Don't throw out your zonal geraniums! With some newspaper, a cardboard box, or a sunny windowsill, you can keep these tender perennials for the winter and have fresh blooms in the spring and summer. … [Read more...]
To 'overwinter' a plant means to keep it alive, somehow, from fall until spring.
Tips for growing vegetables in the winter outdoors in a cold-climate garden like mine here in Ontario, Canada. I recently also built a lean-to greenhouse next to our house to grow even more veggies … [Read more...]
Sweet potato vine is easy to grow. You can start a sweet potato vine from cuttings using this easy method as it grows roots in water. You can also grow clematis and honeysuckle vines from cuttings … [Read more...]
If you are growing trees like figs in containers in a cold climate, this shows how to over-winter it and keep it in good health for many years to come. For more, see all of the Empress of Dirt … [Read more...]