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It is so satisfying when a garden tip is simple yet solves a problem or makes things easier. Have a look at these ideas and see what could help with your gardening.
12 Odd But Useful Garden Tips & Solutions — Empress of Dirt
It is so satisfying when a garden tip is simple yet solves a problem or makes things easier. Have a look at these ideas and see what could help with your gardening.
Whether you want to reduce your grass lawn or replace it, there are lots of options for alternative eco-lawns including wildflowers, clovers, and fescue grass seed mixes. The recommended seed mixes are suited to hardiness zones 3 to 9 in Canada and the United States.
How to Replace Lawn With Wildflower Seed Mix
Whether you want to reduce your grass lawn or replace it, there are lots of options for alternative eco-lawns including wildflowers, clovers, and fescue grass seed mixes. The recommended seed mixes are suited to hardiness zones 3 to 9 in Canada and the United States.
To “deadhead” means to remove old flower blooms. This helps tidy up plants we don’t want to produce seeds and makes room for second blooms. Many of our favorite plants bloom repeatedly including petunias, daisies, echinacea, and more.
How to Deadhead Flowers & Make Way for More Blooms
To “deadhead” means to remove old flower blooms. This helps tidy up plants we don’t want to produce seeds and makes room for second blooms. Many of our favorite plants bloom repeatedly including petunias, daisies, echinacea, and more.
Yes, you can grow hostas in sun or shade. We think of hostas as shade plants, but there are plenty of sun-tolerant varieties providing gorgeous leaf colors, textures, flowers, and fragrance.
49 Hostas for Sunny Locations & How To Keep Them Happy
Yes, you can grow hostas in sun or shade. We think of hostas as shade plants, but there are plenty of sun-tolerant varieties providing gorgeous leaf colors, textures, flowers, and fragrance.
What’s it like to garden in Hawai’i? Here’s a look at life as a gardener in Ahualoa, Hawai’i (United States) with Kris of the homesteading blog, Attainable Sustainable.
Life as a Gardener in Hawai‘i
What’s it like to garden in Hawai’i? Here’s a look at life as a gardener in Ahualoa, Hawai’i (United States) with Kris of the homesteading blog, Attainable Sustainable.
There are several options for self-watering systems to keep your garden plants safe during the heat of summer. Automatic watering is essential if you will be on vacation or unable to water during the intense heat of summer afternoons. Some of these options also work for indoor houseplants.
Smart & Simple Ways to Automate Your Garden Watering
There are several options for self-watering systems to keep your garden plants safe during the heat of summer. Automatic watering is essential if you will be on vacation or unable to water during the intense heat of summer afternoons. Some of these options also work for indoor houseplants.
This tutorial has step-by-step instructions for making your own rain barrel with simple parts from the hardware store. Yard Art, Rain Catcher Diy Water Barrel, Rain Barrels Diy, Rain Water Barrel, Rain Barrels, Diy Gutters, Gardening For Beginners, Water Barrel, Rain Garden
How to Make a Rain Barrel
This tutorial has step-by-step instructions for making your own rain barrel with simple parts from the hardware store.
Indoor Seed Starting for Beginners | Sow Indoors Grow Outdoors is a complete, easy-to-follow guide for new gardeners who want to start seeds indoors to grow outdoor plants.
Seed Starting for Beginners: Sow Inside Grow Outside
Indoor Seed Starting for Beginners | Sow Indoors Grow Outdoors is a complete, easy-to-follow guide for new gardeners who want to start seeds indoors to grow outdoor plants.
Beneficial nematodes are recommended as an alternative insecticide to treat problems like grub infestations in grass lawns. Let’s look at the pros and cons and see if they are a good fit for an eco-beneficial approach to gardening.
The Problem With Buying Beneficial Nematodes For Grub Control
Beneficial nematodes are recommended as an alternative insecticide to treat problems like grub infestations in grass lawns. Let’s look at the pros and cons and see if they are a good fit for an eco-beneficial approach to gardening.
Use these smart, simple tips to save time and money in the garden, and, in some instances, avoid making long-term mistakes well. Pinching zinnias, making use of burlap, and avoiding invasive plants are just a few of the ways you can help your garden thrive without creating other issues.
10 Unexpected Garden Tips To Save Time, Money, & Heartache
Use these smart, simple tips to save time and money in the garden, and, in some instances, avoid making long-term mistakes well. Pinching zinnias, making use of burlap, and avoiding invasive plants are just a few of the ways you can help your garden thrive without creating other issues.
There is a lot of advice about using hydrogen peroxide for various garden uses but there is little or no research to guide us regarding what works and how to apply it. We do know that over-applications harm plants.
Garden Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide (Facts & Myths)
There is a lot of advice about using hydrogen peroxide for various garden uses but there is little or no research to guide us regarding what works and how to apply it. We do know that over-applications harm plants.
Leaf mold is so simple to create and beneficial for your soil. Just pile your fall leaves and let them decompose and in time you’ll have this organic soil amendment.
How to Make Leaf Mold: A Beneficial Soil Amendment
Leaf mold is so simple to create and beneficial for your soil. Just pile your fall leaves and let them decompose and in time you’ll have this organic soil amendment.
Every gardener will buy soil or soil amendments at some point, but why is this simple task so confusing? What’s the best product to buy? Whether you choose bags or a bulk delivery, there are things to watch out for. Gardening, Ideas, Container Gardening, Outdoor, Diy, Growing Vegetables, Compost, Soil Amendment, Soil Improvement
Buying Soil For Your Garden? Read This First
Every gardener will buy soil or soil amendments at some point, but why is this simple task so confusing? What’s the best product to buy? Whether you choose bags or a bulk delivery, there are things to watch out for.
Follow along with this helpful garden job list to know what to get done month by month through each season. Includes tasks, tips, and tutorials for cold climate gardeners in the United States and Canada (hardiness zones 4 to 8).
2022 Helpful Garden Checklist (What To Get Done Each Season)
Follow along with this helpful garden job list to know what to get done month by month through each season. Includes tasks, tips, and tutorials for cold climate gardeners in the United States and Canada (hardiness zones 4 to 8).
If you prefer to write your garden plans, ideas, and journal notes on paper—not on a computer—this simple, printable garden planner will help. It’s not a how-to guide but instead a basic framework to use throughout the garden year. The planner gives you nudges, you fill it in however you like.
Printable Garden Planner & Notes
If you prefer to write your garden plans, ideas, and journal notes on paper—not on a computer—this simple, printable garden planner will help. It’s not a how-to guide but instead a basic framework to use throughout the garden year. The planner gives you nudges, you fill it in however you like.