Succulents require a different way of watering than the normal houseplant and getting this wrong will not only lead to unhealthy looking succulents but in some cases the death of your plant. Now you may be wondering how often to water your succulent plants? Or you be worried that your succulent may be dying due […]
There are many advantages to starting seeds indoors versus directly seeding them. Transplanting can extend your growing season by several weeks because you are starting the plants weeks before the last frost. It allows you to closely control and monitor the environment when your plants are most vulnerable. Planting indoors also improves your plants chances […]
If you are new to gardening, microgreens are a perfect way to start learning and practicing your gardening skills. They grow quickly and easily. Growing microgreens is a simple process that can be done all year round. You may recognize microgreens from seeing them served as a garnish on dishes in gourmet restaurants. Aside from […]
Buying plants at the local garden center can be incredibly expensive. Instead, build yourself a grow light box system and save a ton of money on plants this year!
Build a customer indoor growing stand for seed starting and indoor gardening using simple and inexpensive materials available at your local hardware store. The platform is fully expandable and customizable to suit your growing needs and can be adjusted as seedlings and pants grow larger. A perfect afternoon project for the modern homesteader!
When you think of an amaryllis flower, the first image that comes to mind may be the classic ‘Red Lion’ bloom. This flower is usually sold as part of a popular holiday gift kit. It’s popularity stems from the fact that this bulb is very easy to grow and will definitely add that burst of […]