Your gardening friend is practical and hard to buy for. Unless you share her passion, shopping for her may be difficult. There are so many cool things to choose from! That’s why I’ve made this Gift Guide: Best Gifts for Gardeners! I own most of the items on this list and I love them. These […]
Do you know Which Types of Plants/Seeds to Select? I greatly enjoy being able to harvest seeds from plants I’ve grown in my own garden. Being able to have seeds for the following year, instead of going out and buying them, makes me feel even better about what I’m growing in the garden. I buy […]
“In the night the cabbages catch at the moon, the leaves drip silver, the rows of cabbages are a series of little silver waterfalls in the moon.” — Carl Sandburg Come, linkup your garden posts each week and grow with us! An InLinkz Link-up
Prepping your garden for winter is an important step to give you a leg up in the spring. Learn how to put your garden to bed and about the use of cover crops in a backyard garden – they aren’t just for large scale farmers!
My dad is a master gardener and composter who always kept two or three large bins which he turned and rotated, and even let the chickens scratch through now and then. So, when I wanted to start composting for our urban garden, a three-bin setup was my choice. The problem, for me, with bins is […]
Eggplant is one crop I cannot do without in my garden! If you’re thinking about trying your hand at raising some, check out these tips for planting, care of, and harvesting eggplants, as well as some tidbits on a few pests you will need to lookout for.