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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...

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 these have been around for decades. MrBrownThumb says, “not all biodegradable...

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 full sun, high heat, and other difficult weather, keeping your...

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 deck, patio or balcony, you can grow fresh strawberries in...