If you are growing fruit trees, semi-hardy, or tropical trees outdoors in containers in a cold climate, this shows how to keep them safe during the winter and ready to grow again in spring. For … [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.
When it comes to helping pollinators in spring, not all flowering bulbs provide the nectar bees and other insects need. Find out which bulbs can fuel our hungry pollinators while providing beautiful … [Read more...]
There are several ways to overwinter geraniums (Pelargoniums) from your garden. With some newspaper, a cardboard box, paper bag, or a sunny windowsill, you can keep these tender perennials … [Read more...]
Starting new plants from hardwood cuttings is a slow but reliable way to grow free plants for your garden. This method is done in fall or early spring, and works with many deciduous shrubs and … [Read more...]
This printable Fall Gardening Checklist lists important tasks to get done both to protect what you have and get a jump start on spring before winter sets in. It’s a handy way to be sure you get the … [Read more...]
Fall is arguably the most beautiful and enjoyable time of year to work in the garden. Plus,you get apple pie! This is a resource hub for fall gardening tasks, maintenance, sowing and planting, winter … [Read more...]
If you live in a cold climate, there are plenty of annual and perennial flower seeds you can sow in the fall garden. Later, as winter turns to spring, the seeds germinate and new growth begins. It is … [Read more...]