Have you ever encountered a slimy, oozing mass in your garden and didn’t know where to turn? Slime mold makes its appearance in the garden in late spring. Neither a plant nor an animal, slime mold is quite fascinating. But do you want it in your garden? Learn all about this unusual organism and how […]
Haver you ever gone out to the garden to sow some seeds and realized you forgot your measuring stick? Proper seed depth and spacing are important for successful germination and healthy plants. Learn this easy trick for getting your measurements right every time – no ruler required!
What do you do with an unusable corner in your kitchen garden? Consider adding an adorable and useful stock tank pond! A permanent source of water in your garden will attract many beneficial creatures. Read on and see how I made mine, step by step.
Are you familiar with daikon radish? This exotic radish from Asia is a powerhouse in the garden. It can improve your soil, protect other plants, and more! Read on to find out all of the practical uses this plant has in the garden.
This succulent centerpiece is an easy DIY project with rustic charm. Add ribbon, stones, or other natural elements to customize the living centerpiece to your taste. Drought tolerant, a succulent centerpiece with a small candle is pretty indoors & out!
I have been thinking a lot about water-efficient gardening as the drought marches on here in Central Texas. Wicking beds are popular in dry areas, but I wanted to see if I could make something completely free of plastic and all of the potentially hazardous chemicals that come with it. Bentonite clay seems to be […]