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How To Set Up Fertigation System: Video

Fertilizing is an important part in producing big productive plants… This video will show how to install a fertigation system, teach you how fertigation works, options available, mixing and much more. It’s great for vegetables...

Tips On Using Lime in the Home Garden

We’ve written about when to lime your lawn, and applying it in the garden and landscape as well. The use of lime for soil is a subject many homeowners write off as – unimportant....

10 Best Tools for Turning the Soil

Part of “building” a good healthy garden is caring for the soil. Just as farmers use a tractor to plow and turn the soil, homeowners needs to do the same to blend the compost,...

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 can call the hummingbird favorite flowers. The presence of birds, especially the...

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, but you’ll always commit new ones each and every year....

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 garden or landscape. Unfortunately, I have not been able to...

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 plants are most likely to thrive at a location. The...

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 of buying a new plastic pot down at garden center,...

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 start your own farm… yea right! Truth is the tomatoes will...

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, offering tips needed for the proper care and grooming of...