Herbs That Grow Together In a Pot
These herbs that grow together can be planted in just one pot or directly in your herb garden outdoors for a full, healthy harvest in no time!
Companion Planting: Friend or Foe
As an organic home gardener, I am always researching and learning from successes and failures. I make mental notes and log what I've learned from current and past trials and errors, in preparation for my next seasonal garden plot! That prompted me to create my own comprehensive (or as much as I can) companion planting…
Dirty Little Secrets (or how to get great soil)
Ask anyone who has a lush garden "what's your secret", and they'll likely tell you that it's all about the soil. Soil is a living, dynamic ecosystem. Healthy
How to Plant an Avocado Tree
How to Plant an Avocado Tree. The next time you eat an avocado or use one in a recipe, save the stone or pit. Planting your own avocado tree is fun and easy. It is a perfect task for all ages — for the garden, for indoors, and also makes a...
HOW to STORE CARROTS for WINTER | In Your Refrigerator
How to Store Carrots for Winter. Fresh and Crisp. Store Carrots in your Refrigerator. Super simple way to have garden fresh carrots all winter long!
How to grow garlic: a step-by-step guide - Growing Family
How to grow garlic: a step-by-step guide to growing your own garlic. Includes when to plant garlic, easy planting instructions and when to harvest garlic.
Beginner's vegetable garden, salad garden, herb garden, tomato garden, canning garden, salsa garden, northern and southern seed collections - downloadable pdf charts
The 15 Most Underused Perennials You Should Plant in Your Garden
Most gardeners are familiar with classic perennials such as daylilies, peonies, hostas, and iris, but there's a whole host of less-known perennials that also can add color and interest to your garden. They may be a little harder to find at your garden center or online, but these gorgeous perennials are all worth the effort.
Brilliant vegetable garden tips, tricks and hacks for starters
Find the easiest and most helpful tips, tricks and hacks to grow the best vegetable garden at your home with this brilliant gardening aid for starters.
The Best Ways to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Garden
A visit from one of these colorful creatures always feels magical. Here's how you can encourage them to stop by more often.
Here's How to Grow Delicious Strawberries You Can Eat Straight From Your Garden
No store-bought strawberry could ever taste as good as a sun-ripened one picked fresh from your own plants. Here's what you need to know to grow the juiciest, sweetest fruit.
Rethink a Strawberry Planter: Grow Herbs!
Rethink the ordinary strawberry pot! Try planting herbs in the pocket for everyday enjoyment. The many planting pockets in a strawberry container are perfect for easy, fresh, grab-and-go herbs.
3 Unexpected Ways to Use Hydrangeas in Your Garden
This beloved heirloom shrub is always a show-stopper in the garden. Grow hydrangeas in ways you never thought possible with these cool tricks.