15 Flowers Hummingbirds Love To Visit

Hummingbirds make wonderful additions to the garden. Hummingbird flowers and hummingbird feeders will help attract them to the garden. But, there are plants like these 15 we...

8 No No’s In The Vegetable Garden

Irrespective of whether you are a beginner or a guru in growing vegetables, making mistakes is inevitable. You might not repeat the old mistakes,...

Cool Looking Hands Cupped Stone Garden Planter

I posted this hand cupped planter… cause I thought it was interesting. I’ll bet you can think of many places it could work in a...

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

People are always asking what planting zone they live in. The new updated 2012 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map will help you determine which...

How to Find Free Pots And Containers For Your Garden

When it comes to potting things up, it seems like you never have enough containers of the right size. If you’ve ever had the pleasure...

Growing Tomatoes Upside Down: Pros and Cons

Most of us have seen the commercials for “Topsy Turvy Upside Down Tomato Planter” and how you’ll be able to grow enough tomatoes to...

How To Care For A Begonia: Video

Begonias come in all sizes, shapes, flower colors and with the rex begonia – leaf designs. Below is a good video on begonia care,...

Tips On Planting With Biodegradable Seed Starter Pots

There are many homemade ways make biodegradable containers to start your own seeds, from toilet paper rolls, newspapers and eggshells. Commercially, peat pots like...

How To Make Colorful Beds With SunPatiens®

SunPatiens® is a more vigorous variety of “impatiens” a popular color choice in the garden for decades. SunPatiens® sometimes called “sun impatiens” perform in...

How To Make A Strawberry Tower Using 5 Gallon Buckets

There is nothing like walking outside and picky off your own fresh strawberries to pop in your mouth. Even with limited space like on a...

How To Coil And Store A Garden Hose

Coiling your garden hose can help to minimize tangles and storing the hose correctly will prolong its lifespan. Check out how to properly coil...

How To Grow a 100 Pounds of Potatoes in a Barrel

Container gardening is not only for colorful flowers, but also for those interested in maximizing their yields. Growing potatoes in a barrel reduces weeding, exposure...

How To Make A Vertical Strawberry Tube Planter

We’ve shared two post on growing strawberries which people really liked. The strawberry tower in a 5 gallon bucket and the strawberry pallet planter tutorial....

How To Grow Amazing Vegetables Easily With Cheap Plastic Buckets

If you are tight on space or struggled with growing vegetables, teenager Max and Grant Buster can show you how to grow amazing vegetables...

How To Make A Homemade Tick Repellent Recipe

Ticks are a pest that do not bother our plants but are something to concern yourself with while working with plants. Ticks feed off the...

How To Make A Pallet Garden

Pallets are being used for all kinds of things these days indoors and out. Mavis from onehundreddollarsamonth.com shows how she put together a a pallet...

How To Make A Drip Feeder for Vegetables With A Soda...

One of the advantages of drip irrigation is that moisture at delivered to the roots, instead of watering overhead which can cause fungus issues...

Top 10 Plants To Start Growing In June

Some people get an early start and others… well they jump on the veggie growing train a little late. However, even though it is June,...

How To Easily Make Bottom Heat For Seed Starting

Maintaining an even soil temperature can improve starting seeds at any time of the year not just getting a jump start on spring. Here is...

How to Make A Raised Garden Bed From Pallets

Many gardeners are gardening in raised beds. Easier on the back and the ability to improve the soil mix of the raised bed garden for better...