If you pulled an almost ripe tomato from the vine only to find that it has an eraser size hole in it? Nothing is more frustrating than picking a tomato off the vine only to find that it is rotting from the inside out and has this pencil eraser size hole. Or even worse, it’s […]
Today I thought it was time we talked about garlic! Garlic (Allium sativum) can be used in lots of different ways in the garden. Garlic is well known to have antimicrobial properties, but did you know it can inhibit certain fungus too? From chasing off herbivores to curing fungus, garlic is very versatile and of […]
Have you ever had a Mosquito Plant? If not, you should go right now and buy one! They are amazing at controlling mosquitoes on the porch and patio! Read about their care and purpose here!
A guild is a grouping of plants that supports a central element—such as a fruit tree—for maximum harvest and use of space. Learn more about this permaculture technique for creating a low-maintenance system that also improves biodiversity.
Learn how to make natural insect repellants that are safe for your family, your animals and the environment.
Why waste time and money treating pests, when you can prevent pest problems in the first place? Set aside your organic products and follow this guide to prevent pests from becoming a problem in your garden. Pest problems can be disappointing, frustrating, and a big letdown when a hopeful garden season ends abruptly because of […]