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Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – RIGA XL Greenhouses by Exaco

There are many choices a hobbyist faces when they decide to purchase a greenhouse. All greenhouses are essentially designed to extend the growing season and to …

Cacti are a Great Plant For Your Greenhouse

Plant Name Cactaceae, Various genera Common Name Cacti Light Needs High light and direct sun. Best Temperatures Average room temperature most of the year with …

Unique Container Garden Ideas

If you love fresh vegetables and other garden produce and would like to grow your own vegetables & herbs, you should consider gardening at home. If you …

The Earth Sheltered Greenhouse

If you’re looking for a greenhouse that epitomizes green living, look into building an earth sheltered greenhouse. These greenhouses provide the ultimate …

Homemade Pesticide Recipes

If you want to keep your garden free of pests without the use of toxic chemicals you should consider using homemade pesticides. These are just a few of the …

The Essential Elements of Hydroponic Nutrients

There are 17 essential elements needed for plant growth. Three of them (hydrogen, oxygen, and carbon) are non-mineral elements and are absorbed by plants …

Saving Organic Garden Seeds

Experienced organic gardeners have been saving seeds for as long as they have been gardening. It may sound like a tiring exercise, but it offers numerous …

Foliar Feeding for Plants

Foliar feeding is a great way to get your plants some additional nutrients and improve growth. In cases of root zone issues or lockout, foliar feeding is a …

Orchid Light Level Recommendations

Light is a basic need of all plants, but it is a subject that is often misunderstood. For example, when we hear light level recommendations for a particular …

Medicinal Uses for Jewel Weed

Jewel Weed is the Nearatic species of genus impatiens. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicine. Be careful not to confuse jewel weed …