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Begonias are a Great Plant for Your Greenhouse

Plant Name: Begonia spp. Common Name: Begonias Light Needs: Protect from hot sun. Best Temperatures: Above 60° F. Water and Humidity Requirements: Let it …

Facts to Know Before You Go Hydro

What is Actually in the Water Where are you sourcing your water from? The answer to this matters more when you’re growing hydroponically. If you’re using …

Magnesium Supplementation for Orchids

Magnesium is a major building-block in the formation of chlorophyll and plays a role in the functioning of plant enzymes to produce carbohydrates, sugars and …

Five Ways to Make Help Nature Make Topsoil

The holy grail of organic gardeners and farmers is how to build topsoil replete with organic matter, high levels of sequestered carbon and an alphabet soup of …

Proper Nutrient Absorption Helps Grow Healthier Crops and Vegetables

Healthier Crops The goal of every farmer and every gardener is to grow bigger, healthier crops and vegetables. Whether the crop is 1000 acres of beans or a …

Garden Room Design Tips

Garden rooms make great additions to the garden and provide you or your family with that extra space that can be used for a number of reasons. Garden room …

How to Build a PVC Greenhouse

Have you ever thought about a PVC greenhouse? I’ve heard about re-bar and PVC greenhouses, but never thought about building one almost entirely out of …

5 Rules for a Culinary Garden

A culinary garden can be the ultimate inspiration for budding cooks and gourmet chefs alike. Like any recipe, start your garden with the basics which are …

Tips for Growing More Organic Food in a Small Space

Organic gardens come in all shapes and sizes. Some people may tend them as a hobby, while others may use the fruits and vegetables to help feed their families. …

Growing and Using Echinacea

Echinacea Facts As a member of the daisy family (Asteraceae), Echinacea, (Scientifically Echinacea purpurea, Echinacea angustifoliia or Echinacea pallida) is …