You can transplant raspberry canes in spring or fall. A better location with lots of sun, good air circulation, and well-draining soil can help produce lots more fruit. To grow fruit in planters, … [Read more...]
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While most plants prefer near neutral soil pH levels, there are plenty of plants you can grow in acidic (low pH) conditions. Browse the list of trees, shrubs, perennials, climbers, fruits, and … [Read more...]
We hear a lot about ways to alter our soil pH to suit certain plants, but what is soil pH and we should be messing with it? Dive in to learn the basics and find out how your soil pH level can help … [Read more...]
Today we’re talking about how to grow asparagus from crowns (living roots) and how long it takes to have your first harvest. I’ll show you how to plant them and what to expect. While I grow them … [Read more...]
Lots of gardeners are trying no-dig gardening but what exactly is it and what are the benefits? Let's have a look at this approach and why it might be a good option. Growing without tilling or … [Read more...]
No-dig gardening seems like a new concept but it's been mentioned in garden literature for decades—or longer. Let's have a look at its history and some of the influential gardeners who have shared its … [Read more...]
Want to create a miniature garden with living plants? This guide by expert Janit Calvo has all the information and resources you need to get started. Find out about the best plant choices, where to … [Read more...]