Gardening

How to grow Zucchini Vertically

How to grow Zucchini Vertically

If you want to start a vertical garden, learning to how to grow zucchini could be the first step to do so. Not only does Zucchini grow nicely into a vine, it doesn’t take too much trouble to grow as well. Read on to learn […]

10 Crops that you should direct sow in your garden

10 Crops that you should direct sow in your garden

Each and every year at this time, if our growing season is over we start to plan our next spring garden. I constantly hear people talking about when and how to start their seeds indoors.  The thing that a lot of people do not know […]

How to grow Blueberries in pots

How to grow Blueberries in pots

There is nothing better than growing your own fruit at home in your very own garden. Just think about it, you wake up in the morning and go out to harvest your very own blueberries.  Wouldn’t that be amazing?  Yes!  Blueberries can be easy to […]

How to root a tomato sucker

How to root a tomato sucker

The key is to start early, and take cuttings when the plant is still healthy.  Within several weeks, you will have new tomato plants.  Cloning tomato plants from suckers is quicker than starting a new crop from seed. Here is how to root a tomato […]

What is Hydroponic Gardening

What is Hydroponic Gardening

What is Hydroponic Gardening? Hydroponic gardening is a type of gardening where you grow plants without using soil. In hydroponics, plants are grown in water-based solutions. The solutions contain the necessary nutrients for plants to grow and to produce fresh food. Generally, you grow hydroponic […]

How to incorporate vegetable plants into your landscaping

How to incorporate vegetable plants into your landscaping

It’s not surprising that many people are opting to grow their own vegetables, especially since the food prices continue to rise. Many gardeners find themselves planting and tending to various plants and flowers, so why not add vegetable plants into the mix also. It is […]

The Top 10 Tomato Planting Tips for producing the healthiest plants

The Top 10 Tomato Planting Tips for producing the healthiest plants

What is the most popular vegetable to grow in your garden? Of course-tomatoes! Have you had a questionable past with growing your own tomatoes? You can grow tomatoes successfully if you follow these tomato planting tips! Planting tomato plants is easy. They are among the […]

Using seed tape to get the perfect garden spacing

Using seed tape to get the perfect garden spacing

How many times have you planted a handful of tiny seeds — onions and carrots or even herbs like basil!  Have you sown a row of tiny seeds, only to end up thinning out over half the seedlings? Using seed tape to get the perfect garden […]

Top 4 Tips to build healthy garden soil

Top 4 Tips to build healthy garden soil

Soil is a blend of organic material, water, air, and minerals. The organic matter comes from plant roots, microorganisms, and decaying plants and animals. When you follow these top 4 tips to build healthy garden soil, you will be pleased with your garden. When the […]

How to amend clay soil

How to amend clay soil

Gardening can be difficult when your garden is mostly clay soil. Clay soil is challenging because it is dense and holds a lot of moisture. It looks like nothing would grow in it. Most people blame the builders for removing the quality soil during the […]

What is succession planting

What is succession planting

’Growing a backyard garden can be a challenge when dealing with limited space. The solution is easy! There is a method known as succession planting and it is the most effective and efficient way to resolve this problem. With a little planning you can have enough […]

How to grow Strawberries in pots

How to grow Strawberries in pots

Fall is just around the corner.  Do you know what is amazing?  Picking fresh strawberries during the winter. Even on the coldest of winter days, you can enjoy fresh picked strawberries for your favorite snacks and desserts without having to pay the phenomenal costs at the grocery store. Here is […]

What is winter gardening

What is winter gardening

Most people believe that the vegetable gardening season ends in September and starts all over in April or May. While this may certainly be the time with the most agreeable temperatures – where you will spend more time outside – it isn’t true that winter […]

Top 10 Cherry Tomato varieties to grow in your garden

Top 10 Cherry Tomato varieties to grow in your garden

I get asked all the time, which cherry tomatoes are the best ones to grow? I also get the question, why do I grow a ton of cherry tomatoes? Every person will have their own reasons for growing a certain type or variety. For me, […]

Top 10 Tomato Varieties to grow in your garden

Top 10 Tomato Varieties to grow in your garden

I get asked all the time, which tomatoes are the best ones to grow? Of course, having said that, the most immediate thing that comes to mind is “best for whom.” Obviously each of us will have different ideas on what we want so I […]

How to grow garlic in pots

How to grow garlic in pots

Why grow your own garlic? It is easy to just buy it at the market.  Homegrown garlic is delicious!  Once you have grown your own, you will never buy it again!  You can easily grow it at home by learning how to grow garlic in […]

5 Ways to be Frugal with your container garden

5 Ways to be Frugal with your container garden

So you want to have your very own vegetable container garden? Are you concerned with the start up costs? Is it worth it?  Absolutely! Here are 5 ways to be frugal with your container garden. Before you know it, you’ll be a frugal vegetable container […]

The 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow

The 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow

Creating a salad that’s bursting with flavor and color is an art, but since most salad greens and enhancements go well together, it’s hard to go wrong. Here is our list of the 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow! Most seed companies now carry a wide […]

7 Quick Growing Veggies To Plant in your Garden

7 Quick Growing Veggies To Plant in your Garden

So everyone else started planting their vegetable garden months ago, and you’re a little behind—but that doesn’t mean you have to settle for grocery store veggies. You can still reap a tasty harvest if you plant these 7 Quick Growing Veggies in your garden. So gather up […]

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips Do you want to start organic gardening? Do you want to be successful at it? We’re here to help!  Here is our Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips! Tip #1 Start with a good organic soil. The soil is the […]