I have always fantasized about having my very own cutting garden. I’ve definitely grown many flowers that look like they are straight out of a floral fairytale. These include dahlias, gladiolus and calla lilies. Although I have grown these flowers, I’ve never really taken the time to design a designated space for these blooms. With […]
Right this minute, especially if you live in the Northeast, most of our gardens are in hibernation mode. We might have some houseplants blooming, maybe an amaryllis or some paperwhites. As far as the outdoor gardens go, there still might be some snow to deal with and some February storms to come. In the meantime, […]
There are so many benefits to gardening with plasticulture. One of the biggest benefits is increased growth rates and production. I’ll give you an in depth report of what our plasticulture garden looks like just three weeks after starting it. Spoiler alert- we have already started harvesting!
There are many reasons that you should consider starting your vegetable plants from seeds, if you don’t already. This article lists my top five reasons for starting them from seeds.
This infographic of 3 easy crops for the kitchen gardener will help create garden beds that require less effort, are visually appealing, and perhaps help with pest issues.
This year has probably been one of my hardest years when it came to growing crops. Why was it hard you ask? Well, I hardly grew any! You see, in the spring I decided to take on a giant garden project. I tore down my entire vegetable garden, so I could rebuild. I have to […]