    Proper Pruning of Crepe Myrtles

    Proper Pruning of Crepe Myrtles

    by MariaMontgomery28

  • Learn to mix your own bonsai soil the right way to ensure your bonsai will stay healthy and grow to be vigorous works of art.

    How to Mix Your Own Bonsai Soil

    How to Mix Your Own Bonsai Soil

    by David Lieu12

  • Ohio’s climate is well-suited for growing cold-season vegetables—onions are on the list. Whether from seeds directly into the garden or transplanted plants, growing thickening and spreading onion bulbs is best done in the spring … but not always.

    Growing Onions in Ohio

    Growing Onions in Ohio

    by Teri Silver0

  • How do you grow peas from seed. I explain how long it takes for pea seeds to germinate and how far apart you need to plant them. It is easier to pick the pods if you plant them around a homemade trellis.

    How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Peas From Seeds

    How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Peas From Seeds

    by L M Reid11

  • Learn how to grow hydrangeas, how to plant and care for them. Learn how to change the colors Of your hydrangea and what fertilizers to use.

    How to Plant and Care for Hydrangeas

    How to Plant and Care for Hydrangeas

    by Barbara Badder24

  • If cared for properly, the Bonsai tree can be arguably one of the most beautiful house plants in the world. Follow these simple steps to properly care for your tree to ensure decades of beauty.

    How to Take Care of a Bonsai Tree

    How to Take Care of a Bonsai Tree

    by Kate Daily6

  • Need a unique addition to your patio garden? Well then, consider growing olive trees in containers! These hardy trees are perfect for small spaces, and will grow for many years to come.

    Growing Olive Trees in Containers

    Growing Olive Trees in Containers

    by Zach10

  • Growing Herbs in Pots is one of the most enjoyable and easiest technique to grow an herb garden that even a novice gardener can do. In this hub, I've listed some of the Top Five Best Tips I've learned about herb container gardening. These...

    Top Five Best Tips About Growing Herbs in Pots

    Top Five Best Tips About Growing Herbs in Pots

    by novaperson6

  • The Indian corn that we use for our fall decorations has been used for more than decorations throughout its long history.

    How to Grow and Dry Indian Corn

    How to Grow and Dry Indian Corn

    by Caren White8

  • If you're looking to maximize your container garden yields, learning how to grow beets in containers is a must. Fast-growing, great-tasting beets!

    How to Grow Beets in a Container

    How to Grow Beets in a Container

    by Zach13

  • Here we are discussing Marigold Tagetes, or the African Marigold, not the Calendula. Although both have their uses and benefits, the former is better at keeping gardens healthy and pest free.

    The Benefits of Marigolds Tagetes in the Garden

    The Benefits of Marigolds Tagetes in the Garden

    by Fiona16

  • Teacup orchids and orchids in general are not as difficult as you think to grow. Learn some tips and ideas to grow and collect orchids for your home

    How to Care for Mini Teacup Orchids

    How to Care for Mini Teacup Orchids

    by Linda F Correa15

  • This is one heirloom cucumber that you won't forget. Mouse melon vines produce ample amounts of delicious tiny fruits. In this article, explore how to grow mouse melons.

    How to Grow Mouse Melons

    How to Grow Mouse Melons

    by Zach17

  • Flowering crabapple trees are not only beautiful, but provide vital food for wildlife during the long winter and early spring. Here's how to find varieties that keep their fruit over winter.

    Flowering Crabapple Trees - Four Seasons of Beauty

    Flowering Crabapple Trees - Four Seasons of Beauty

    by Diane Cass57

  • Draw these exquisite birds to your yard with a quick and easy DIY nectar. Learn about the health benefits of homemade hummingbird food, how to store extra nectar, and fun facts!

    A Super Easy Recipe for Hummingbird Food

    A Super Easy Recipe for Hummingbird Food

    by Melanie Palen12

  • Interested in adding something very different to your houseplant collection? Check out the barrel cactus—but there are some things you will need to know before you make your final decision.

