City dwellers often think gardening is only for those who live in suburbs or rural communities, but planting an urban garden can be easy. Whether you are planting a garden for yourself or your family, you can do your part to create a more sustainable and green future. These simple steps recommended by Arjan Stephens, … More 10 Tips for Urban Gardening
Although winter is still in full swing, that doesn’t mean you have to limit your gardening to warm weather months. On behalf of Burpee Home Gardens, a collection of leading garden vegetables, herbs and flowers, I’d love to share some tips for tending an indoor garden. We’d love if you’d consider sharing some of Burpee’s tips … More Grow an Indoor Garden This Winter with Tips from Burpee
Just came in from my gardening. Man it is amazing what happens to your garden over the winter. Here are 4 steps that made my life easy! 1- To prevent accumulating dirt under your fingernails while you work in the garden, draw your fingernails across a bar of soap and you’ll effectively seal the undersides … More Gardening Tips To Make Life Easy
If you’ve ever asked yourself which vegetables make the most sense to grow in your garden, a study from the founder of Square Foot Gardening has the answer. And the results may surprise. Mel Bartholomew, whose Square Foot Gardening books have sold 2.5 million copies, turned his calculator toward the food we grow in our … More #smartidea: New Book Guides You To Best Five Plants For Garden
You all know I a a garden girl.I have shared some of my moments with you here. Well, today I have some great info to share with you. Did you know… 1. Children’s stress levels fall within minutes of seeing green spaces. Knowing and experiencing nature makes us generally happier, healthier people. 2. Getting dirty … More How Your Yard Contributes To A Healthier You!
A visit to Home Depot Can be an adventure! Trust me! Their flower nursery can seem about overwhelming. I suggest that you go in with a staunch plan in what you want. Growing flowers in your garden can be frustrating. This year everything worked out just fine. I planted 4 planters of Supertunias and I must … More Gotta Grow: These Flowers Are The Best I Have Ever Planted