Gardening is such an intriguing practice, somewhere between an art and a science. Countless generations of wisdom and experience have been passed along, combining folk wisdom with proven science to result in carefully tended, productive backyard gardens. If you’ve been fortunate enough to come from a gardening family, you have that one trick that helps […]
Winter is here, snow and ice have finished the garden season. Too soon if you ask me. In the winter months there is often this longing for a warmer place. A gardener wants to go south, but who wants to move? Well you can, even without moving. Just move a portion of your garden south. […]
Talk to a gardener for any length of time and eventually gardening zones and frost dates will come up. There is often some confusion about what gardening zones and frost dates are and what that information means. Also, there are some things that these tools don’t tell you that are important to the gardener. So, […]
Gardening in zone 9 is a year round project. Learn what to plant and harvest each month, plus what to do in the dead of summer. Plus tips for other zones.