    Caring for Indoor Barrel Cactus

    Caring for Indoor Barrel Cactus

    by thoughthole0

  • This guide shows you what fittings you need to connect up your garden hose to an indoor or garden tap and also how to attach it to spray nozzles, sprinklers, pressure washers and coiled hoses.

    The Complete Guide to Garden Hose Fittings

    The Complete Guide to Garden Hose Fittings

    by Eugene Brennan5

  • The snake plant, Sansevieria trifasciata, is a very common and easy to grow house plant. Growing snake plant is very easy due to its ability to tolerate low light environments and irregular watering. One of the major benefits of the snake plant is in its ability to purify air, which makes it great for rooms that receive very little fresh air.

    Snake Plant Care

    Snake Plant Care

    by Sean Hemmer0

  • Are your precious crops being eaten by cabbage worms? There are natural ways to control them and protect your food from both insects and chemicals.

    Natural Ways to Control Cabbage Worms

    Natural Ways to Control Cabbage Worms

    by rpalulis55

  • This guide will show you how to plant, grow and harvest spring onions, also known as scallions or green onions. I also provide some recipes for coleslaw and potato salad, so that you can make some tasty side dishes with your own freshly grown vegetables.

    Planting, Growing and Harvesting Spring Onions

    Planting, Growing and Harvesting Spring Onions

    by L M Reid9

  • What bulbs bloom first in spring? Find the best, early blooming spring bulbs to pack a punch of color in the garden as the snow begins to melt.

    Earliest Blooming Spring Bulbs

    Earliest Blooming Spring Bulbs

    by Leah Lefler28

  • Save on Easter Lilies! When Easter has passed, the potted flowers that many churches use to adorn the front are available to be taken home. They can be recycled for garden planting.

    How to Plant, Transplant, and Grow Easter Lilies

    How to Plant, Transplant, and Grow Easter Lilies

    by Howard S.21

  • Wisteria is a magnificent vining plant that boasts beautiful cascades of lavender, pink, or white flowers each spring. Find out how to successfully grow and care for a wisteria vine.

    Wisteria Vine: Types, Care, and Propagation

    Wisteria Vine: Types, Care, and Propagation

    by Megan Machucho1

  • Reflexa, the intriguing contemporary interior bush. Caring for this houseplant may be easier than you think once you know a little bit about this interesting specimen. Look inside the Thoughthole to learn more about this mysterious, randomly winding, visually striking, showpiece.

    Caring for Dracaena Reflexa;  Song of India,  Jamaica, Pleomele

    Caring for Dracaena Reflexa; Song of India, Jamaica, Pleomele

    by thoughthole8

  • The beautiful peace lily is a great houseplant that is very hardy and easy to look after. However, to get the best out of it you need to know how to look after it, so look no further...

    How to Take Care of a Peace Lily

    How to Take Care of a Peace Lily

    by help for teachers2

  • This plant is called fire sticks because of its branching effect and red color. You will see it everywhere as gardeners switch to drought tolerant plants. It grows profusely. Here are some care tips.

    Fire Sticks Succulent Care and Cautions

    Fire Sticks Succulent Care and Cautions

    by Sherry Venegas28

  • Growing and caring for Venus flytraps is easier than you might think. Just give them lots of sunlight, keep their soil damp, and water with distilled water or rainwater. Avoid touching them frequently, and prune any flowers and dead leaves.

    How to Grow and Care for Venus Flytraps

    How to Grow and Care for Venus Flytraps

    by Marites Mabugat-Simbajon17

  • Miniature rose bushes are hybrid roses that are bred to remain small in size. Despite their small size, they are actually very hardy and most varieties are long blooming. Here are a few tips on how to care for your miniature rose bush as an indoor houseplant.

    Miniature Rose Bush - Indoor Care

    Miniature Rose Bush - Indoor Care

    by Sheila Brown71

  • Yuccas are very common in arid regions of the Americas. The yucca plant is easy to care for and it has care requirements that are similar to cacti. This article will address basic yucca maintenance and it will provide tips for identifying common problems one may encounter while raising yucca.

    How to Take Care of a Yucca Plant

    How to Take Care of a Yucca Plant

    by Sean Hemmer7

  • Do plants like music? It's a controversial topic: Studies have supported the claim that music can result in better growth, but many disagree with those findings. Hear both sides & decide for yourself.

