Garden & Greenhouse

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Make Indoor Vertical Gardening Convenient And Fun

It is always fun and fascinating to transform one of the walls of your home into an indoor vertical garden. It is not only easy and convenient to create one of …

Celebrating Cedar Trees

A few weeks ago, while doing a kitchen remodel, we were shopping to replace a set of shelves. We searched everywhere: home centers, department stores, etc. …

Requirements for Successful Soil-Based Vegetable Gardening

Much has been written on what it takes to have a successful vegetable gardening experience, so it is difficult to know where to start without repeating what …

Plan Your Flower Beds

During the winter months I look forward to the first of the year. Not only because the sun sets a little later, and in the back of my mind I know that the days …

A Greenhouse Provides Many Advantages for Hydroponic Gardening

Hydroponic gardening is the science of growing plants in a controlled environment without soil – free from soil borne pests and diseases. Hydroponically …

What Do You Grow in a Greenhouse?

Once you’ve got your greenhouse ready, it can be difficult to know exactly what to grow. All sorts of things will grow in a greenhouse, and most will grow at …

Use a Cold Frame Greenhouse to Maximize The Natural Warmth Of The Sun

A cold greenhouse is not warmed by a heating device. The environment is warmer than the outside – this is due to the heat of the sun’s rays being …

Creative Window Box Ideas

When it comes to window box ideas, personality will tell the whole story. Plants are a good way to keep a window box neutral and flowers are a good way to add …

Orchid Leaves Turning Yellow? Find Out Why and How to Solve It

If your orchid leaves are turning yellow it isn’t always cause for concern, but it is definitely a good reason to take a closer look. The simplest and …

Hot Bed – A Simple Greenhouse

A hot bed is simply a cold frame which has bottom heat incorporated into it. The old fashioned way is to use manure for the heat source. The recipe for this is …