20+ Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (flowers & vegetables)
Get your garden started early by planting your seeds in eggshells indoors before the weather permits outdoor growth. There are several reasons why eggshells are the perfect pot for this, but the biggest is that they are cheap (free really), full of calcium to give your seedlings that extra boost, and easy to plant in the garden when ready (the shell can stay on!).
How To Grow Asparagus: Plant It Once & Harvest For Decades
Growing asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) requires patience but boy, is the payoff worth it. Although it takes up to three years to really get going, this perennial plant will produce a bountiful harvest year after year for up to 30 years.
Pallet Vertical Herb Garden
Vertical Pallet Herb Garden We love our gardens. There is always sense of contentment and tranquility that comes from observing either a single flower, or the patchworks of color and texture in a well-tended garden. The same feeling comes from seeing fresh herbs spilling green and sweet-smelling ...
Late spring and early summer bless us with some of our most beloved flowers-- hydrangeas. Learn about keeping your hydrangeas happy with tips from this gardener. #gardenideas #hydrangeatips #howtogrowhydrangeas #summergarden #southernliving
Slinky Hack and Trellis for a Favorite Flowering Vine
I’m sharing my favorite flowering summer vine and a creative way to help it climb that I discovered, with a Slinky! Black-eyed Susan vine (Thunbergia alata) is a favorite easy-to-grow floweri…
How to Grow Ferns From Clippings | Hunker
The lace-like leaves of ferns fascinate for many reasons. Adaptable and hardy, ferns can thrive indoors in many ways. If you have one bushy fern, you can easily grow new baby ferns from a single frond clipping with the right humid environment and a good amount of time and care.
I have 2 raised garden beds and NO gardening experience! I'd love to grow different herbs. What would you recommend for someone who has no idea what they are doing (but super eager to learn). I live in Australia & the garden is in the sun for most of the day
I have 2 raised garden beds and NO gardening experience! I'd love to grow different herbs. What would you recommend for someone who has no idea what they are doing (but super eager to learn). I live in Australia the garden is in the sun for most of the day - gardening
How to Plant & Grow Garlic
It's easy to grow garlic! Plant in containers or in the garden for a huge harvest. Learn the types of garlic, when to plant garlic, best fertilizers, and more.
Plant lemongrass as a natural way to keep mosquitoes away.
Buy a mature plant from an Asian market or grocery store. When you get it home, trim the tops of the plant and remove any dead parts. Plant it in a clear jar of water and place on a sunny windowsill. Within a few weeks, it will develop roots and can be transplanted to your garden.
Pruning and Training Wisteria - FineGardening
Wisteria can live a long, healthy life with no pruning at all, happily twining, climbing, and sprawling over everything in its path. But for the gardener who has limited space and wants to enjoy more visible and abundant wisteria flowers, a pruning routine becomes a necessary chore.