    The Effect of Music on Plant Growth

    The Effect of Music on Plant Growth

    by Mazlan146

  • With a little effort, you can turn one coleus plant into a flowerbed of bright color with ease. Here's how to propagate these gorgeous ornamental plants in four easy steps.

    How to Grow Coleus From Stem Cuttings

    How to Grow Coleus From Stem Cuttings

    by Jill Spencer39

  • Do you have a woodchuck, often called a groundhog, in your backyard? This article will cover 12 ways to remove or kill these intruders, so you can enjoy a lawn without any terrible-looking tunnels.

    12 Effective Ways to Get Rid of Groundhogs for Good

    12 Effective Ways to Get Rid of Groundhogs for Good

    by Barbara Badder34

  • The jade plant is a beautiful, lush, indoor succulent that stays green all year round. With a few simple tips, anyone can have a thriving jade plant for years to come.

    How to Care for a Jade Plant

    How to Care for a Jade Plant

    by Kate Daily8

  • Most people are shocked when I answer their question, "How often should I water a cactus?" Read this article because you may be killing your cactus by watering too much or too little.

    How Often Do You Water a Cactus?

    How Often Do You Water a Cactus?

    by SueWithTwo7

  • A great way to grow potatoes in small spaces. Try growing potatoes in containers to save space and grow in an environment that's easy to maintain.

    How to Grow Potatoes in Containers

    How to Grow Potatoes in Containers

    by Audrey Kirchner84

  • A beautiful houseplant suddenly covered in webbing, the plant may have a Spider Mite infestation. Find out more about how to identify and treat these destructive, and industrious little pests.

    Webbing on Houseplant? You May Have Spider Mite

    Webbing on Houseplant? You May Have Spider Mite

    by thoughthole4

  • Interested in making compost for your garden? These 25 tips will help you get started. (Recipe for super-fast compost included.)

    25 Tips for Making Compost

    25 Tips for Making Compost

    by Jill Spencer22

  • Shamrocks are traditionally associated with St. Patrick's Day, but they can be very difficult to grow. Their various forms make them a bit of a mystery to those wishing to plant. Learn to grow them!

    How to Grow Shamrocks for St. Patrick's Day

    How to Grow Shamrocks for St. Patrick's Day

    by Becki Rizzuti9

  • If I've learned one important thing over many years of starting flowers and vegetables from seed, it's that you don't need to spend much money to get a super result.

    My Favorite Cheap Seed Starting Supplies

    My Favorite Cheap Seed Starting Supplies

    by landocheese12

  • Fresh vegetables not only taste better but are also much better for you. These are what I consider to be the 5 best vegetables to plant in your garden to eat healthier and save money on your grocery bill all year round.

    5 Best Garden Vegetables to Can or Freeze

    5 Best Garden Vegetables to Can or Freeze

    by Sheila Brown119

  • Detailed instructions on how to "clone" your favorite geranium plant from a cutting. It's easy to do, and each new plant has the same characteristics of the first so there will be no surprises!

    How to Propagate Geraniums From Cuttings

    How to Propagate Geraniums From Cuttings

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney24

  • Beautiful, hardy native azaleas (a type of rhododendron) add color to the landscape. They are perfect for hummingbirds, butterflies, and sustainable gardens. Many photographs illustrate this page.

    Native Azaleas of Louisiana in Pictures

    Native Azaleas of Louisiana in Pictures

    by Yvonne L B3

  • Collecting Nasturtium seeds is easy, and even inexperienced gardeners can achieve great success saving and growing collected seeds the following season.

    Collecting Nasturtium Seeds

    Collecting Nasturtium Seeds

    by TheNerdyGardener1

  • Kangaroo paw plants are a unique addition to any flower garden! Their blooms will amaze any passerby and also tempt the local hummingbirds to make a pit stop near your home. Learn the basics of caring for these lovely plants below!

    The Basics of Kangaroo Paw Plant Care

    The Basics of Kangaroo Paw Plant Care

    by Zach15

  • A container garden just isn't complete without the addition of fast growing radishes. In this article, learn how to grow radishes in containers.

