Garden & Greenhouse

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Best Supplemental Lighting for Greenhouses

A supplemental lighting system for a greenhouse is a horticultural lighting system that is used in conjunction with solar radiation. In other words, …

Using Light Movers to Maximize Light in an Offseason Greenhouse

Due to the short winter days, Icelandic greenhouses heat through the floor and they maximize their grow lights. The days are short in Iceland from October …

11 Organic Fertilizers

Do your plants keep dropping leaves? Are your plants turning different colors? Both of these are signs that your plants are crying out for help, but your …

Oxalis is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Common Names:  Wood sorrel and false shamrock Light Needs:  High light and full sun. Best Temperatures: At or above 50ºF (10ºC) Water and Humidity …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Oasis® Terra Plug with Soax Advanced

 Making sure a seedling or cutting gets a solid start is an important step when building a successful garden. The way a seedling or cutting begins its journey …

Heating the Winter Greenhouse

Well, it’s hard to believe, but it’s that time of year again. Hopefully you got a chance to clean your greenhouse this fall and check out all of …

Orchid Roots and Culture are Connected

If you’ve hung around the orchid growing community long enough, you’ve probably heard the statement “good roots means a good plant.” While accepting …

7 Types & Signs of Plant Nutrient Deficiency

There are three major signs that your plants are in trouble, especially if they are in a limited or enclosed environment, like a hydroponics system: they’re …