There are many advantages to starting seeds indoors versus directly seeding them. Transplanting can extend your growing season by several weeks because you are starting the plants weeks before the last frost. It allows you to closely control and monitor the environment when your plants are most vulnerable. Planting indoors also improves your plants chances […]
If you are new to gardening, microgreens are a perfect way to start learning and practicing your gardening skills. They grow quickly and easily. Growing microgreens is a simple process that can be done all year round. You may recognize microgreens from seeing them served as a garnish on dishes in gourmet restaurants. Aside from […]
When you think of an amaryllis flower, the first image that comes to mind may be the classic ‘Red Lion’ bloom. This flower is usually sold as part of a popular holiday gift kit. It’s popularity stems from the fact that this bulb is very easy to grow and will definitely add that burst of […]
Fall is officially here and that means that gardening is coming to a halt for the year. I’ve been spending a lot of time preserving my fresh veggies and herbs for the winter. I use herbs in so many different things that I just can’t be without them! I’ve dehydrated and stored almost all of […]
Would you like to start an indoor herb garden? Here are 8 easy herbs to grow in your indoor herb garden year round.
Growing herbs on your kitchen windowsill is a practical way to bring the growing garden indoors. One benefit is that it’s easy to have fresh herbs at your fingertips to snip off and add while preparing a meal. Another is that you don’t have to worry so much about the herbs being contaminated with dirt […]