Have you ever opened a seed packet with seeds so tiny you wonder if they really are seeds? It’s those incredibly small seeds—including carrots, poppies, and lobelia—that can slip from our … [Read more...]
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Got an old or broken birdbath? Turn it into a beautiful garden planter. Have a look at these ideas to see what you can plant in a shallow birdbath using annuals, succulents, and more, or how to turn … [Read more...]
This is a basic method for taking cuttings from honeysuckle vines and root them for new plants. You can propagate honeysuckle throughout the growing season. Here in North America, some honeysuckle … [Read more...]
Some of the food crops we grow need pollination and others do not. Use this simple tip to remember which fruits and vegetables need help from insects like bees or the wind to produce a harvest. This … [Read more...]
The advice to use Epsom salts in the garden is the top garden myth that never goes away. The internet is filled with articles and anecdotes about how great they are for your plants but it's just not … [Read more...]
These creative ideas for plant containers come from home gardens. Discover ways to make unique planters with inexpensive and recycled garden pots and some wonderful plants. Want something with … [Read more...]
This DIY outdoor privacy screen is freestanding, and can be built in an afternoon. I added some decorative and functional bug hotels to display favorite natural treasures from the garden. This is a … [Read more...]