If you are growing fruit trees that are hardy or semi-hardy outdoors in containers in a cold climate, this shows how to keep them safe during the winter and ready to grow again in spring. For … [Read more...]
To 'overwinter' a plant means to keep it alive, somehow, from fall until spring.
There are several ways to overwinter geraniums (Pelargoniums) from your garden. With some newspaper, a cardboard box, paper bag, or a sunny windowsill, you can keep these tender perennials … [Read more...]
Use this simple tutorial to grow an apple tree using the seeds found in fruit from the grocery store. It's an excellent beginner project for anyone wanting to try simple plant propagation. This same … [Read more...]
Winter sowing is a seed starting method that makes use of outdoor conditions (cold weather and sunshine) to germinate seeds. Grab a milk jug or other container and let's get started. If you would … [Read more...]
It is easy to grow sweet potato vine by taking cuttings from existing plants and rooting them in water. Use this method to fill out your summer planters or take cuttings to grow plants indoors during … [Read more...]