I really love growing herbs. Nothing beats freshly harvested herbs to really perk up a homemade meal. I grow about 20 different herbs every year for both food and medicine. While some herbs have given me a really hard time getting them to grow (I’m looking at you white sage!) other herbs, have gotten completely […]
Whether you garden year-round or slow down in the fall and winter months, learn the best way to prepare your growing space for fall.
Have you ever planned your gardening schedule around mosquitoes? I sure have, and I finally decided to take action by learning more about them and how to avoid those itchy bites. Read all about mosquitoes and how you can reduce them in your yard, so you can lessen your chance of getting bit.
Learn how to calculate the number of days you have in your growing season and select the best varieties of edibles to make the most of your growing season.
It’s that time of year when pests are waking up, and we all need a plan in case they get out of hand – like they sometimes do. Here are my top three tips for removing garden pests – from eggs to mature adult – when a pest problem seems to be escalating or for […]
Many trees and shrubs purchased over the internet are shipped to customers as bare root trees. These young trees are shipped with no soil around their roots and without a container (such as a plant pot). Even though they are shipped without soil, these trees are often very healthy and quick to establish in their […]