This second garden book giveaway bundle sponsored by Quarto Publishing features three fan favorites. For more book ideas also see these favorite book excerpts. Giveaway #2 One lucky … [Read more...]
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This simple tutorial shows how to take cuttings from your pothos houseplant (Epipremnum aureum) and root them for new plants. There are also practical tips for How to Grow African Violets From … [Read more...]
Use these step-by-step instructions to make a decorative stone birdhouse for your garden. With the right adhesive these little houses can last outdoors for years to come. To make nesting boxes … [Read more...]
Not sure if your lavender is annual or perennial? Find out the three main types sold in Canada and the United States and why the annual variety is so distinct. Also see common lavender growing … [Read more...]
This lavender dye recipe comes from the book Seasonal Plant Dyes by Alicia Hall. Find out how to use lavender leaves to dye natural fibers. For tips on what supplies to use for fabric dyeing, … [Read more...]
Plant grafting is a propagation method dating back thousands of years where a stem (scion) is fused to a rootstock to create a new plant. Find out how to get started grafting fruit trees and rose … [Read more...]
If you want to grow hollyhocks in your garden and reduce the risk of rust, use these tips. Rust (a fungal disease) can be a big problem with hollyhocks and, while there is no solution, there are … [Read more...]