    Grow Radishes in Containers

    Grow Radishes in Containers

    by Zach15

  • If you have a beautiful dieffenbachia plant, you can actually clone it by taking cuttings and have more plants with the exact same characteristics. If you don't own one already, the purchase of one from a garden center can be a good investment, as they can grow indoors for many years to come.

    How to Propagate a Dieffenbachia Plant Using Cuttings

    How to Propagate a Dieffenbachia Plant Using Cuttings

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney12

  • Willow is wonderful and extremely easy to grow from cuttings. This guide shows you how to propagate this useful plant.

    How to Grow Willow From Cuttings

    How to Grow Willow From Cuttings

    by Eugene Brennan10

  • The parlour palm, or Chamaedorea elegans, is one of the most popular houseplants due to its ease of care and minimal light requirements. But proper care is still essential to keep it healthy. This guide will tell you everything you need to keep your parlour palm thriving.

    How to Grow and Divide Parlour Palms

    How to Grow and Divide Parlour Palms

    by Sean Hemmer0

  • This is a guide to the top 10 easy perennial plants to grow from seed. Perhaps you are looking at packets of perennial flower seeds and are wondering which ones are the best and the easiest to grow. Hopefully something here will be of help.

    Top 10 Easy Perennial Plants to Grow From Seed

    Top 10 Easy Perennial Plants to Grow From Seed

    by GardenExpert99918

  • Lower the cost and reduce the hassle of filling seasonal containers by reusing last year’s potting soil. To minimize risk to your plants and maximize the effectiveness of used soil, follow these recycling tips.

    How to Reuse Potting Soil Safely

    How to Reuse Potting Soil Safely

    by Jill Spencer59

  • This article will provide you with all the information you need to know to dig up your tuberous begonias and store their roots over the winter. It will also describe how to restart your plant from tubers in the spring, as well as provide additional information about tuberous begonias in general.

    How to Store Tuberous Begonias for Winter and Restart Them in Spring

    How to Store Tuberous Begonias for Winter and Restart Them in Spring

    by Sandi8

  • As an organic farmer, I look for natural ways to solve any pest control problems. Neem is the ideal plant as it's a vigorous growing tree and both its leaves and seeds have repellent properties.

    How to Use Neem Leaf as a Natural Pesticide

    How to Use Neem Leaf as a Natural Pesticide

    by Mary Wickison73

  • Many plants grow in shade. If you know which plants are shade-loving, you can plant them in the right place so they are more likely to thrive.

    Plants That Will Grow in the Shade

    Plants That Will Grow in the Shade

    by Diana Grant26

  • Learn how to build and maintain a plant terrarium in 7 easy steps. Includes a list of appropriate terrarium plants, how to choose the container and environment, and how to plant and maintain your terrarium. Lots of tips!

    How to Make a Plant Terrarium

    How to Make a Plant Terrarium

    by Kate P31

  • Bananas are produced in tall plants, which are often mistaken as trees. The uses of banana trees or different parts of the plants are numerous. In fact, all the parts of a banana plant are useful.

    10 Uses Of Banana Trees

    10 Uses Of Banana Trees

    by VioletteRose28

  • Your reward when you grow California Poppies properly is a garden filled with long-lasting, bright colors of orange, red and yellow. This article will present you with ways to plant them and keep them looking spectacular!

    How, When and  Where to Grow Spectacular California Poppies

    How, When and Where to Grow Spectacular California Poppies

    by Mike and Dorothy McKenney2

  • Read more about what is required for proper cherry tree hole preparation in the desert, tree location, soil prep, insect and disease treatment and control, and fertilizer. Enjoy summer cherry dessert!

    How to Grow Bing Cherry Trees in Arizona

    How to Grow Bing Cherry Trees in Arizona

    by John R Wilsdon2

  • No cottage or country garden would be complete without showy stalks of hollyhock (A. rosea.) From germination to storing seeds, this guide makes growing these old-fashioned favorites a little easier.

