There was a time when almost each house in the street had a vegetable garden somewhere on the property. Weekends would be spent by at least mom or dad, cultivating the garden, pulling out the weeds, putting stakes in the ground, planting new seeds, and generally cultivating the crops ...
April 2, 2018support
Before you learn the best methods on how to plant raspberries, you also need to know important information about raspberries. To grow raspberries, the most conducive time is around July, September or October although there are those that can bear fruit during the summer, depending on the time they're ...
April 1, 2018support
If you want to grow herb garden plants, this article will give you some background information about different kinds of herbs. There are annual, biennial, and perennial herbs, each having a unique distinction from each other. To successfully grow a garden, there is a need to find out how ...
March 31, 2018support
This may sound like a simple thing, however moisture levels in soils are crucial to plant and soil health. Water can be your best friend and your worst enemy. Picture how your land looks after it rains. Do you see some areas that drain well? Are there areas where ...
March 30, 2018support
Soil is the most vital component in all your gardening activities. It's therefore important to know the condition of your soil before venturing into home gardening. If your soil is healthy, you'll produce quality vegetables and fruits, and mostly likely you'll become successful in growing organic fruits and vegetables. The ...
March 29, 2018support
Soils for proper drainage: Soils hence should be able to allow proper drainage of water. Light sandy soils have humus forming materials enabling breaking up of closely packed particles of soil. It becomes essential for you to identify different types of soils first before planting trees, shrubs and plants in ...
March 28, 2018support
High quality soil is the key to any healthy herb garden. First, you must determine what type of soil you have, and then you can establish a plan for improving and/or maintaining it. This is one of the most important aspects of gardening because, along with needing water and ...
March 27, 2018support
Whether you want to plant an herb garden for culinary purposes or to use as medicinal healing. You need to know how to first begin to plant your garden. You need to decide if you want to do a small container garden or find a small piece of land in ...
March 26, 2018support
With the planting season upon us, now is the perfect time to start your outdoor herb garden. Herbs come in different colors, flora, scents, textures and heights making them pleasing to all five of our senses. Before starting your outdoor herb garden, there are some things that you need ...
March 25, 2018support
It is Spring! Now is the time to get your garden ready. It is time to clean out the old dead growth from last year and prepare your soil for this year. Time to decide what is a weed, and what is a plant. It is time to plant ...
March 24, 2018support