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Choosing Roses for Your Garden Planting Your Water Garden An Introduction to Butterfly Gardening
 
Choosing Roses for Your Garden

Choosing Roses for Your Garden

Planting Your Water Garden

Planting Your Water Garden

An Introduction to Butterfly Gardening

An Introduction to Butterfly Gardening

Winterizing Your Roses

Roses can be somewhat delicate, and special care should be taken to ensure their survival over the cold winter months. If you live in a very moderate climate with mild winters, you may not have to take any special steps. But in cooler climates, your roses should be protected. In the fall, you should start […]

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Butterfly Host Plants

Host plants are the plants that butterflies like to lay their eggs on. These are the plants that caterpillars feed off of while they’re growing, and may also provide a place for the caterpillars to make their cocoons. These plants may receive some damage, so be prepared for that. It’s surprising how many people plant […]

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Great Plants for Edible Landscapes

There are hundreds of edible plants that would look perfectly lovely in a landscape, but some of them work better than others. Many plants won’t look very good later in the season, for example. Some of them quickly turn dark and lose their leaves. You want plants that taste great, but keep their appearance long […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Flower Gardening

The first thing you need to do is learn a little bit about flowers in general. You need to learn the difference between annuals and perennials, for example. Annuals need to be replanted every year, but perennials keep blooming year after year. Always be sure to plan your flower garden carefully. You must choose flowers […]

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Types of Organic Fertilizers and Compost

Fertilizing your plants may not be quite as simple as it would be if you used chemicals in your garden. Chemical fertilizers are certainly convenient. Most of them come in a form that only needs to be mixed with water and sprayed onto plants. But organic gardeners need a good, organic way of fertilizing their […]

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Why Container Gardening Is The Best Way to Grow Plants

Container gardening has so many benefits, it’s hard to believe more people aren’t doing it. Although it has become more popular over the past couple of decades, it still isn’t as popular as many other methods. One of the biggest benefits of growing your plants in containers is the fact that it makes gardening accessible […]

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