    How to Grow Hollyhock From Seed

    How to Grow Hollyhock From Seed

    by Jill Spencer92

  • Meet the contemporary counterpart of the popular Dracaena houseplant's. A controlled compact design make the Dracaena Compacta a very stylish fit for a modern motiff. Look inside the Thoughthole to learn more about this upright foliar majesty.

    Caring for Dracaena Compacta Janet Craig

    Caring for Dracaena Compacta Janet Craig

    by thoughthole17

  • Bamboo cuttings are a form of vegetative propagation that uses part of a parent plant to produce a new plant. There are three relatively easy methods of bamboo cuttings; root mass divisions, rhizome cuttings, and culm burial. Each method has different moisture and soil requirements as well.

    How to Grow Bamboo Cuttings

    How to Grow Bamboo Cuttings

    by Sean Hemmer4

  • An introduction to assembling a simple hydroponic grow tub. A step by step guide to buying and building this deep water culture hydroponic system yourself.

    Hydroponic Tubs: A Build-It-Yourself Guide

    Hydroponic Tubs: A Build-It-Yourself Guide

    by Preacherwolf20112

  • Learn everything you need know how to grow Asiatic lilies. They are some of the most beautiful flowers available.

    How to Grow Asiatic Lilies

    How to Grow Asiatic Lilies

    by Barbara Badder32

  • Acidic soil will cause growth failure in plants, as they are unable to take up the necessary nutrients to thrive. Increase soil pH by adding lime or wood ashes at the appropriate time of year!

    How to Make Soil Less Acidic

    How to Make Soil Less Acidic

    by Leah Lefler10

  • Jalapeño peppers are a festive and bountiful addition to any container garden. Learn how to grow jalapeños in containers today!

    Growing Jalapeños in a Pot

    Growing Jalapeños in a Pot

    by Zach38

  • It's one thing to read about hydroponic gardening in your home and quite another to actually do it. Here are instructions for how to build a vertical indoor vegetable garden using hydroponics.

    How to Build an Indoor Hydroponic Vegetable Garden

    How to Build an Indoor Hydroponic Vegetable Garden

    by watergeek19

  • The Pachira aquatica, commonly referred to as the money tree or money plant, is commonly used as a houseplant and in Feng shui. They are easy to care for if you follow a few simple guidelines.

    How to Care for Money Trees

    How to Care for Money Trees

    by Sean Hemmer17

  • One of the most beautiful house plants in the plant world is the Peace Lily. This article is a guide on how to care for them.

    How to Care for a Peace Lily Plant

    How to Care for a Peace Lily Plant

    by Kate Daily22

  • The catalpa tree, sometimes referred to as the Indian bean tree, is a unique, ornamental tree with white flowers and long seed pods whose numerous species can be grown in many climates.

    Catalpa Tree Facts, Uses, and Planting Tips

    Catalpa Tree Facts, Uses, and Planting Tips

    by Ron Noble16

  • These 20 apps, ranging from free to under $20, are fun, useful tools for home gardeners, landscapers & nature lovers. Updated to include specialty apps about cacti, wildflowers, veggies, & mushrooms.

    20 Smartphone Apps for Plant Lovers

    20 Smartphone Apps for Plant Lovers

    by Jill Spencer34

  • Many people buy a juniper bonsai to keep inside their home, apartment, or office, but indoor junipers will die. These five species will survive inside and make great bonsai.

    Five Species That Make Great Indoor Bonsai

    Five Species That Make Great Indoor Bonsai

    by Michael1

  • Whatever the colors of the blooms are; white, yellow, pink, red or blue, I'd say their shaped would be the first thing that people notice about them. Now let's see all those flowers that are in their bell-shape forms!

    All Those Bell-Shaped Flowers

    All Those Bell-Shaped Flowers

    by precy anza6

  • As water and energy prices rise, many people are seeking alternatives to the traditional, thirsty, labor-intensive American lawn. Here are the pros and cons of letting clover grow in your lawn.

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Clover Lawns

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Clover Lawns

    by kerryg70

  • Learning how to grow mint indoors is an easy and rewarding experience. Several factors impact the ability to grow indoors—learn how here.

