Mention the tropics and what do you think of? (Hint: something that grows) Palm trees! Want to know the best part? You can have some of the more cold hardy palm trees right at home in your garden even if you get cold winters. I'll share with you the different varieties and how you can add them to your garden.
Why is it that having a garden is so important? Is it limited to only being important for your family’s well-being? Or is it really able to cause an amazing impact on the larger environment outside of the confines of your property?
There are many benefits to growing your own healthy and fresh vegetables. While you can go the traditional route of planting directly in the ground, there are other ways to grow that are better, especially if you are space-constrained. Here are the best places to grow food.
One way many gardeners expect to save money is to do everything themselves. That is an applaudable goal and something I strive for as well. However not everything should be done by the gardener, especially if it could injure someone or cause property damage. Time to call in the experts!
Your garden is likely not the stereotypical perfect garden that is portrayed in advertising. It probably has flaws that drive you nuts and make you want to give up gardening. But there are solutions or workarounds for all those annoying garden problems.
The start of the new year is a cue to start doing your vegetable garden planning, what vegetables you will grow, where they will be planted and the timing of seeding, transplanting and direct sowing. It sounds daunting and a lot of hard work but it can be done quickly, cheaply, easily and effectively.
Happy New Year! It is 2018 and time to start thinking about gardening goals you will be making for the new year. I have several goals that I want to achieve in order to work towards a more tranquil garden that may inspire you to set similar goals.
It is nearing the end of the year and it is time to reflect on the year that was. What inspiring achievements did I manage to make in my garden this year?