Pests and plant disease are always the bane of any gardener’s existence. Trying to control pests and disease in an indoor garden can be particularly challenging, given that it is also your home and the environment you and your family directly live in. Normal chemicals and sprays won’t work for fear of poisoning the air […]
It might have been when I came home with a 1 gallon Meyer Lemon tree that my S.O. started to realize we were in deep when it came to indoor gardening… but by that time it was too late. That tree was our first deviation from the common indoor houseplant and despite my repeated attempts […]
Mother’s Day is a special occasion filled with celebration all around the world. It is a time where we honor all moms and show our appreciation and gratitude. Mother’s Day takes place on the second Sunday in May. Around this time, flowers and shrubs are beginning to bloom out in the garden. May is a […]
There are so many vegetables you can regrow, that growing plants from kitchen scraps is an easy way to start a garden. You can start regrowing vegetables without spending a dime on seeds or transplants for your garden! Some vegetables need nothing more than a bit of water to get started. Others can require a […]
Here’s a great list of posts about growing both flowers and Veggies in containers.
One day this last Spring, I saw sweet potato slips at the local greenhouse. I wanted them. I love sweet potatoes and thought it would be a great addition to my winter food supply. However, I have planted sweet potatoes before. They looked like they did really well until I went to dig them and […]