    How to Grow Mint Indoors

    How to Grow Mint Indoors

    by Sean Hemmer10

  • I explain how long it takes to grow goji berries from seed or young plants. What are the health benefits of goji berries. How to grow goji berry tree in your garden. Step-by-step instructions with videos and pictures

    How to Grow a Goji Berry Tree in Your Garden

    How to Grow a Goji Berry Tree in Your Garden

    by L M Reid31

  • The snake plant is a hardy plant that grows great indoors and outdoors. It can even absorb toxins from the air you breathe! Proper care is vital so follow these snake plant care instructions.

    How to Care for a Snake Plant

    How to Care for a Snake Plant

    by Kate Daily1

  • Black walnut is a great tree to have around. It yields beautiful wood, great tasting nuts, and the hulls have medicinal properties. It has a wonderful taste and you can use it in cooking. Find out more about this interesting plant and fruit.

    Black Walnut and What You Can Do With It

    Black Walnut and What You Can Do With It

    by Cynthia Calhoun33

  • Sansivieria, Snake Plant, Mother In Laws Tongue, or Devil's Tongue, no matter what you choose to call it everything you have ever wanted to know about keeping a happy healthy Sansevieria plant lies in this article. Look inside the Thoughthole find out more.

    Caring for Sansevieria (aka Snake Plant)

    Caring for Sansevieria (aka Snake Plant)

    by thoughthole6

  • If you love the classic spring tulip flower, you’ll be sure to love the tulip tree for its grande stature, fanciful bloom, and brightly colored leaves.

    How to Care for Tulip Trees

    How to Care for Tulip Trees

    by Diane Lockridge7

  • Learn to recycle old egg cartons and coffee grounds to sprout beautiful, healthy seedlings for your garden with this efficient and ec0-friendly seed starting technique.

    Growing Seeds in an Egg Carton

    Growing Seeds in an Egg Carton

    by Christy Kirwan8

  • Here is a complete guide of everything you need to know how and when to prune rose bushes. As well as brief overview of pros and cons of most popular rose species.

    How to Prune a Rose Bush

    How to Prune a Rose Bush

    by Angela Michelle Schultz8

  • English ivy is an attractive plant that may be invasive in North America. It's both helpful and harmful for humans, other living things, and the environment.

    English Ivy Facts, Uses, and Problems

    English Ivy Facts, Uses, and Problems

    by Linda Crampton64

  • Tips from my 10 years of experience growing and harvesting stevia: Which type to buy, how to grow, harvest, and dry it, and why some stevia has a bitter taste.

    How I Grow and Harvest Stevia

    How I Grow and Harvest Stevia

    by LongTimeMother29

  • Wisterias are beautiful vines known for their vibrant colors that can stop traffic. But they are also notorious for growing aggressively. This article will explain how to successively grow and care for one.

    How to Plant, Prune, and Care for Wisterias

    How to Plant, Prune, and Care for Wisterias

    by Sharon Vile25

  • A symbol of good luck, lucky bamboo is a beautiful plant that is surprisingly easy to cultivate. Learn plant care tips as well as information about its significance for both feng shui and vastu shastra.

    Care, Growth, and Feng Shui Meaning of Lucky Bamboo

    Care, Growth, and Feng Shui Meaning of Lucky Bamboo

    by Nithya Venkat77

  • Where deer are concerned, there is good news and bad news. The bad news is that no plant is 100% deer proof. The good news is that there are plants that deer will only eat as a last resort.

    Flowers and Shrubs That Deer Won't Eat

    Flowers and Shrubs That Deer Won't Eat

    by Caren White13

  • Plant-related poisonings are the third leading cause of illnesses and death in children, and they're responsible for thousands of pet poisoning emergencies each year. These 8 plants are safe to keep in your home, and they won't pose a threat to kids or pets.

    8 Non-Toxic House Plants for Children, Cats, and Dogs

    8 Non-Toxic House Plants for Children, Cats, and Dogs

    by Jayme Kinsey26

  • As more and more gardeners are turning to organic, chemical free gardens, it can be difficult to figure out a way to kill grass when you don't want to use a herbicide to do it. I have come up with a way to easily kill grass without endangering the environment and others with chemicals.

