Aster flowers are a very common plant in North American gardens. The name of the plant is derived from the Greek word, meaning "star." Asters are a member of the sunflower family even though they look like a daisy in appearance. The main characteristic of the aster is that all ...
February 7, 2018support
The type of garden you are growing is not the issue, but getting the proper amount of water to the right plants at the right time is crucial for success. Disease is the first reason for needed a water timer. Some plants, like tomatoes are more prone to diseases if they ...
February 4, 2018support
Increasing numbers of home gardeners are turning against chemical fertilizers as the main means of feeding their garden plants. This trend is strengthened by the vague idea that chemical fertilizers are synthetic products and therefore unnatural. When it comes to growing edible plants, many people believe that they and their families ...
February 1, 2018support
Improving our yards or business establishments is our usual concern because all of us values beauty. We put flowering plants here and there, fences that serve as boundary, table and chairs to have refreshment or meal outdoors, swings, garden gnomes, and other material objects that we want to have in ...
January 29, 2018support
Using hydroponics to grow African Violets. African Violets are lush colorful small houseplants and are favorites throughout the world. Most people dearly love these small potted flowers because they are beautiful, abundant flowering plants that take little room and can grow in nearly any corner or on a window sill. Did you ...
January 26, 2018support
A beautiful outdoor garden becomes even more attractive when it has been accentuated with such items as outdoor fountains. The fountain may be only one or there may be several of them. It all depends on the degree or the atmosphere of serenity that you want to create, and the ...
January 23, 2018support
Things to keep in mind for a beautiful garden Main principles on the garden's design Bring the Japanese feeling into your garden with these basic steps. First of all, embrace the ideal of nature. That means, keep things in your garden as natural as possible, avoiding to include things that could disrupt ...
January 20, 2018support
Recreational gardening is supposed to be a refreshing and relaxing experience, to bring you close to nature and enjoy the fruits of her bounty. It's certainly not meant to be work. Leave back-breaking labor to the farmers and step away from your garden patch. Deck planter boxes aren't just ideal ...
January 17, 2018support
Gardening is a hobby that has increased in popularity throughout time. I'm sure that you know at least one or two people who have this for a hobby and you might be looking for a great gardening gift to give to them. There are plenty of gifts that you can get ...
January 14, 2018support
Ground cover is not all good news, however. There are some downsides, particularly if you have only a small garden, where space is a premium even though for large gardens the advantages certainly outweigh the disadvantages. The first is that a large spread of the same plant can be rather boring. ...
January 11, 2018support