Hardly a spring goes by when I’m not tempted to buy plants. It’s not a bad temptation, but I could seriously go WAY overboard on buying plants if I don’t watch it! Plants are kind of like chickens. Can you REALLY have too many? There’s always room for one more! This spring was no different. […]
When I first started gardening, I couldn’t wait to try growing strawberries! These red berries are jam-packed full of vitamins, fiber and antioxidants. I can never resist a bite of a plump, juicy and sweet strawberry. I remember visiting my local garden nursery and noticing these bright red hanging baskets. As I got closer, I […]
Planting strawberries is so simple! Those plants are super hardy and grow very fast. This is a picture tutorial on how to plant and grow strawberries.
You can buy started strawberry plants at the nursery, but by buying bare root strawberry sets you can not only save a ton of money, but get a larger variety and healthier, more vigorous plants! And if your family is like mine, there can never be too many strawberries!
Grow Strawberries in small spaces with this DIY Strawberry Pallet Planter. Using a single wooden pallet, you can create this country chic planter that can house up to 20 healthy plants. Cleverly, this design lets you plant them along the top and through the slats in the side, maximizing space. Learn how to create the […]
Strawberries are a favorite in the garden. To grow your best strawberries, use herbs like comfrey and chives to fertilize and deter pests.