These step-by-step instructions show you how to grow ginger as a houseplant starting with a piece of ginger root from the grocery store. It’s a simple way to grow a new plant and, yes, you will have … [Read more...]
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When gardeners overwinter their plants, they are providing special care for tender plants that would otherwise not be able to withstand the cold season. For a helpful guide, get the Fall Gardening … [Read more...]
While Dahlias cannot survive the winter in a cold climate garden, you can dig up the tuberous roots in fall and store them (overwinter) until it's time plant them again in spring. For detailed … [Read more...]
Forcing bulbs to flower indoors is a simple way to bring enjoy blooms indoors any time of year. Options include tulips, paperwhites, amaryllis, daffodils, muscari, and more. Also see 20 … [Read more...]
Beeswax has all sorts of creative and practical uses. Naturally made by honeybees, it lasts forever, never expires, and makes beautiful candles, beauty products, batik fabrics, and more. I also … [Read more...]
This window hanging is made from beeswax-dipped leaves, perfectly preserving the beauty of autumn. To get started, make a batch of beeswax dipped leaves using these instructions. Then you're all … [Read more...]
Use this tutorial to make hand-dipped beeswax leaves to preserve the beauty of fall leaf colors—red, orange, yellow, green, and gold—for use in crafts and decorations. Also see how to make a … [Read more...]