Garden & Greenhouse

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Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – The Rebranding of True Liberty® Bags

Many indoor horticulturists consider True Liberty® Bags the ultimate storage solution for their harvest. True Liberty® Bags’ All-Purpose Home and Garden …

Understanding Natural Pesticides

No matter how careful you are, if you are growing anything, indoors or out, you will eventually have to deal with pests. Since many “organic” growers I …

Organic Hydroponics

Hydroponic gardening, or gardening without soil, is a popular technique employed by many indoor horticulturists because of its accelerated growth rates and …

Ponytail Palm is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Proper Name: Nolina recurvate Common Names: Ponytail palm, Elephant foot palm Light Needs: High Light Best Temperatures: Average room temperature and a …

Presoaking Inert Media for Orchids

You are probably familiar with the need to presoak organic potting media components like bark, as it “opens up” the structure to allow it to absorb and …

Deep Cleaning the Greenhouse

Plants love the warm, humid, cozy protection of a greenhouse. The problem is that pests and diseases love this environment too. Eliminating pests is crucial to …

5 Reasons Houseplants Die

Keeping houseplants alive was much different for our ancestors who lived in homes surrounded by dirt, fields and animals. Most homes today consist of …

Proper Planting Instructions for Trees and Shrubs

If I had a dollar for all the improperly planted trees I have seen over the years, I would be rich! First, dig the hole as deep as the root ball and at least …

Actively Aerated Compost Tea

Gardening trends being what they are, eventually the gardening world tries a new technology in pursuit of bigger, better and healthier plants. A trend that …

Gardening in January No Matter Where You Live

Crazy right?  Gardening in the dead of winter, even if you live in a cold, northern state?  It’s not crazy and there are actually things that work better …