If you are like me, you are forgetful. And if you are forgetful, sometimes you forget to water the seedlings. And when you forget to water the seedlings, they die. So I was pretty excited when I experimented with making simple recycled soda bottle greenhouses to start seedlings in. You can use these to plant […]
As the weather begins to warm up, more time is spent outside enjoying the great outdoors. Just as you add beautiful decor and floral arrangements inside your home, why not spruce up your yard or patio with some beautiful hanging plants? They add visual interest and a pop of color to any outdoor space. Hanging […]
Since we have limited growing space, we have to think outside the box often in our gardening. We will do this by using buckets, pots and containers to grow tomatoes. Growing tomatoes in containers is a great way for just about anyone to have a garden fresh beauty for sandwiches, salads or just munching on.
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 […]