If you love gorgeous flowers, consider growing poppies in your home garden. Blooming early in the growing season, they definitely steal the show. This gallery of poppies is the perfect antidote to … [Read more...]
Explore my outdoor gardening tips including plant lists for unique situations, seasonal tips, propagation tutorials, and ideas for creating a wonderful garden in any size space.
This is a basic method for taking cuttings from honeysuckle vines and root them for new plants. It is invasive in some areas, but, if you have a cultivar that is fine in your area, it’s a simple way … [Read more...]
Good quality garden tools can last a lifetime with ongoing basic care. When you find a tool that works really well, it’s worth taking the time to maintain it. Confused by pruners? This shows … [Read more...]
How do you know when it is too late to sow seeds outdoors? Are you hoping there is time to sneak in some late flowers or veggies in your garden? I’ll show you how to know if there is time. For more … [Read more...]
The gardener featured here grows a lot of food on her small urban lot. It shows how to feed a family with a city garden. Also see how to grow food indoors all year-round for another way to provide … [Read more...]
Yes, many gardeners make these mistakes. We're sharing them here so you can avoid them. Great way to save yourself some gardening angst. For more, see all of the growing tips here. Popular … [Read more...]
These plant markers are the longest lasting option I have found. They are completely weather-resistant and will last year-round outdoors indefinitely. If you want more creative ones, see these … [Read more...]