Can hostas grow in the sun? Yes, while we think of hostas as shade plants, there are dozens of varieties that thrive in full-sun conditions so long as the roots receive consistent moisture and never … [Read more...]
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Use these tips to create the right watering routine for your indoor plants. How often they need water will vary by type of plant, size, season, and more. If you are going away, this has tips for … [Read more...]
Want to clean marking pen off plastic? We tested various household products on plastic plant tags to see which ones would remove both markings and stains created by Sharpies and more. If you are … [Read more...]
Leave the leaves! There are so many beneficial uses for fall leaves including mulching garden beds, insulating plants from damaging winter conditions, creating nutritious compost, and providing … [Read more...]
Are eggshells good for plant growth? A beneficial source of calcium? Can they deter slugs? Let's look at what's known about eggshells as a fertilizer and pest deterrent in the garden. A lot of … [Read more...]
These clay pot lighthouses are an easy craft project to make with kids and can be completed in an afternoon. A solar lamp on top makes them glow at night—it’s very pretty! If you would like more … [Read more...]
Want a mini flower garden in an unusual location? This DIY planter is made from a hanging shoe organizer. It's a smart way to add a splash of living color to patio walls, a doghouse, or the top of a … [Read more...]