    How to Kill Grass Without Using Chemicals

    How to Kill Grass Without Using Chemicals

    by Helena Ricketts9

  • Planting healthy grass seed in Ohio depends on the time frame, temperature, method and soil alkalinity.

    Grass Seed Planting in Ohio

    Grass Seed Planting in Ohio

    by Teri Silver0

  • These top 10 perennials are among the best, most colorful, perennial garden plants. They grow in a wide range of conditions and have proven reliable for generations of gardeners.

    10 Best Perennial Plants for Anyone's Garden

    10 Best Perennial Plants for Anyone's Garden

    by Ilona E33

  • Growing your own vegetables is such fun and it can be done in a small garden in a container. Then you know that they are truly organically grown and they're so fresh and such healthy food, too.

    How to Grow Sweet Potatoes in a Container

    How to Grow Sweet Potatoes in a Container

    by Bronwen Scott-Branagan35

  • Gardening in the shade can be a challenge for many gardeners. This list of the best perennials for shady gardens will get you off to a great start.

    The Best Perennials for the Shade

    The Best Perennials for the Shade

    by Kathy Hull5

  • An illustrated guide to growing nine favorite perennial herbs. These common essential culinary herbs will grow year after year, giving you a fresh supply of herbs for your kitchen.

    9 Herbs for Your Perennial Herb Garden

    9 Herbs for Your Perennial Herb Garden

    by Nicolette Goff21

  • A stressed garden's best companion. Learn the natural insecticidal, fungicidal and cleansing benefits to using hydrogen peroxide for plants.

    Hydrogen Peroxide for Plants

    Hydrogen Peroxide for Plants

    by Zach76

  • Iris, Azalea, and Hydrangea are poisonous garden plants - which parts of plant, symptoms, what to do in case of emergency. Protect children, wash hands after touching. May be poisonous to pets

    Poisonous Garden Plants: Iris, Azalea, Hydrangea

    Poisonous Garden Plants: Iris, Azalea, Hydrangea

    by Diana Grant80

  • Inexpensive and ordinary, clay pots possess a pleasingly earthy appeal.

    In Praise of Clay Pots

    In Praise of Clay Pots

    by Jill Spencer15

  • Organic and sustainable, liquid seaweed fertilizer can be harvested without damaging the environment and is one of the best fertilizers you can use on your plants. This guide will cover how it's made and provide a variety of tips on how best to use the miracle algae.

    The Benefits of Liquid Seaweed Fertilizer

    The Benefits of Liquid Seaweed Fertilizer

    by Cindy Lawson88

  • Looking for great acid-loving plants to grow in your naturally ericaceous garden soil? Some plants just love acid soils and will reward you over and over by putting on a great display year after year.

    Ten Acid-Loving Plants

    Ten Acid-Loving Plants

    by GardenExpert9995

  • Water tomato plants a little away from the stem to encourage the plant to spread its roots. Learn some of the best watering techniques from someone who has been growing tomatoes for years. These tips and guidelines would take you a long way. Read on and you could become an expert yourself!

    Watering Tomatoes: When, How Often & How Much - 5 Pro Tips

    Watering Tomatoes: When, How Often & How Much - 5 Pro Tips

    by Brandon Lobo58

  • Natal Mahogany is a plant is a finicky but beautiful tree often misidentified, and subsequently cared for improperly leading to a swift fatality. Awareness of the true identity can prevent disaster.

    Caring for a Natal Mahogany Plant, Trichilia Emetica

    Caring for a Natal Mahogany Plant, Trichilia Emetica

    by thoughthole2

  • Do you cringe at what might be sprayed on your lettuce and other vegetables? Why not grow it yourself using an easy hydroponic system? No dirt means no mess, just healthier and faster growing plants.

    25 of the Best Plants for Indoor Hydroponic Gardens

    25 of the Best Plants for Indoor Hydroponic Gardens

    by Mary Wickison30

  • After my backyard was invaded by hundreds of crows, I put a variety of crow scares to the test to find the best ways to humanely get rid of them.

    How to Get Rid of Backyard Crows

    How to Get Rid of Backyard Crows

    by KA Hanna3

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